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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 7-- Illegal gratification - Demand of Rs.200/- - Demand not made in presence of any other witness - Statement of complainant only cannot ipso facto be accepted that demand has been actually raised by the appellant - Merely because the amount was placed in the drawer of accused does not mean that there..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Trap laid - Recovery of Rs.800/- from open almirah - Accused merely a clerk taking plea that he being unable to help complainant as such there is no question of demand - Further, complainant himself was an accused u/s 420 and shadow witness was under suspension - Plea of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 7, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Demand of bribe - Recovery on raid in presence of Sarpanch - Sarpanch not appeared as PW but appeared as defence witness - Sarpanch deposing that no demand was made in his presence - Complainant and shadow witness supported prosecution - Testimony of Sarpanch ignored and office bearers of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d)-- Illegal gratification - Demand of Rs.250/- by Patwari for supplying copy of revenue record - Complainant and shadow witness turned hostile - Police Officer who conducted raid did not offer himself for search - Discrepancies in prosecution version with regard to recovery - Demand not proved by..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13-- Illegal gratification - Recovery of tainted currency notes in a trap - Demand not proved as shadow witness was standing at a distance where he could not hear the demand - I.O. did not offer himself for search before effecting search of the accused and this factor assumes significance as there is..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 12-- Illegal gratification - Accused apprehended in trap and currency notes recovered - Shadow witness did not support the charge and turned hostile - Giver of bribe is accomplice - Court to look for independent corroboration before recording conviction - Positive result of phenolphthalein test is not..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(2), 7-- Illegal gratification - Tainted money - Recovery of - Shadow witness turned hostile and independent witnesses not examined - Recovery of tainted money proved by Senior Officer as also the complainant - There was no reason for the Senior Officer to falsely implicate the accused - It is often very..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Demand and acceptance of Rs.35,000/- as bribe for registration of documents of property sale - Acquittal of accused - Decoy witness PW 2 resiled and turned hostile - Shadow witness though supported the case but was not corroborated by any other evidence - Money was recovered from beneath pillow..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1947, Section 5(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 161-- Recovery of currency note of Rs.20/- denomination on the pad of the table - Defence that PW1 tried to thrust currency note in hands of accused and while brushed aside fell on table - Currency note recovered from table pad and not from person or table drawer of accused - Lady constable a shadow..........

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