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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Service-- Misconduct - Quantum of punishment - High Court can interfere with quantum of punishment in appropriate cases by taking into consideration the totality of facts and circumstances of the case such as nature of charges levelled against employee, its gravity, seriousness, whether proved and, if so,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 504, 506-- Bail - Offence u/ss 307, 504, 506 IPC - Statement of victim categorically implicates that accused is the author of firearm wound received by him, which is on the most vital part of the body abdomen - Medical evidence supported version of victim - It is immaterial that a person who brought victim..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Cause of death was septicemia due to extensive burning - Deceased stated in her dying declaration that kerosene oil was poured on her and a burning match was threw on her by accused - Dying declaration of deceased proved on record - Merely because deceased died more than one..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2)-- Cancellation of bail - While considering application for cancellation of bail, Court is to consider the gravity and nature of offence, prima facie case against accused, position and standard of accused - If there are very serious allegation against accused his bail may be cancelled even if he has..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142(b)-- Dishonour of cheque - Reduction of sentence - Since the sentence imposed on petitioner is disproportionate with the nature and gravity of offence u/s 138 of the Act, therefore, substantive sentence of S.I for 3 months would stand reduced and modified to S.I for one day till rising of Court and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Anticipatory bail - Double murder - Election dispute - Session judge rejected anticipatory bail filed by accused - However, High Court without appreciating nature of offence and gravity of accusations against accused persons, enlarged them on anticipatory bail - High Court ought not to have..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Court would grant or refuse anticipatory bail after taking into consideration the factors, namely : (i) the nature and gravity of the accusation; (ii) the antecedents of the applicant including the fact as to whether he has previously undergone imprisonment on conviction by a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 511, 354-- Rape by father - Bail - Alleged sexual crime committed by father against his own daughter is apparently a scandalous blasphemy, not to speak of culpability of offence or degree and enormity of crime which accused has been charged for - Victim girl even complained that her mother was seen at times..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 274, 275, 276, 420, 120B, Trade Marks Act, 1940, Section 103, 104, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 17B, 27-- Bail - Offence u/ss 274, 275, 276, 420, 120-B IPC, Ss.103, 104 Trade Marks act & Ss.17-B, 27 of Drugs and Cosmetics Act - Nature and gravity of the accusation and severity of the punishment in the event of conviction are the guidelines which have to be kept in mind while granting bail...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Release of accused in cross case - Does not ipso facto entitle bail to the applicant - Bail plea of applicant is to be adjudicated on the basis of averments in FIR, his role in the incident, nature and gravity of crime, its impact on public at large, quality of evidence connecting him with..........

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