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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 151-- Theft of electricity - Cognizance of offence - S.151 of Act does not control or put a ban on the power of police to investigate a cognizable offence under Cr.P.C...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451-- Theft of seized property - Where seized property is stolen, lost or destroyed and there is no prima facie defence made out that State or its officers had taken due care and caution to protect the property, Magistrate may in an appropriate case, where the ends of justice so require, order payment..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Accused allegedly demanded a sum of Rs.2000/- from complainant for replacement of transformer but the deal settled for a sum of Rs.1000/- - No specific evidence on record to prove said fact - There were 10/12 persons present at the time when money was given to accused but..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135(1)(e)-- Unauthorized use of electricity - Unauthorized use is one of the items of theft contained u/s 135(i)(e) - In other words, unauthorized use is a manner of commission of theft...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 126-- Theft & unauthorized use of electricity - Difference - Mens rea or criminal intent is necessary for prosecution of theft u/s 135 of the Act - But for unauthorized use, an assessment u/s 126 of Act, no such intent is required to be proved...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 126-- Unauthorized use of electricity - Assessment of charges for theft of energy cannot be an assessment made u/s 135 - S.135 of Act is not a provision for prosecution - Assessment is possible only u/s 126 of Act...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/s 379 IPC - Allegation of theft by cutting and taking away crop - It is highly improbable that just in order to cut crop and commit theft of the same the highly educated sons and daughter were called upon to embroil themselves in committing such crime -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 145-- Civil Court jurisdiction - Bar of - Imposition of penalty as there was theft of electricity - Challenge thereto - Civil Court has jurisdiction when assessment made u/s 135 of the Act for theft of electricity is challenged - S.145 of the Act imposes a bar on Civil Court to entertain suit only in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- Theft of electricity - Imposition of penalty - Failure to lead any evidence to establish commission of theft - Held, there is no basis for imposing penalty by the defendants...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 448-- Theft and house trespass - Accused persons looted and occupied crockery shops run by complainant - Occurrence took place during riots and vandalism - Riot commission conducted enquiry and issued direction for registering case - Delay of 9 years in lodging FIR satisfactorily explained - Evidence..........

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