Section 108 of CRPC "Security for good behaviour from
persons disseminating seditious matters"
(1) When 1 [an Executive Magistrate] receives information that there is within his local jurisdiction any person who, within or without such jurisdiction,-
(i) either orally or in writing or in any other manner, intentionally disseminates or attempts to disseminate or abets the dissemination of,-
(a) any matter the publication of which is punishable under section 124A or section 153A or section 153B or section 295A of the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860), or
(b) any matter concerning a Judge acting or purporting to act in the discharge of his official duties which amounts to criminal intimidation or defamation under the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860),
(ii) makes, produces, publishes or keeps for sale, imports, exports, conveys, sells, lets to hire, distributes, publicly exhibits or in any other manner puts into circulation any obscene matter such as is referred to in section 292 of the Indian Penal Code (45 of 1860),
and the Magistrate is of opinion that there is sufficient ground for proceeding, the Magistrate may, in the manner hereinafter provided, require such person to show cause why he should not be ordered to execute a bond, with or without sureties, for his good behaviour for such period, not exceeding one year, as the Magistrate thinks fit.
(2) No proceedings shall be taken under this section against the editor, proprietor, printer or publisher of any publication registered under, and edited, printed and published in conformity with, the rules laid down in the Press and Registration of Books Act, 1867 (25 of 1867), with reference to any matter contained in such publication except by the order or under the authority of the State Government or some officer empowered by the State Government in this behalf
1. Subs. by Act 63 of 1980, s. 2, for "a Judicial Magistrate of the first class" (w.e.f. 23-9-1980).
SECURITY FOR KEEPING PEACE AND GOOD BEHAVIOR
Section 106 and 107 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 - What is Security for keeping the peace on conviction? What is Security for keeping the peace in other cases?
What is Security for good behaviour from persons disseminating seditious matters? Section 108 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Security for good behaviour from suspected persons? What is Security for good behaviour from habitual offenders? What is the order to be made? Section 109, 110 and 111 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Procedure in respect of person in Court? What is Summons or warrant in case of person not so present? What is Copy of order to accompany summons or warrant? Section 112, 113 and 114 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Power to dispense with personal attendance? Section 115 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Inquiry as to truth of information? What is Order to give security? What is Discharge of person informed against? Section 116, 117 and 118 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Commencement of period for which security is required? What is Contents of bond? What is Power to reject sureties? Section 119, 120 and 121 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Imprisonment in default of security? Section 122 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
What is Power to release persons imprisoned for failing to give security? What is Security for unexpired period of bond? Section 123 and 124 of Code of Criminal Procedure 1973