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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry offence - Compounding of offence - Offences non compoundable - Petitioner and first respondent have reconciled and seek to live together - Respondent has no objection in allowing petition - Criminal proceedings quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal intimidation - Quashing of charge-sheet - Allegation that accused persons including appellants abused informant and threatened her with death - No specific abuse or threat mentioned in FIR or in statement of witnesses u/s.161 Cr.P.C. - Held, in absence of exact words uttered by applicants..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8)-- Further investigation - Charge sheet for the offence punishable u/ss 323, 504 & 506 IPC submitted upon which charges framed - Supplementary charge sheet filed for the offence punishable u/ss 452, 376 and 511 IPC - Accused directed to get bail in the said matter - From the perusal of FIR it cannot..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 504 & 506 IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Territorial jurisdiction - Act of dory demand and harassment was either made at Lucknow or at Jaipur - No mention in FIR that offence was committed partly at Jaipur and partly at Varanasi - No whisper that offence is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Compromise in an offence u/ss 323, 504, 506 IPC and S.3(1)(x) SC/ST Act - Complainant seeking withdrawal of the case is indication that continuance of such proceedings would be unnecessary - Continuation of proceedings would be empty formality - Court can exercise its power u/s 482 Cr.P.C. -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436, 429, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Bail - FIR registered in pursuance of order of S.P. on application made by informant regarding incident dated 26.4.2012 - Held, such inordinate delay in lodging FIR entitles the applicant to be enlarged on bail - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashment of proceedings - Cruelty - Dowry demand - FIR not disclosing specific allegation against appellants in matter arising out of matrimonial bickerings - Held, it would be clear abuse of legal and judicial process to mechanically send named accused in FIR to undergo trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386, 482-- Quashment of proceedings - Rejected by High Court - Appeal thereagainst - Held, High Court had not properly examined the case - It appears to be a fit case for remand for fresh consideration - But Court instead of remanding the matter to High Court, disposed of matter itself and held that in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Complaint lodged against Husband and other family members - Quashment - Wife obtained ex-parte decree of divorce during pendency of criminal proceedings - Held, when ex parte decree of divorce obtained during pendency, same could have weighed with High Court to consider..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Bald allegation against appellants by complainant - Neither FIR nor charge-sheet furnished legal basis for Magistrate to take cognizance of offence alleged against appellants - Held, in criminal case arising out of matrimonial dispute, there is tendency to involve entire..........

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