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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Jammu and Kashmir Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 5(2), 6-- Speedy trial - Accused prosecuted in a corruption case - Accused faced trial for 26 years - No lapse on part of accused - Not a single witness examined by prosecution - Criminal proceedings qua accused, quashed - Accused has a constitutional right of speedy trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Jammu and Kashmir Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 5(2), 6-- Speedy trial - Sanction for prosecution -Accused prosecuted in a corruption case - Public servant prosecuted in a corruption case - Accused committed misconduct while discharging official functions - Cognizance without sanction, held, bad in the eyes of law...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Speedy trial - Purpose of speedy trial is to prevent delay - Right to a speedy trial is a part of fair, just and reasonable procedure implicit in Article 21 of Constitution of India...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409-- Speedy trial - Misappropriation of money - FIR registered after 15 years of occurrence - Petitioner retired from service - No recovery can be effected from accused - Proceedings quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Punjab Excise Act, 1914, Section 61(1)(a)-- Speedy trial - Recovery of illicit liquor - Accused convicted and sentence under Section 61(1)(a) of Punjab Excise Act, 1914 - Petitioner filed revision in 1991 - Sword of conviction hanging over his head since then - This itself is a punishment - Sentence of petitioner, modified to that already..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 37, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal against order of conviction under NDPS Act - There is no provision in NDPS Act for suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - However, where there is delay in disposal of appeal and delay is not attributable to appellant, Appellate Court may..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 471, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Sentence - Forgery - Speedy Trial - - Incident 25 years old - Accused seeking admission in medical college on the basis of forged mark sheets thereby depriving eligible candidates to get seats - Offence very serious in nature - Uncalled for leniency or undue sympathy will be misplaced and actually..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Protection of Civil Rights Act, 1955, Section 7, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Trial pending for 19 years - Speedy Trial - Delay - Seriousness of offence and why delay has occurred to be seen - Appellant filed 3 revision petitions and contributed in delay - Case for quashing not made out...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395-- Speedy trial - Conviction u/s 395 IPC - Accused facing trial for 12 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 8, 9-- Speedy trial - Conviction of accused - Accused an old person and facing criminal proceedings for 13 years - Sentence reduced from one year to six months...........

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