September 2017

Appeal against acquittal–Interference with a judgment of acquittal may not be made when two views are possible to be taken, but when on appraisal thereof, only one view is possible, the appellate court would not hesitate to inerfere with the judgment of acquittal. Nobody shall be compelled to be a witness against himself –To be a witness” may be equivalent to “furnishing evidence” in the sense of making oral or written statements, but not in the larger sense of the expression so as to include giving of thumb impression or impression of palm or foot or fingers or specimen writing or exposing a part of the body by an accused person for purpose of identification.

By | September 8th, 2017|CBI cases|

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January 2017

Corruption—Central Government holding 85% equity shares by way of non-redeemable shares in a co-operative society—Employees of such cooperative society would come within definition of public servant.

By | January 25th, 2017|CBI cases, Corruption Cases|

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