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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Employees of public sector corporations are not entitled to protection u/s 197 Cr.P.C as `public servant'...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Question of sanction u/s 197 Cr.P.C with regard to appellant Nos. 3 and 4 treating them to be `public servant' simply does not arise, as they ceased to be government employees after their absorption in Corporation, prior to complaint - As regarding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Bank Manager of a nationalized bank - Not removable by or save with the sanction of Government - Not covered u/s 197 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - In order to attract rigor of S.197 Cr.P.C, it is necessary that offence alleged against a Government Officer must have some nexus or/and relation with discharge of his official duties as a Government Officer - In the instant case alleged offences committed while not..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, 239-- Sanction for prosecution - Facts on record prima facie shows that sanction order was issued - Validity of sanction can be tested at the time of trial - Plea of defence also can be considered during trial - Discharge application rightly rejected...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Sanction for prosecution - Complaint against government doctor u/s 304-A IPC - As doctor was performing official duties, therefore, sanction for prosecution was required from competent authority to prosecute petitioner u/s 197 Cr.P.C, as alleged act was done by petitioner in discharge of his..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Object of S.197 Cr.P.C is to protect public servants to ensure that they are not prosecuted for anything done by them in discharge of their official duties without reasonable cause - However, such protection is provided only for act done by public..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Complaint against police personnels - Allegation of beating and hurling abuse levelled against petitioners - There is no requirement of sanction u/s 197 Cr.P.C, as act of petitioners does not come within the purview of discharge of official duty - Petition for quashing..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/s 354 IPC - Complainant alleged outraging her modesty by A-2 by embracing her and pulling her saree in backside of outpost on pretext of recording her statement - Such action cannot by any stretch of imagination be said to have been committed in course of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, 397-- Sanction for prosecution - Cannot be gone into by Court in a Revision - Said issue requires examination by Court below before taking cognizance - Court can examine whole materials, and see whether sanction is required to prosecute petitioners and others - Order passed by Court below taking..........

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