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Powers u/S 156(3) and 202 CrPC are of different nature: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified the powers of the courts under the criminal justice system as contemplated under Sections 156(3) and 202 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (“CrPC”). Sections 156(3) and 202 fall under Chapters XII and … 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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