Criminal Law

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with over 37 years of experience in criminal law practice

Nothing is more devastating than being implicated in a false criminal case and put to trial. From the times of Moses, to Jesus to Socrates to Bhagat Singh and till date, the ages have witnessed false allegations, prosecutions, manhandling at hands of the powerful and corrupt. Wrongful conviction are embedded in the chapter of human history. History also speaks loud and clear of the victimization of innocents by mobs, authorities, governments, and even by judicial process.

The best criminal advocates in Chandigarh work to bring in a change and lead the society and laws to a better future!

If you are embroiled in a false criminal case, you are probably fighting the biggest battle of your life. A false clase can destroy not only your life but also of your family and does bring down the social status of the family entirely. If there is something that cannot be left for god or fate or will to decide, it is securing Justice in this lifetime. In times as hard as they can be, a word of advice from a Good Criminal Lawyer can come as a lifeline.

The best criminal advocates in Chandigarh have to constantly update themselves of the latest development in laws and procedure.

Best is not static. it is dynamic as truth  and knowledge is. One might think why procedure and remaining updated with the procedure is necessary? But the fact is that law is all about procedure. We at B&B Associates LLP have our Best Criminal Advocates in Chandigarh with age-old expertise, deep rooted understanding and an outstanding past record, dedicated to the Criminal Law Practice. We have the finest legal minds which handle intricate complications of Criminal Matter in the most professional yet sympathetic way. Even though we have the masters in the domain, yet it becomes important for our best criminal advocates to keep themselves updated and maintain deep understanding into various aspects of criminal law.

Top criminal lawyers work hard to expedite the process of justice.

B&B Associates LLP (regd.) has been founded with an idea to expedite the process of Justice and aid the march of society towards the constant pursuit of civility and sophistication. Utopia may be futuristic, but has always existed in a picture-present state which humanity idolizes, chases and evolves with. From barbarianism to what we are today – a society aware enough of fundamental rights, duties and liberties; we have come a long-long way. It wouldn’t be a hyperbole to say that Lawyers have been ‘the most’ instrumental in making this change.

UTOPIA IS NEVER A WILD GOOSE CHASE FOR THE BEST CRIMINAL LAWYERS IN CHANDIGARH

Our ambition of Utopia is not a wild goose chase after all. Every decade has learned from the mistakes of the previous and has evolved for better. Somewhere, but, it is important that this chase of perfection is kept running for society to function and evolve with the progression of time. No matter how much as a society we evolve, there’s always a scope for more. We at B&B Associates understand the importance of Justice and of a crime-free world and we do understand how terrible can it be for an innocent to be accused of a crime never committed by him. With all faith in systems of law and justice, our best advocates take up criminal cases with utmost seriousness. We have been helping innocents meet justice for over three decades now and have served all sorts of people from various walks of life. As important it is to do justice to the victim, as equally, it’s important that the convict is tried through a due procedure established by law – and his right to a fair trial are secured. We at B&B Associates LLP are strictly against corruption and unfair means of practice, yet we ensure that human rights of convicts and of accused are not violated. The founding partner of B&B Associates LLP – Mrs. Savita Bhandari is quite a Senior Advocate for Criminal cases in Chandigarh and is known for having innocents exonerated from the High Court of Punjab and Haryana who has previously been wrongly convicted under charges as grave as of murder, rape, attempt to murder, attempt to rape etc.

Dedicated team of our best advocates in chandigarh for Criminal law practice.

We at B&B Associates LLP have a dedicated team of our Best Criminal Law Advocates in Chandigarh for Criminal Defense and litigation. Firm’s Top Criminal Lawyers in Chandigarh practice criminal law in an extremely observant and responsible manner. Criminal Laws are quite exhaustive in scope and spread, therefore, it comes as an imperative to a Good Criminal Lawyer in Chandigarh to keep in check with the latest social and legal developments.

 

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Articles On Criminal Law



In Criminal Law, Dacoity Part-2 On September 8, 2017

Robbery committed by five or more persons is dacoity. Five or more persons must either conjointly commit or attempt to commit robbery, and then only the offence of dacoity is constituted. The word ‘conjointly’ refers to united or concerted action of th …

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In Cheating Part-2, Criminal Law On September 8, 2017

Section 415 of Indian Penal Code defines cheating. Section 420 in the Indian Penal Code deals with punishment for Cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property. The maximum punishment which can be awarded is imprisonment for a term of 7 years …

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In Criminal Law, Proclaimed Offender On September 7, 2017

A proclaimed offender proceeding is action of the court through which the court affirm the person as proclaimed offender and directs the concerned police officials to arrest the person named in the proceeding and produce him before the court and the na …

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In Criminal Complaints And Fir, Criminal Law On September 7, 2017

CRIMINAL COMPLAINTS Criminal Complaint is a document submitted by the complainant to file a criminal complaint against an accused. In layman’s language, it is simply the written allegations of the complainant along with a summary of the facts of the ca …

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In Criminal Law, Defamation On August 22, 2017

Overview Defamation, in simple words, means causing harm to the character of someone by way of words. Defamation can be caused either orally or by written words. Oral defamation is called Slander and a falsely published or written statement which harms …

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In Criminal Law, Private Defence On August 22, 2017

Self-help is the first rule of criminal law. Use of necessary force against the assailant or wrong-doer is legally permissible when immediate state aid cannot be procured. The right of private defense is absolutely necessary for the protection of one’s …

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In Criminal Law, Mischief On August 22, 2017

Mischief is typically known as damaged incurred due to another person’s action(s) or inaction(s). Mischief as a term is often used for offenses of distinct nature defined differently in a number of different jurisdictions. It is a wrongful act describe …

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In Criminal Law, Sedition On August 22, 2017

Section 124 A in Chapter VI of Indian Penal Code (IPC), 1860 deals with the Offence ‘Sedition’. ‘Offences against the State’ under Chapter VI relates sedition. The word ‘Sedition’ is not mentioned or cited in 124A as it is. The Section reads as follows …

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In Anticipatory Bail, Criminal Law On August 22, 2017

Meaning: It is a bail different from normal type of bail. Anticipatory bail is the one in which bail is taken prior to arrest but becomes effective from the time of arrest. As the word anticipation itself speaks that it is in the expectation of some ac …

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In Criminal Law, Unnatural Offences On August 5, 2017

UNNATURAL OFFENCES IN INDIA IN PURVIEW OF INDIAN PENAL CODE 1860 Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code deals with unnatural carnal nature. Consent of parties is immaterial and the party consenting is equally liable as an abettor. According to section 37 …

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In Criminal Law, Wrongful Restraint On August 5, 2017

OFFENCE OF WRONGFUL RESTRAINT UNDER INDIAN LAW Through this article we attempt to discuss the offence of Wrongful Restraint under the purview of Indian Penal code, highlighting the key ingredients and bringing clarity on the terms “voluntarily’ and “ob …

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In Criminal Law, Wrongful Confinement On August 5, 2017

WRONGFUL CONFINEMENT AS UNDER INDIAN LAW Wrongful confinement defined under section 340, of the Indian Penal Code is a form of wrongful restraint under which a person is wrongfully prevented from proceeding beyond certain circumscribed limits. For exam …

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In Criminal Law, Robbery On August 5, 2017

OFFENCE OF ROBBERY AS UNDER INDIAN PENAL CODE In layman’s terms, ‘to rob’ implies to deprive a person of his or her property. And one may wonder how at all robbery then is distinguished from extortion or theft? Essentially, in the latter two too, a per …

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In Criminal Law, Rape On August 5, 2017

Our Best Criminal Advocates in Chandigarh for Rape Cases (Section 375/ 376/ 376A, IPC) have been dedicating their sweat and blood to help Rape victims meet justice. At the same time, we have our Best Advocates in Chandigarh who leave no stone unturned …

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In Criminal Law, Negligence On August 5, 2017

THE REQUIREMENTS OF FILING CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF A PERSON FOR CAUSING DEATH BY NEGLIGENCE UNDER SECTION 304A OF INDIAN PENAL CODE IPC – 1860 Initially, the penal Code had no provision for punishment in cases where person caused death of another by negl …

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In Criminal Law, Necrophilia On August 5, 2017

UNNATURAL OFFENCES IN PREVIEW OF NECROPHILIA The term necrophilia, derived from the Greek words nekros (corpse, dead body) and philia (love, friendship) means sexual gratification by having sexual intercourse with the dead and is known to be one of the …

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In Criminal Law, Murder On August 5, 2017

The Best Criminal Advocates for Murder Cases in Chandigarh are the ones profoundly versed into the intricacies of laws related to murder litigation. Ingredients of MURDER under Section 300 of Indian Penal Code. 1) Intention to cause death – The first c …

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‘Mischief’ is defined under section 425 of the Indian Penal Code. In fact, the section corresponds to the offence known in English law as “malicious injury to property” in which malice is presumed from the nature of the act committed and its illegality …

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Section 403 of IPC defines and prescribes punishment for criminal misappropriation. It applies in the cases wherein the possession of property has been innocently acquired but from subsequent intention or knowledge, the retention becomes wrongful, then …

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In Criminal Law, Hurt On August 4, 2017

COMPLETE EXPLAINATION OF HURT AND GRIEVOUS HURT AS PER INDIAN LAW In some cases it takes the best criminal lawyer to draw out a distinction between hurt and grievous hurt and establish it in the court of law. Quite apparently, it is on the basis of the …

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In Criminal Law, Forgery On August 4, 2017

FORGERY AS AN OFFENCE UNDER I.P.C. The offence of forgery comes under offences relating to document and property. Forgery is an offence which traces its origin with invention of writing. Therefore, forging of state seal was made – an offence within the …

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In Criminal Law, Dowry Death On August 4, 2017

UNDER INDIAN LAW VIDE INDIAN PENAL CODE 1860 The offence of dowry death has been added in the Indian Penal Code vide insertion of section 304B, with a view to curb the growing atrocities against woman. One may have to sweep it down the throat real roug …

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IS DEALING INTO STOLEN PROPERTY CONSIDERED A CRIME IN INDIA? In order to discourage theft, acceptance of stolen property and dealing with it has been made a punishable under IPC 1860. Section 411 defines dishonestly receiving stolen property. It states …

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In Criminal Law, Dacoity On August 4, 2017

Dacoity is defined in section 391 of the Indian Penal Code 1860; When five or more persons conjointly commit or attempt to commit a robbery or where the whole number of persons conjointly committing or attempting to commit a robbery and persons present …

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In Criminal Law, Cruelty On August 4, 2017

Various types of Cruelty have been recognized and criminalized under Indian Penal Code 1860 (IPC): Cruelty Against women within the institution of Marriage: Cruelty against women within the institution of marriage poses certain difficulties in proving …

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In Criminal Law, Criminal Trespass On August 4, 2017

Criminal Trespass As Under Indian Penal Code Section 441 to 462 IPC A. Indian penal code deals with the offence of criminal trespass in 22 sections, commencing from sections 441 to 462. Trespass in common language means to go on another’s property with …

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In Criminal Intimidation, Criminal Law On August 4, 2017

Offence of Criminal Intimidation in Indian Law: Under IPC, the offences under which any person threatens another with injury to his person, property or reputation and to avoid that, the other person is made to do an act he is not legally bound to do or …

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Criminal Force as under Indian Penal Code 1860 The term force means exertion of energy producing a change in the other world. Force can cause motion, change motion or cease motion. However, criminal force is defined in section 350 of Indian penal code …

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Sections 405, 406, 407, 408, 409 IPC Explained The best of the criminal lawyers in Chandigarh can inform you that cases of criminal breach of trust are quite commonly filed these days only as a means to bring monetary business disputes within the ambit …

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In Cheating, Criminal Law On August 4, 2017

OFFENCE OF CHEATING UNDER INDIAN PENAL CODE Hawkins defined cheating as: “Deceitful practices in defrauding or endeavoring to defraud another of own right by means of some artful decree contrary to the plain rule of common honesty.” Cheating is defined …

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In Bigamy, Criminal Law On August 4, 2017

Bigamy is an offence under Sec. 494 of IPC and is applicable to both husband & wife. The law against bigamy forbids any person from marrying again during the lifetime of their husband or wife. Section 494 states that: Whoever, having a husband or w …

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In Adultery, Criminal Law On August 4, 2017

Against the personal choices and beliefs, there have been some restrictions which have followed to the modern society of today came with the advent of marriage institution. Which meant union of man and woman to the exclusion of all others. This was tak …

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Section 362 of IPC Abduction is a continuing offence whereas kidnapping is not so. Abduction simply means carrying away a person by force or fraud. Section 362 of IPC states, whoever by force compels, or by a deceitful means induces any person to go fr …

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The term necrophilia is derived from the Greek words necros (corpse, dead body) and philia (love, friendship) means: sexual gratification by having sexual intercourse with the dead and is known to be one of the weirdest, most bizarre and revolting prac …

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‘who’s the Best Advocate in Chandigarh High Court?’ – keeps you thinking? We have been working to provide best legal services and helping our clients and litigants since 1982. The relation of B&B Associates and law is an old one. Over the years, we …

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Is attendance of an accused mandatory in a criminal case? A very vital aspect in every criminal case is that; All the proceedings are supposed to be conducted in presence of the accused. This fundamental principle, on one hand, assures accused of a rea …

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Ever wondered how and when Best Lawyers Invoke Inherrent Powers of High Court? Nothing in the Code of Criminal Procedure limits or effects the inherent powers of the High Court – – to make such orders as maybe necessary to give effect to any order unde …

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More than quickly given a YES by a Writ Lawyer? Rethink! With the increasing responsibility of the state into the public realm, for the good of the public, the departments and the works of the administrator had increased. State, legislation, government …

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Section 498A was inserted in IPC in the year 1983 with an intention of protecting married women from being subjected to cruelty by her in-laws. As per the provisions of this section, the relatives of husband or he himself can get imprisonment up to thr …

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In Criminal Law, White Collar Crime On July 18, 2017

This term was coined by an eminent criminologist Prof. Edwin Sutherland in 1941. White Collar Crimes refer to crimes committed by people of high status in the course of their occupation. The problem is quite acute, both in terms of variety and the exte …

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In Criminal Law, Unlawful Assembly On July 18, 2017

India is a land of rights, a land of freedoms; the country with the lengthiest and the bulkiest constitution. Fundamental rights here are considered as a basic structure of constitution and essence of freedom. Constitution of India gives rights to its …

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In Criminal Law, Theft On July 18, 2017

According to Section 378 IPC “Whoever, intending to take dishonestly any moveable property out of the possession of any person without that per¬son’s consent, moves that property in order to such taking, is said to commit theft.” As mentioned above the …

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In Criminal Law, Suicide On July 18, 2017

“309. Attempt to commit suicide: Whoever attempts to commit suicide and does any act towards the commission of such offence, shall be punished with simple imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year or with fine, or with both.” Overview The ab …

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In Criminal Law On July 18, 2017

Affray An Affray is said to be committed when two or more person starts fighting or start a skirmish in a public place which causes disturbance to public peace. An affray cannot be committed in a private place; also till the second party does not respo …

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In Criminal Law, Public Nuisance On July 18, 2017

Public Nuisance Nuisance is the unjust interference with the ones right to use and enjoy his property this is indirect interference unlike trespass it is not actionable per se, special damage has to be proved. When nuisance is to a person individually …

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Overview Private defense means protecting or defending yourself or another person who may or may not be stranger by using force which, if had been used otherwise, would have resulted in an illegal act. The force can also be used for the protection of p …

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| A CORRUPTION CASE IN INDIA | PREVENTION OF CORRUPTION ACT 1947 India is a large country with a population of 125 crore. It is the second most populous country after China. After the independent in the year 1947, India has developed a lot. However, it …

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In Criminal Law, Juvenile Justice Act On July 18, 2017

Crime committed by minors | Juvenile Justice Act Overview A juvenile is a person who has not completed the age of 18 years. Juveniles are treated under The Juvenile Justice Act for any crime committed by minors. The purpose of this act is to bring reas …

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In Criminal Law, Human Trafficking On July 18, 2017

DEALING WITH THE CRIME OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN INDIA The crime of Human trafficking means the practice of illegal transportation of people from one area or country to another. It is mostly done with a motive of forced labor or commercial sexual exploit …

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In Criminal Law, Extortion On July 18, 2017

 THE CRIME OF EXTORTION IS DEALT UNDER SECTION 383-388 IPC Extortion under section 383 IPC refers to the crime which is done to obtain something either in the form of property or in the form of money by way of threat of violence or harm to somebody’s r …

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What Is Criminal Breach Of Trust – Section 405 IPC The offence of Criminal Breach of Trust – section 405 IPC is similar to the offence of embezzlement under the English law. A reading of the section suggests that the gist of the offence of criminal bre …

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What is common Intention under section 34 IPC? Section 34 IPC (Indian Penal Code) 1860: Acts Done by Several Persons in Furtherance of Common Intention Common Intention under section 34 IPC. “when a criminal act is done by several persons in furtheranc …

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REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 1277 OF 2014 (@SPECIAL LEAVE PETITION (CRL.) No.9127 of 2013) ARNESH KUMAR ….. APPELLANT VERSUS STATE OF BIHAR & ANR. …. RESPONDENTS J U D G M E N T Ch …

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