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23 May 2017 at 11:14

Arrest of an Accused: Not a must in every Cognisable Case

  POSTED BY Adv K Rajasekharan

The issue that this article discusses is whether registration of a First Information Report (FIR) against an accused needs to be followed by his/her imminent arrest.Nowadays, when an allegation of committing a cognizable offence comes up against a pe

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18 May 2017 at 12:36

Significance of examination of accused u/sec.313 Cr.P.C


The penultimate stage of criminal proceedings is the examination of accused u/sec.313 Criminal Procedure Code which has become a farce like winking of an eye lid by a visually challenged person (with due apologies to them).

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11 May 2017 at 15:49

Relevant considerations for granting bail

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

(a) While granting bail the Court has to keep in mind not only the nature of the accusations, but the severity of the punishment, if the accusation entails a conviction and the nature of evidence in support of the accusations.(b) Reasonable apprehens

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09 May 2017 at 12:06

Establishing a conflict between the ocular evidence and the medical evidence: SC

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

State Vs. Azam @Rihan in Crl.L.P.No. 576 of 2016 has held that the victim is the best witness to depose the factum of rape and by whom it was committed and same has to be given utmost importance. Moving forward the Court has held that &ldqu

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05 May 2017 at 13:42

SC: Judicial process cannot be converted into an instrument of oppression or harassment!

  POSTED BY Kumar Doab

assment. Supreme Court of India: quashed the Rape Case observing that judicial proceedings cannot be allowed to be converted into an instrument of oppression or

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20 April 2017 at 16:10

Do you know medico-legal complexities of Poisoning?

  POSTED BY Sidharth Arora

When a patient of poisoning is brought to a Doctor, even though it is a medico-legal case, medical responsibilities of the doctor assume first importance i.e. saving the life of the patient. Legal duties always take a back seat in such instances. Rea

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21 March 2017 at 14:05

Child Sexual Abuse

  POSTED BY Shubham Mishra

Child Sexual Abuse is a form of abuse or doing something wrong with malafide intention by an adult or adolescent for sexual stimulation with children.

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07 March 2017 at 11:35

Killers of innocent citizens can forget their families and bail

  POSTED BY Kumar Doab

Dated: 20th February, 2017: Bench of Three Judges headed by The Chief Justice: Supreme Court of India: If someone is involved in heinous offence of indiscriminate killing of innocents, then it is better he forgets his family ties.No parole or interi

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01 March 2017 at 12:07

Quashing of False FIR registered under 498A and 406 of the Indian Penal Code.

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Quashing of False FIR registered under 498A and 406 of the Indian Penal Code.

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22 February 2017 at 12:27

Detention order quashed!!

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

The Government can pass the detention order in PITNDPS, COPEFOSA etc on the basis of the secret information received and with the recorded reasons.

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21 February 2017 at 12:03

‘Preventive Detention’ or ‘Punitive Detention’?

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Invariably preventive detention laws provide that detention order may be executed at any place in India in any manner provided for the execution of warrants of arrest under the Cr. P.C. Further Article 22 of the Constitution is the relevant provision

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13 February 2017 at 12:01

Security For Good Behavior - CrPC

  POSTED BY Anil Satyagraha

Security For Good Behavior - CrPC

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07 February 2017 at 13:33

Existing procedure for disposal of property pending investigation need reconsideration


Existing procedure for disposal of property pending investigation need reconsideration

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13 January 2017 at 15:04

Useful SC and HC Judgments to help you to deny maintenance to a Qualified wife

  POSTED BY Prashant Soni

Useful SC and HC Judgments to help you to deny maintenance to a Qualified wife

  2 comments |   1594 Views

11 January 2017 at 12:21

Quash 498a - Vague allegations in FIR

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

Quash 498a - Vague allegations in FIR

  2 comments |   283 Views

06 January 2017 at 11:28

Is it a reasonable belief?

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Though this term is not referred in our legal system as much as the word intention or the knowledge is being referred. But this term is of great significance and plays an important role in respect of the offences wherein the officers of income tax or

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30 December 2016 at 11:58

Bail in NDPS Law

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Thought as a matter of constitutional jurisprudence, bail is considered as a rule and jail as an exception, but there are certain special laws wherein this principle of constitution is opposite and bails are considered as an exception. The reason b

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12 December 2016 at 13:36

Defendant strategy to disallow witness accused in another offence

  POSTED BY Anil Satyagraha


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08 December 2016 at 12:45

NI 138 Quashing

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

Here are the few judgements for NI 138 Quashing On deposit of cheque amount along with interest @ 18% Pa from the date of cheque till date of payment the proceedings under 138 NI act was quashed. Dalmia Resorts Pvt Ltd V Deepak Gupta (2002)98 DLT 181

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05 November 2016 at 16:33

Signature Genuine

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

A lot much number of cases are coming forward with the forged signatures and the complainants are waiting for end number of years to get justice. The complainants are running pillar to post to get their complaints registered not knowing that the poli

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