The Digest contains the entire case law of the Supreme Court since 1950 on the three most vital aspects of criminal jurisprudence, namely, Bail, Anticipatory Bail and Quashment. Relevant extracts from CrPC, 1973 and CrPC, 1898 are also included.
This digest has carefully considered all cases on the subject under the following provisions:
Main CrPC provisions relating to Bail, Anticipatory Bail and Quashment i.e. Ss. 437 to 439 and 482, CrPC
Allied CrPC provisions on the subject such as S. 167 CrPC, etc.
Special Bail provisions under NDPS Act, TADA, POTA, FERA, etc.
Tremendous efforts have been directed to make the legal research easier and less time consuming following the arrangement of time tested Supreme Court Cases Index system. The cases are carefully summarised in the headnotes and systematically placed with detailed synopsis to aid research. Rulings are given under both topic and statutory headings with elaborate cross references. Remarkable Synopsisation, Table of Cases Digested and Annotations given under some digest notes with respect to earlier connected cases further make the legal research convenient and easy.
An addendum brings the case law covered up-to-date till Dec., 2010. A special feature is the inclusion of the complete text of the two leading judgments on the subject, namely 1)Shri Gurbaksh Singh Sibbia v. State of Punjab, (1980) 2 SCC 565 and 2)Siddharam Satlingappa Mhetre v. State of Maharashtra, (2011) 1 SCC 694.
The digest, conceived and designed to help in finding out the relevant cases swiftly and easily, will be of immense value for the lawyers, judges, academicians alike.
Table Of Contents:
Full SCC Text of Landmark Judgments
On Anticipatory Bail
Table of cases digested
Relevant Sections of Criminal Procedure Code, 1898
Relevant Sections of Criminal Procedure Code, 1973
Bail and Anticipatory Bail Criminal Procedure Code, 1973