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The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898

( ACT NO. V OF 1898 )

Chapter XXXI


No appeal in certain cases when accused pleads guilty
412. Notwithstanding anything hereinbefore contained where an accused person has pleaded guilty and has been convicted by 1[* * *] a Court of Session 2[or any Metropolitan Magistrate] or Magistrate of the first class on such plea, there shall be no appeal except as to the extent or legality of the sentence.

  • 1
    The words and comma "the High Court Division," were omitted by section 2 and Schedule of the Law Reforms Ordinance, 1978 (Ordinance No. XLIX of 1978)
  • 2
    The words "or any Metropolitan Magistrate" were inserted by the Schedule of the Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Ordinance, 1976 (Ordinance No. LXXXVI of 1976)
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