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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity Act, 1910, Section 39, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Penalty imposed for tampering with seals of electricity meter - Penalty amount deposited - FIR lodged for theft of electricity - FIR quashed - As penalty has already been deposited thus continuance of criminal proceedings is nothing but an abuse of the process of law - FIR and..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 94-- Forcible possession of vehicle - Stolen property - Search - Petitioner has purported to invoke clause 8.2 of loa, cum-hypothecation agreement for taking possession of vehicle in question on ground that second respondent committed defaults in re-payment of loan - Petitioner is a financier who..........
THE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, UNION TERRITORY, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity theft-- The meter was opened in M.E. Lab. in the presence of the son of the respondent - The paper seal, at that time, was found intact - There was no question of tampering with the meter - It was considered to be a case of measured theft as the main lead of current coil was made short by reducing the..........
PUNJAB STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2008
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Electricity Act, 1910, Section 26(6)-- Electricity bill - There is no allegation of the respondent if the electric meter was tampered with or if the appellant was caught committing theft of electric energy - It was a case where there was difference/dispute as to whether the electric meter is or is not correct - The matter was liable to..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2008
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Insurance claim-- Repudiation - Car theft - Contention that car was stolen even before the policy was purchased not substantiated - Allowing of claim to be paid on non standard basis at 75% by the Fora below upheld...........
THE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, UNION TERRITORY, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2008
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g) , 14-- Theft of energy - Imposition of penalty - Deficiency in service - Jurisdiction - The question before the Fora whether the penalty imposed upon the Complainant is as per law is within the purview of the CP Act because any improper or illegal imposition of penalty amount to deficiency in service...........
THE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, UNION TERRITORY, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity supply-- Theft of energy - Penalty - Total sanctioned load was 67.540 KW for rice sheller which is a seasonal industry - At the relevant time only light load of 5.662 KW was being supplied by the appellant - Held that appellant cannot penalize the Complainant on the basis of the total sanctioned load which..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2008
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1)(g), Electricity Act, 1910, Section 26(6)-- Electricity supply - Electricity theft - Meter was never referred to Electricity Inspector which is legal requirement in case of any dispute about the meter - Having failed to comply with the provisions of Section 26(6) of the 1910 Act allegation remain unsubstantiated/unproved by any expert..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Electricity-- Old meter replaced in a routine matter - No theft/pilferage detected till the replacement of the new meter - Possibility with regard to the old meter being slow with the passage of time due to wear and tear in the meter does not amount to theft - Slow running of meter cannot be attributed to any..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape and murder - Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Accused had taken undue advantage of a minor girl of 12 years who was having moderate mental retardation and had subjected her to rape on more than one occasion and also to carnal intercourse and that he committed her murder by strangulation..........

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