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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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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
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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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(r), 3(1)(s), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge sheet - Offence u/ss 323, 504 IPC and Ss.3(1)(r), 3(1)(s) of SC/ST Act - Real dispute between parties is of civil and private in nature and criminal prosecution arose incidentally and not as a natural consequence of real occurrence - More so, parties have entered into compromise..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint inspired by malice and version contained therein full of high improbabilities - Continuation of proceedings on that basis is likely to result in abuse of process of Court - Entire proceedings of complaint in question quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against family members of husband - Applicants not lived with complainant - Husband of complainant not made accused - Change of version between version given in police station and version given out in complaint is indicative about improvised nature of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 245, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 379, 504-- Discharge - Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 406, 379, 504 IPC - Complainant filed complaint against her i, laws - Discharge application of accused dismissed by Magistrate and quashing petition against the same also dismissed by High Court - No good grounds found to interfere in impugned orders - Remedy..........

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