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Role Of Police And Its Power To Investigate

  ROLE OF POLICE AND ITS POWER TO INVESTIGATE   INTRODUCTION: According to the preamble of  Police Act, 1861 “the police officer is an instrument for the prevention and detection of crime. If any person is in trouble...

Summons and their Execution

Summons- What are Summons? How are they served? Mode of their Service   What are Summons? Introduction – A summon is a legal document that is issued by a Court on a person involved in a legal...
Offenses by or Relating to Public Servants - Indian Kanoon

Offenses by or Relating to Public Servants sec 168

  Offenses by or Relating to Public Servants sec 168 Consequences of a Public Servant getting engaged in an unlawful trade – Section – 168 – Whoever, being a public servant, and being legally bound as such...
Jurisdiction of Arbitral Tribunals - Indian Kanoon

What is the form of a warrant of arrest and its duration – Section...

What is the form of a warrant of arrest and its duration - Section – 70 What is the form of a warrant of arrest and its duration? Section – 70 Form of warrant of arrest...

Summons- What are Summons? How are they served?

Summons- What are Summons? How are they served? Mode of their Service etc.   What are Summons? Introduction – A summon is a legal document that is issued by a Court on a person involved in a...
Composition of an Arbitral Tribunal - Indian Kanoon

Difference between Warrant Trail & Summon Trail

Difference between Warrant Trail & Summon Trail Difference between Warrant Trail & Summon Trail WARRANT TRAIL -  Offenses which are  serious in nature are traible under Warrant trail. Under a...

Criminology ( Meaning and definition)

Criminology ( Meaning and definition) What is Criminology?  Criminology in its literal sense means, "a systematic study of the criminals". Criminology is that science which talks about the study of crimes, their nature, the causes of...

Writ- (defined & Explained)

Writ-  (defined & Explained)  A Writ is a formal written order issued by a government entity and this government entity is mostly the Court in the name of the  sovereign power. A warrant is also...

Difference Between Compoundable & Non-Compoundable Offenses [Updated]

Difference Between Compoundable & Non-Compoundable Offenses Criminal Law- The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973     Difference Between Compoundable Offenses and Non-Compoundable Offenses Compoundable Offenses - Compoundable Offense are classified under section 320 of Criminal Procedure Code Compoundable Offenses...

Can a Private Person himself Arrest the accused?

Can a Private Person himself Arrest the accused? Criminal Law- The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 Can a Private Person himself Arrest the accused ? If yes, then what's the Procedure? Section 43 of The Code of Criminal...

Which Court has the power and authority to try offenses?

Which Court has the power and authority to try offenses Criminal Law - The Code Of Criminal Procedure, 1973   Which are the Courts having the power and authority to try offenses?  Section 26 of CrPc gives the answer...

Classes of Criminal Courts

Classes of Criminal Courts Criminal Law- The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973   Classes of Criminal Courts under CrPc - Section 6 of the Code specifies the classes of criminal courts. It says- Besides the High Courts and the...

Arrest by Magistrate – Can a Magistrate arrest a Person?

Arrest by Magistrate - Can a Magistrate arrest a Person? Criminal Law - The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973   Arrest by Magistrate. Can a Magistrate arrest a Person? Yes. A Magistrate has the authority to himself arrest...

Can a Police Officer arrest without Warrant? If yes, When?

Criminal Law - The Code Of Criminal Procedure, 1973 Can a Police Officer arrest without Warrant? If yes, When? Yes. A Police Officer under certain circumstances can arrest a person without a warrant.  This has been...

Adjournment (Meaning & Definition)

A   Adjournment (Meaning & Definition) An Adjournment in law is a suspension of proceedings to another time or place by a judge. An adjournment is an ending or dismissal of further business by a court, legislature,...

Affidavit- Meaning & definition

Affidavit- Meaning & definition What is an Affidavit? (Meaning & Definition)- An affidavit is a written sworn statement of fact which is voulantarily made by the person making it who is called as an affiant or...

Meaning and Types of Writs

  MEANING AND TYPES OF WRITS     Meaning of a Writ?  A Writ is a formal written order issued by a government entity and this government entity is mostly the Court in the name...

THE CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE 1973

     TOPIC- PLEA BARGAINING Introduction and Meaning of Plea bargaining-  Plea bargaining is a concept widely recognized in the United States of America and inserted by the Code of Criminal Procedure(Amendment)...
Criminal Procedure Code- Anticipatory Bail

Criminal Procedure Code- Anticipatory Bail

 THE CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE,1973   Topic- Anticipatory Bail  What is an Anticipatory Bail and when granted?   Section 438 of Cr.p.c deals with the provisions of an Anticipatory Bail.   When a person has an apprehension or a reason...