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Where to Complain against Police in India?

AN OUTLOOK: POLICE COMPLAINTS AUTHORITY IN INDIA (Punjab Haryana Chandigarh)

Law serves a number of purposes and functions in our society. From establishing standards and maintaining a code of cond…

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Punjab and Haryana High Court Guidelines in NDPS Cases

Punjab & Haryana High Court at Chandigarh has time and again issued various guidelines for Investigation Officers (IO) to ensure proper investigation in NDPS cases. Also, the High Court has ordered te…

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Can SHO be booked for not filing FIR?

A complainant has a right to get an FIR (First Information Report) registered with the police regarding any crime, provided that the offence is cognizable, i.e. where the police can make an arrest wit…

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Cancellation of FIR Chandigarh Panchkula Mohali

FIR is a written document prepared by the police department. Before any formal complaint to the magistrate for a cognizable offense, the evidence is required to support the allegations. Some matters a…

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What is Protest Petition in Criminal Law?

Protest Petition Lawyer Chandigarh Panchkula Mohali

In our legal ecosystem, the doors of justice are opened through the awareness of the citizens about their rights. Like any other property rights, right to get justice is an intangible right of a p…

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Direct FIR Registration in Chandigarh Panchkula Mohali

POWER TO MAGISTRATES UNDER SECTION 156(3)

Magistrates in India have been granted a number of powers in furtherance of their judicial duties. One such power has been granted to the Magistrates under…

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Suspension of Sentence While Appeal is Pending in High Court

High Court Suspension of Sentence lawyer

Zulfiqar khan the director of NGO theatre age was convicted of sodomizing his students; he was then charged and convicted under Section 377 (Unnatural offences) and Section 292 (sale, distribution…

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Get Accused Arrested in Cheque Bounce Cases

Get Accused Arrested in Cheque Bounce Case

Dishonouring of cheques is a common sight in India. Numerous cases for bouncing of cheques are filed every day before the courts of India. A Hyderabadi team of police had recently come to Karnal, …

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How to get Discharge from a Criminal Case

Discharge from a Criminal Case

Section 239 of the Code of Criminal Procedure 1908

 

The entire process, starting from registering the First Information Report (FIR) to the acquittal or conviction, everything is vividly a…

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Section 482 CrPC; Quashing of FIR

Quashing of the FIR under Section 482 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1908

High Court Quashing Lawyers in Chandigarh Panchkula Mohali

The journey of any criminal case in India, begins with the filing of the First Information Report (hereinto referre…

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Deserted by NRI husband, This is what you can do?

Every year many young brides fall prey to the fancy of NRI grooms who allure them of foreign dreams and comforts of life that one could only get by going abroad leave apart the status symbol quotient.…

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FIR Registration in Chandigarh Panchkula Mohali

Introduction:

FIR stands for “First Informational Report”. It is a written document prepared by a police officer when he receives information about a cognizable offence, generally filed under secti…

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Quashing of Defamation Complaint by High Court

According to section 499 of IPC, whoever, by words either spoken or intended to be read, or by signs or by visible representations, makes or publishes any imputation concerning any person intending to…

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NRI Police Complaints in Punjab and Haryana

Role of NRI Wing PoliceStation

The Government of Punjab established more than 10 NRI Wing Police Stations for the quick action on of complaints that involve Non-Resident Indians (NRIs). There are 1…

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HIGH COURT CHANDIGARH DIRECTIONS IN NDPS CASES

HIGH COURT DIRECTION ON DEALING WITH DRUG MENACE

There is no single age group of people more affected by alcohol and drugs than young people. It may seem that it is an issue of an individual but in…

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Consequences of a Cheque Bounce Case

Due to insufficient balance, torn cheque, overwriting, expiration of the validity of cheque, fraud, signature issue, etc., there are chances of cheque bounces or dishonored cheque. Section 138 of the …

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Suspension of Sentence from High Court Chandigarh

Suspension means to take or withdraw the sentence for the time being. It is an act of keeping the sentence in abeyance at the pleasure of the person who is authorized to suspend the sentence, and if n…

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Victim Compensation Scheme for Criminal Cases

The provisions of Section 357A of the Code of Criminal Procedure govern the compensation for the rehabilitation of victims. This section states that the State Government in co-operation with the Centr…

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All About Getting Bail in India

In India, Criminal law is governed be Indian Penal Code (IPC) , Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) & Indian Evidence Act (IEA).

IPC - states different types of sections/offences under which a person ca…

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Fighting False 498A & 406 IPC Case

The terror of Immediate arrests in 498A coupled along with 406 IPC is back as the latest ruling of Supreme Court gives back the power to police to exercise this option.

Though the intent of Section…

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