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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973-- Case instituted on police report and case instituted otherwise than on police report - Difference - In former case, there is no scope for prosecution to examine any witness at the stage where Magistrate is to consider whether a charge is to be framed or not - Whereas, in cases instituted otherwise..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 343, 340, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193-- Compliant u/s 340 Cr.P.C. - Offence u/s 193 IPC - Magistrate examined complainant and some other witnesses before framing charge against accused - It was in the form of summary inquiry to be satisfied as to whether materials on record would justify framing of charge against accused or not - High..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, Section 3, 5-- Termination of pregnancy - Rape victim - Victim aged 35 years, a destitute woman, living in shelter home - Necessity of consent for termination of pregnancy is only of victim - There was no reason whatsoever to implead husband and father of victim, as concept of consent by a guardian in the case..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357A, Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971, Section 3, 5-- Victim compensation - Rape victim - Non-termination of pregnancy due to fault of hospital authorities and Court - Destitute victim aged 35 years, who is HIV+ve and is carrying 17 weeks pregnancy brought to shelter home - She wanted to terminate her pregnancy but termination was not carried out for..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(b)(ii)(C)-- Charas - Recovery of 1.50 kg - Tampering of contraband - Reduction in weight of charas of 8.5 gm - It is evident from FSL report and CRCL report, that there is nothing on record to suggest that there is tampering of contraband recovered from accused - Thus, discrepancy in weight of contraband has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 302, 343, 210, 218, 120B-- Robbery and murder - Cause of death is asphyxia - A-1 to A-3 caused injury to deceased and thereafter dragged and dumped him into bushes besides the road - Evidence on record shows that A-1 to A-3 tried to cover up their crime by filing closure report that death of deceased was due to accident -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 506-- Rape of 11 years minor girl - Unnatural offence with 7 years old girl on point of knife - Knife recovered at instance of accused - Victim girl subjected to medical examination soon after incident - Medical report of victims corroborates ocular evidence - Finding of blood of victims on clothes of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Appeal against rejection of cancellation report - Injured witness has specifically named petitioner and alleged that petitioner was driving vehicle and other accused came in that vehicle along with arms and weapons - Though, no specific injury has been attributed but driving vehicle upto place of..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Special Marriage Act, 1954, Section 24-- Annulment of marriage - Wife suffering from mental disorder - Report of Medical Board shows that wife is not suffering from any psychological disorder - There is no history to that effect either - Only husband stated that wife is suffering from mental disorder, which is not supported by cogent..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Anticipatory Bail - Accused remained in detention for more than two months till their release on bail by trial Court - Initially Section 307 IPC was invoked in FIR and dropped at later stage on basis of initial MLR of victim but subsequently re-added in wake of another report drawn up by local..........

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