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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Absence of specific allegation of cruelty or harassment against petitioner Nos.3 to 6 - Statement of witnesses recorded by Magistrate u/s 202(2) Cr.P.C were general in nature - No overt act attributed to petitioners in order to prima..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of complaint - Cruelty - Mere allegation of hurling abuses cannot be termed to be cruelty within meaning of S.498-A IPC - Complaint is highly belated and appears to be instituted because of failure of complainant in her attempt to re-enter her matrimonial home - Held, proceedings prima..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal breach of trust and demand of dowry - Quashing of charge-sheet - Applicant and his family members alleged to have demanded dowry after engagement - Applicant refused to solemnize marriage as their demand of dowry could not be met - Golden chains were entrusted to applicant and his family..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504, 506-- Quashing of summoning order - Petitioner/accused alleged to have committed offences u/ss 504, 506 IPC - Panchayat tried to settle dispute between petitioner and his wife - Failure of petitioner to put his signatures on settlement deed - He got infuriated and started using abusive language against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Allegations against appellants that they committed offences u/ss 418, 504 & 120-B IPC - Company in which applicants were working willing to settle their claims by giving a sum of Rs.one lac to each of them - Company directed to pay specified amount to each of them - Order..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- Quashing of criminal proceedings - Validity - Case raises large number of disputed questions of fact - Held, there was no occasion for High Court to allow petition u/s.482 Cr.P.C. and quash criminal proceedings - Impugned judgment and order set aside - Appeal allowed...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2003, Section 3, 24, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Proceedings u/s.3 of the Act - Quashing of - Large scale smuggling of iron ores - Accumulation of huge properties through illegal means and extortion - Quashing sought on ground of acquittal under IPC - Held, even if accused has been acquitted of charges framed against him in sessions trial,..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s.324 IPC - Injury inflicted by sharp edged weapon but injury was simple in nature - Accused and victim both real brothers residing in one house - Victim elder brother is jobless - Accused younger brother was working as casual employee in Government and looking..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to negligence - Quashing of FIR - While installing hand pump clip of hand pump touched with live wire which was passing over house of petitioner - Due to this reason `B' got electrocuted and died at spot - Held, petitioner cannot be held liable qua commission of offence punishable..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 143, 341, 323, 387 & 34 IPC - Affidavit filed by informant stating that matter has been amicably settled between parties on the intervention of local people - No useful purpose would be served by allowing continuance of criminal proceedings against..........

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