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Criminal Procedure Code
Unit 1 - Introductory
Unit 2 - Arrest
Q. 2 What do you understand by Arrest? How is an arrest made? When can the police arrest a person without an order from a magistrate and/or without a warrant? Explain the rights of an arrested person. [Right to know the grounds of arrest - Art 22(1), Sec 50, 50(A), Right to consult and to be defended by legal practitioner of his choice - Art 22(1), Sec 303, Right to legal aid - Art 21, Sec 304, Right to bail Sec 50(2), Right to be produced before nearest magistrate within 24 hrs - Art 22(2) Sec 56, 57, Right not to be detained in custody beyond 24 hrs - Art 22(2) Sec 57, 167, Right to be examined by medical practitioner]
Q. 3 Explain the procedure for compelling appearance as given in CrPC. What do you know about summons in this context? Describe the procedure for issue and service of summons. How can a summons be served on a govt. employee or outside local limits?
Q. 4 What do you understand by Warrant of Arrest? Describe the procedure for issue and service of a warrant of arrest. When can a court issue warrant of arrest in cases in which it is empowered to issue summons? When can a warrant be issued for recovery of a fine?
Unit 6 - Trial Process
Q. 6 What is meant by Commencement of proceedings? [Sec 200, 201, 202] When can a complaint be dismissed?[Sec 203]
Unit 8 - Charge
Q. 10 Explain the principle of Separate charges for distinct offences. Are there any exceptions? (sec 218, 219, 220, 221, 223). When can multiple offences be charged separately, when can they be tried in the same/different trial? What do you understand by Joinder of charges?s
Unit 9 - Preliminary Pleas to bar the trial
Unit 13 - 14 - Juvenile Delinquency and Probation
Q. 12 Describe the main features of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection) Act, 2000. Who is a child in need to care and protection? Discuss the nature of Juvenile Delinquency. State the procedure followed by Juvenile Justice Court. What protections are given by the legislature and the judiciary to juvenile delinquents? State the orders that can be passed for delinquent children under this act.
Differences - Summons Case and Warrant Case, Compoundable and Non compoundable offences, Information and Complaint, Sufficient ground for Commitment and Sufficient ground for Conviction, Discharge and Acquittal in Warrant case, Cognizable offence and Non-cognizable offence, Short Notes - FIR, Summary Trial, Public Prosecutor (Discussed in Q.1)
(Discussed earlier - Bailable offence and non-bailable offence, Anticipatory bail and regular bail)
The following topics are important for general understanding of CrPC
Unit 3 - Search and Seizure
What are the general principles relating to Search (Refer to Sec 99, 100, and 101)?. Can the police search without a search warrant? (Police search during investigation - sec 165, 166, 153). When can any court issue a search warrant (Sec 83, 94, 97, 98)?
Unit 12 - Appeal, Review, and Revision
What do you mean by appeal, revision, and review? Does a criminal court have jurisdiction to review its judgment without provision? Discuss the powers of the appellate court under CrPC.
What do you understand by Summary trial? How is it different from Ordinary trial? Can a court convert a Summon case into a warrant case? Explain.
Explain the procedure that is adopted for the trial of a Summon case and a Warrant case.
Explain the procedure prescribed for trial of an offence before the court of sessions.
Explain the irregularities which vitiate proceedings.
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