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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 316, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise arrived at between parties - High Court in exercise of its inherent jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C may quash the proceedings in respect of no, compoundable offences which are private in nature and do not have a serious impact on society on..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, 506, 452, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(X)-- Offence u/ss 323, 504, 506, 452 IPC and S.3(1)(X) of SC/ST Act - Complainant and his two witnesses were present on the spot at the time of occurrence - There is no exaggeration, material contradiction or embellishment in statement of all those three witnesses - Medical report is also in consonance..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 325, 504-- Offence u/ss 323, 325, 504 IPC - Injured sustained injuries, but those injuries cannot be attributed to accused, as testimonies of injured fail to inspire confidence - Contradictions and discrepancies found in testimonies of key PWs - Their statement create a doubt about veracity of prosecution..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504-- Offence u/ss 323, 504 IPC - Allegation that petitioners being officers of complainant chased him hundreds of kilometers when he was traveling to his village along with his son merely for slating and becoming adamant to assault him - Complaint against petitioners appears to be absurd and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against father-in-law - Specific allegations against father-in-law supported by complainant and his two witnesses in the evidence is on record - At this stage of summoning of accused, Court cannot pronounce as to whether incident as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against family members of husband - General allegations of cruelty and dowry demand made against appellants - No specific incident, dates or details of any incident mentioned in complaint - Neither in complaint nor in statements made by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of summoning order - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Allegation against relatives of husband - No justification or/and prima facie case to proceed against appellants either jointly or severally for commission of offences alleged against them in complaint - Indeed, facts stated against appellants..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 2(d), 190, 200-- Offence u/ss 323, 504 IPC - Summoning of accused - Investigation was undertaken for no, cognizance offence and charge sheet filed under no, cognizance offences only - Charge sheet therefore, should be treated as a complaint - Order of cognizance as well as summoning order, as a State case is not a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 245(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 323, 504-- Quashing of order - Order rejecting discharge application - Cheating - Property dispute - Shares in question right from date of acquisition in the custody of A-1 - Material on record shows that acquisition was from funds of A-1 - Complainant merely alleged that funds came from his bank account but..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 323, 354, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, 34-- Bail - Claiming on parity basis - Offence u/ss 302, 307, 323, 354, 147, 148, 149, 504, 506, 34 IPC - Role of applicants identical to co-accused, who already granted bail - No specific role assigned to applicants - Applicants thus, entitled to be enlarged on bail on same terms and conditions as..........

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