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Accused entitled to get bail as per law: SC

The Supreme Court of India has ruled that an accused is entitled to get bail under Code of Criminal Procedure even though the charge sheet filed by police was returned by the lower court on technical reasons. “The fact of … Continue reading

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Advisory to State Govts on levy of service charge by hotels: Govt.

The Department of Consumer Affairs has issued advisory to the State Governments to sensitize the companies, hotels and restaurants in the states regarding the  provisions of the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 on unfair trade practices and also to advise the … Continue reading

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Power u/S 319(1) CrPC can be exercised at any time after charge-sheet is filed and before the pronouncement of judgment: SC

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court of India clarified the powers of the courts under the criminal justice system to arraign any person as an accused during the course of inquiry or trial as contemplated under Section 319 of … Continue reading

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TRAI issues “The Telecom Commercial Communications Customer Preference (Twelfth Amendment) Regulations, 2013”

Telecom Regulatory Authority of Inida (TRAI) issued the “The Telecom Commercial Communications Customer Preference (Twelfth Amendment) Regulations, 2013”, prescribing further measures to tighten the framework for controlling the menace of Unsolicited Commercial Communications (UCC). The Telecom Commercial Communications Customer Preference … Continue reading

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Depositions of complainant/witnesses recorded under Chapter XV of the CrPC would not constitute evidence for framing charges: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that the depositions of the complainant and his witnesses recorded under Chapter XV of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 before cognizance is taken by the Magistrate would not constitute evidence for the Magistrate … Continue reading

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