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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Speedy trial - To improve the administration of justice in public interest, Supreme Court gave the guidelines for sustaining common man's faith in the rule of law and the justice delivery system, both being inextricably linked...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, 22(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 304-- Death sentence without giving assistance of counsel for defence - Fair trial - De novo trial - For an occurrence of 1997, appellant, a Pakistani, was arrested in 1998 and since then he is in judicial custody - Charge against him was framed on 18.02.1999 and it took more than five years for..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 468, 471, 467-- Quashing of proceedings - FIR lodged in 1990 - Cognizance taken in 2000 - Held, manner of investigation spreading over a period of ten years - Initiation of proceeding is an abuse and misuse of process of Court - Any action if allowed to continue would result in great injustice - Applicants have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 18, Rule 4-- Object - Purpose and object of the provision is speedy trial of the case and to save precious time of Court as the examination-in-chief of a witness is now mandated to be made on affidavit with a copy thereof to be supplied to the opposite party...........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Speedy justice - Criminal revision - Held, delay is a very relevant factor and every accused is entitled to speedy justice in view of Art.21 of Constitution of India, which encompasses all the stages, namely, stage of investigation, enquiry, trial, appeal, revision and retrial - But ultimately, it..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of criminal proceedings - Ground of delay - Proper charge sheet was filed after more than 20 years from commission of offence - During this period, prosecution was responsible for seeking adjournments from Court for filing of charge-sheet - Accused has already been exonerated in relation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 395, 295, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173, 228-- Anti Sikh riot case - Delay of 25 years in investigation and presentation of charge sheet - Quashing of the charge sheet sought on the ground that delay of 25 years was violative of Article 21 of the Constitution under which right to speedy trial is a fundamental right - Held, where Court comes to..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 12, Rule 6-- Judgment on admission - It is discretion of Court to pass judgment on admission at any stage of suit either suo motu or on application of the party - The discretion of the trial Court to pass a judgment on admission presupposes that it is not a right of a party to seek judgment on admissions - The..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 419-- Speedy trial - Accused faced trial for 25 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 409, 34, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 409 & 34 IPC - Quashing of FIR sought on the ground that FIR was lodged in the year 1988 and trial has not begun yet and that delay is violative of Fundamental Right of speedy trial - FIR cannot be quashed - Offence was of serious nature..........

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