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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Divorce petition by husband alleging mental and physical cruelty on part of wife - Acts of cruelty stood condoned by husband and parties started living together - No evidence that wife caused any further cruelty to husband - Dismissal of divorce petition merely on basis of said..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13, 4-- Illegal gratification - Presumption - Accused while posted as driver and TVF demanded Rs.25,00 as illegal gratification for disposing of challan without having any authority - Only an amount of Rs.2,500 as composite fee imposed on complainant however actual fee is Rs.5,100 - Feeble attempt was..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13, 4, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Illegal gratification - Probation - No leniency should be shown towards a corrupt official - At least, those who are caught red handed, should be asked o face the consequences - Conviction upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand, acceptance and recovery of illegal gratification not proved - There is no presumption of guilt u/s.20 of P.C.Act - Presumption of innocence is in favour of accused and he was acquitted on merits by trial court - High Court exceeded its jurisdiction by overlooking..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Demand of Rs.500 for issuing copy of jamabandi - Tainted currency notes recovered from drawer of table of accused and were kept in the handkerchief of accused - When fingers of accused dipped in a solution of sodium carbonate colour of solution turned pink - Although shadow..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 9, Rule 13, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 5, Rule 17, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Ex parte decree of divorce - Setting aside - Service of summons through publication - Summons when received back with endorsement `unclaimed' Court without resorting to provision of O.5.R.17 which provides service by affixation resorted to service of notice through publication - Held, wife was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 321-- Illegal gratification - Withdrawal of prosecution case - Public prosecutor is required to act in good faith, peruse the materials on record and form an independent opinion that withdrawal of case would really subserve the public interest at large - However, in the instant case Public Prosecutor..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 15, 2(c), 13- - Contempt of Court - Truth can be pleaded as defence in contempt proceedings : (i) Court may permit truth as a defence if two things are satisfied, viz., (i) it is in public interest and (ii) the request for invoking said defence is bona fide...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 15, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 19, 20, Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 13(as, Commissions of Inquiry Act, 1952, Section 10A- - Sitting Judge of Supreme Court appointed Chairman of Enquiry Commission - Scandalous remarks against commission published in a news paper - Contempt of Court not made out - Commission is not a Court - Held, (i) Commission appointed under Act of 1952 is not a Court for the purpose of Contempt of..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Mental cruelty - Wife leveling reckless and scandalous allegation against husband that he maintained illicit intimacy with a neighbour - Such false allegation caused severe mental agony to husband as it become impossible for him to lead matrimonial life with her - Husband, held, entitled..........

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