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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Sentence of imprisonment - Held, offender convicted of the offence u/s 138 of the N.I. Act need not be incarcerated in prison for a term as part of the punishment for such offence, except in a case involving exceptional circumstances justifying such punishment...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Partner or proprietor of firm - Contradictory stands taken in notice and complaint - In the statement recorded u/s 313 Cr.P.C. it has not been put to accused whether he was a proprietor or a partner of the firm and what is his concern with the firm - Opportunity to explain..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 18, 27-- Opium - Recovery of 25 grams - As per Central Government notification if an accused is found in possession upto 25 grams of opium then such accused can be awarded such sentence as meant for 'small quantity' - Sentence reduced to already undergone i.e. two years and 7 months...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Two cheques of Rs.42, 600 and Rs.50, 000 - In each case accused sentenced to 2 months SI and to pay compensation in the value of the cheque amount - Entire cheque amounts paid - Sentence reduced to 15 days SI in each case which to run concurrently and compensation enhanced to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 326, 34-- Offence u/s 307 IPC - High Court reduced sentence from 10 years to 7 years without giving reasons - Injuries inflicted serious in nature - Sentence of accused to whom serious injuries attributed enhanced from 7 years to 10 years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Death sentence - Rarest of rare cases - Mitigating circumstances - There was murder of six members of a family including helpless women and children - Trial Court convicted and imposed death sentence on all the accused for offences u/s 302/149 IPC - In appeal High Court converted death sentence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- One shot - Accused aimed at the head of the deceased and fired the shot which hit him on his head and that too was fired from a close range - Held, accused is guilty of offence u/s 302 and not u/s 304 IPC - Sentence of life imprisonment, upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- FIR including the judgment of conviction and the order of sentence, recorded by the trial Court and affirmed by the appellate Court can be quashed at the revisional stage, if the facts and circumstances, of a particular case, so warrant...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20-- Parole - Conviction under NDPS Act - Accused sentenced to 10 years RI - Accused serving sentence of 9 years and seven months - Seeking parole for four month to repair house - Parole of one month granted...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 7-- Illegal gratification - Conviction - Incident 9 years old - Sentence reduced to one year from one year and half month...........

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