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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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Magistrate issuing summons under CrPC can’t recall or review the order: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that a Magistrate, after having found sufficient ground for proceeding in case and issuing summons under Section 204 Criminal Procedure Code (“CrPC”), has no jurisdiction to recall or review the order by exercising its … Continue reading

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Confessional statements in one case are not an admissible evidence through the statements of the persons to whom the confessions were made in another case: SC

The Supreme Court of India ruled that the confessional statements made by the accused in a case related to all the bomb blasts in Mumbai since 2005 (case 1) is not an admissible evidence through the statements of the persons … Continue reading

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FTC allowed to serve documents to defendants via ’email’ and ‘facebook’ under Hague Convention

A Federal District Court in New York recently allowed Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) to serve (documents other than Summons and Complaint) defendants in India through alternative means namely ’email’ and ‘facebook’ in a case alleging that defendants operated a scheme … Continue reading

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