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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Matrimonial Dispute - Misconduct - Quashing of FIR - Complainant has not been found to be bonafide litigant as after entering into compromise and receiving the amount of permanent alimony, she turned dishonest and had been avoiding her appearance - She had been..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Offence u/s 406, 498-A IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Parties settled the dispute amicably - Chances of conviction are bleak - Continuation of trial arising out of FIR would be a sheer abuse of process of law - FIR along with consequential proceedings quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC and u/ss 3 & 4 of Dowry prohibition Act - Compromise - Parties entered into compromise and settled their disputes amicably through process of mediation which is not challenged - For bringing peace and harmony between parties and in interest of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Non-compoundable offence - Quashing of proceedings - Permissibility - Held, no, compoundable offences cannot be compounded by Court - While considering request for compounding of offences Court has to strictly follow the mandate of S.320 Cr.P.C. - It is, therefore, not possible to permit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Quashing of conviction - Appellant convicted and sentenced to 6 months RI u/s.498-A IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties entered into compromise - Held, even though parties have arrived at a compromise, order of conviction cannot be quashed on that ground because offences involved are..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 452, 324, 323, 506, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Complainant made statement that with intervention of respectables, he has compromised matter with accused and has no objection if FIR is quashed - In view of statements of parties Court is satisfied that compromise is valid and genuine one - FIR quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Recall of order quashing FIR - Matrimonial dispute - FIR quashed on the basis of compromise between the parties - Husband backed out from the compromise - Wife put in disadvantageous position - Order of quashing FIR recalled and FIR restored to its original position - Cost of Rs.1 Lac imposed on..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 397, 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 323, 504, 506, 498A-- Matrimonial dispute - Criminal proceedings - Exercise of inherent power - Revisionist has challenged the summoning order by means of criminal revision - Held, since it is a matrimonial dispute and parties have come to terms and, therefore, High Court can also exercise power u/s 482 of CrPC and can..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Compromise between parties - It enhances social amity and reduces friction - It truly is finest hour of justice - FIR quashed...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 420, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Matter is matrimonial in nature - Parties have amicably settled the matter outside Court through compromise - Held, continuation of criminal proceedings arising out of the same dispute would be a futile exercise and it is nothing but a gross misuse..........

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