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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Complainant as well as shadow witness and official witness had deposed as per prosecution case but prosecution story appear to be doubtful - Prosecution has not come up with true facts and this renders prosecution case doubtful - Held, whenever there is doubt in prosecution..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7,13-- Illegal gratification - It is always desirable to have a shadow witness in the trap party but mere absence of such a witness would not vitiate the whole trap proceedings...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 20, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d)-- Demand of bribe - Proof - Demand, acceptance and recovery proved - One witness not completely supported prosecution case and turned hostile in respect of demand of bribe - Held, same will not belie otherwise convincing and cogent testimony of shadow witness - Conviction proper...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 13(1)(d),, 7-- Illegal gratification - Bank Manager demanded and accepted illegal gratification for sanctioning loan - Loan stood already sanctioned and disbursed a day before complaint - Shadow witness did not accompany complainant to prove demand and acceptance of bribe money - Complainant turned hostile..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13-- Accused a public servant demanded bribe for registration of certain documents - Tainted currency notes recovered from the peon of the accused - Shadow witness denied that demand was ever made in his presence - Independent witness did not support the prosecution case - Official witnesses who were..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2)-- Patwari demanded bribe to enter mutation - Material discrepancies in the statement of complainant and shadow witness with regard to the visit of the office of the accused, purchase of the plot and with regard to time taken by the police party in raid - Independent witness not joined - Official..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d)-- Illegal gratification - Accused acquitted as (1) There is no independent witness to the demand of illegal gratification; (2) Trap witnesses are most interested witnesses therefore some independent evidence ought to have been made on the part of the raiding party - In the absence of independent..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(a)(ii), 7-- Illegal gratification - Recovery of tainted currency notes - Shadow witness not examined - No reason assigned for his non examination - Demand was made in presence of shadow witness - Bribe money was paid in his presence - Members of raiding party swung into action on signal by shadow witness - It..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1), 7-- Illegal gratification - Tainted money alleged to be recovered from the possession of accused in presence of shadow witness - Shadow witness not examined - Complainant also failed to identify the accused in court - Held, accused cannot be convicted as there was no proof of any demand and acceptance..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Recovery of tainted currency notes from the right side drawer of table of the accused and not from the person of accused - Saucer over which hands of the accused were got washed was brought by the raiding party - Possibility of saucer having been already treated with..........

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