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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise between parties - Offence not compoundable - If in the interest of justice quashing of FIR is necessary then S.320 Cr.P.C. is not a bar to exercise inherent power of quashing...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Compromise - In the instant case, trial Court convicted accused u/ss.498-A, 406 IPC - However, accused acquitted for offence u/s 498-A IPC and held guilty u/s 406 IPC by appellate Court - During pendency of this petition, matter compromised between parties and..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise - Quashing of proceedings - Deceased committed suicide soon after giving birth to child - It cannot be assumed that deceased was being treated with inhuman cruelty preceding such child birth and at the same time she can also bear the child..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Divorce by mutual consent after compromise with husband - In view of subsequent events and conduct of wife, allowing criminal proceedings of accused to go on, would indeed be an abuse of process of Court - Proceedings quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against conviction - Accused cannot be acquitted on the basis of compromise - However, Appellate Court can take lenient view in awarding sentence after hearing appeal, if conviction is sustained...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 34-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 34 IPC - Out of Court settlement executed inter se parties - Complainant is residing with her husband co-accused as of today - Moreover, investigation is complete and report of investigation already filed before competent Court - It..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute - Compromise arrived at between parties - Though offence u/s 498-A IPC is no, compoundable offence, but there should be no impediment in quashing of FIR u/s 482 Cr.P.C., if Court is otherwise satisfied that facts and circumstances..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 34 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Non-compoundable offences - Compromise - Quashing of charges - Parties entered into compromise and settled their disputes - Complainant is living peacefully with petitioners without any fear, favour or threat - Though offence is no,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute mutually and amicably settled between parties - Continuation of proceedings arising out of FIR in question would be an exercise in futility - It is a fit case for Court to exercise its inherent jurisdiction - FIR..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Non-compoundable offences are basically an obstruction in entering into compromise - However, notwithstanding the fact that offence u/s 498-A IPC is a no, compoundable offence, there should be no impediment in quashing FIR u/s 498-A IPC, if..........

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