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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..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Prevention of Terrorism Act, 2002, Section 49-- Bail - Grant of - Inordinate delay in trial - Is relevant factor for grant of bail - Speedy trial is fundamental right under Article 21 of Constitution of India...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Fair Trial-- An accused is always entitled to a fair trial as also a speedy trial - But his rights are not absolute and he cannot interfere with the governmental priority to proceed with the trial - At the same time it is necessary to maintain judicial dignity and decorum...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21-- Benefit of Lok Adalat - Benefits under Lok Adalat - Held, (1) There is no court fee and if court fee is already paid the amount will be refunded if the dispute is settled at Lok Adalat according to the rules; (2) Basic features of Lok Adalat are the procedural flexibility and speedy trial of..........

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