Clarification on applicability of limitation u/s 279 and 304(a) of IPC


Limitation in a case filed u/S 279 304(A) IPC accused being acquitted.

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If the accused is acquitted state may appeal to high court with in 90 days from date of acquittal but in offences under 279 and 304(a) chances of appeal is too less.
The period of limitation against an order of acquittal is 90 days but where appeal against such order has to be made after seeking special leave of the court, the period of limitation is 30 days.


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