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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...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Speedy trial-- High Court direction for conclusion of trial within three months - If trial not concluded within time bound schedule, trial Court to seek extension of time...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Speedy trial-- High Court direction for conclusion of trial within three months - No person, guilty of serious offence, should be permitted to escape on the ground of some error on the part of the prosecution in concluding its evidence in time...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 16(1)(a)-- Accused faced trial for 18 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone - No matter minimum sentence is provided in the Act but convict can be compensated for mental agony as his right of speedy trial is violated...........

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