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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12-- Contempt of Court - Unconditional apology - Assertion made in contempt petition basically pertain to unwarranted speeches, letters written or statements given by appellant advocate - However, appellant tendered unconditional apology and undertakes that he shall not speak on subject in issue in..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 12-- Illegal gratification - Investigation - Initial investigation of case was done by CBI which has no jurisdiction to the same - However, later on investigation handed over to Anti Corruption Branch - Even if one part of investigation has been carried out by CBI, it cannot be said to be illegal,..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 12-- Illegal gratification - Accused offered bribe to a CBI officer for showing favour to him in a case which was under investigation by CBI - It is established beyond doubt that accused went to office and offered Rs.5,000 to PW1 and he immediately caught and handed over to police - Defence of accused..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, 482, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 12, 13(2), 13(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence by public servant - Received Illegal gratification from co-accused - Quashing of proceedings - Receiving of illegal gratification is no way connected with discharging of official duties by petitioner, therefore, sanction is not mandatory to prosecute petitioner..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006, Section 12, 3-- Marriage of girl aged 14 years with the boy aged above 18 years - Love affair between parties - Marriage between parties is either void as envisaged u/s 12 of the Act or voidable as per S.3 of the Act...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006, Section 12-- Marriage of girl aged 14 years with the boy aged above 18 years - Marriage is an offence u/s 9 of the Act - Till the minor child attains the age of majority, parties are merely contracting parties and not husband and wife - Question of handing over custody of minor to boy does not arise, as he..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12-- Criminal contempt - Moral turpitude - An Advocate convicted for contempt of Court and sentenced to 6 months imprisonment and that he shall not enter the premises of Concerned District Judge for a period of 5 years - However, advocate filed an affidavit tendering unconditional apology before High..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Application u/s 12 of Domestic Violence Act - Limitation - S.468 Cr.P.C. is applicable to proceedings u/s 31 and not to an application u/s 12 of D.V. Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Punjab Entertainment Duty, 1955, Section 10A, 12, Punjab Entertainment Duty Rules, 1956, Rule 17-- Duty - Prescribed authority has been given power to proceed to levy entertainment dury within period of five years from date duty become payable - Rule 17 provides that notice issued for assessment shall not relate to perior prior to five years from date of issuance of notice...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Punjab Entertainment Duty, 1955, Section 12-- Revision - Power of revision can be invoked by Excise & Taxation commissioner suomotu or on application made with period of 60 days from date of order passed by authority subordinate to him - Does not debar revision filed by department being party to litigation - Commissioner can revise order..........

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