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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 126, 127, 145-- Theft of electricity - Inspecting Team found petitioner stealing electricity - Assessment order served upon petitioner - After disconnection petitioner did not set up any claim before the competent authority but filed the suit for injunction - Held, civil court has no jurisdiction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 457, 380-- Theft of gold chain from neck of a lady while she was asleep at night - Theft not realised for many days - FIR lodged after 16 days and that too after police showed the chain to the owner - No evidence against accused except the evidence of police officials - Conviction and sentence, held, not..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Release of vehicle - Motorcycle recovered from possession of son of petitioner - High Court summoned IO of the case and was asked to file a counter affidavit - In his counter affidavit IO mentioned that said motorcycle was stolen but there in nothing on record which may indicate the facts on the..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- Electricity - Theft - Seals of meter body were not at place where they were supposed to be, but they were lying down - As per laboratory report, it was found that the seals were broken on account of rusting and there was no tampering in the seal nor any mark on the female part of the seal found -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Release of property of interim custody - Entitlement to - Theft after house breaking took place a decade ago - Interim custody of stolen property refused on the ground that trial against one among accused remains to be completed - Held, it cannot be taken as a ground to deprive de facto..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 395, 396, 397, 390, 391-- Dacoity and robbery - Distinction - Explained - When person involved in offence of theft of higher magnitude, then it becomes dacoity - When dacoity committed with murder and also results in causing grievous hurt to others, it becomes robbery punishable u/ss 395, 396 & 397 IPC...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482- - Transfer of case for investigation - Theft of 23 metric tones of TMT bars from lorry valued at Rs.9,86,000/- - Complaint disclosed that owners and drivers of vehicle were hand in glove with organized criminals and inter-State gangs, who were engaged in committing theft of steel materials..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 138-- Theft of electricity - Proof - Meter and super transformer was in the name of a partnership firm, wherein accused was only one of the partners among six partners - Only respondent has been made accused - Held, it was primary duty of appellant to establish the fact that only respondent was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 392-- Robbery and murder - Proof - Circumstantial evidence - Prosecution evidence that recovery of gold ornaments belonging to deceased at the instance of accused - Evidence produced to establish presence of accused near place of occurrence, at or about the time of commission of crime has also been..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135,2(15)-- Theft of electricity by Tenant - Liability of owner - Contention of owner that he was not consumer/user of premises and thus not liable - Held, as per S.2(15) r/w S.135 of the Act both user and owner of premises fall under definition of consumer - Hence, appellant/owner of premises liable to be..........

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