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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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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..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of supplementary charge-sheet - Petitioners while taking re-possession of vehicle financed by company alleged to have robbed complainant/driver of vehicle, assaulted him and snatched keys from him - Offence of robbery prima facie was not made out against petitioners, therefore,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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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..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 391-- Additional evidence - S.391 Cr.P.C. speaks of only evidence - It is a clear indication that evidence means both oral and documentary evidence...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Applicant/vendor and respondent No.2 entered into an agreement to sell certain properties - Undertaking given by counsel for applicant before High Court that applicant shall repay whole earnest money to respondent No.2 - Non-compliance of said undertaking - Held, prima..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354, 386-- Order imposing sentence - Interference with - Held, imposition of sentence is in realm of discretion of Court - Unless sentence is found to be grossly inadequate, appellate Court would not be justified in interfering with discretionary order of sentence...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 19, 20, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Held, Act is penal in nature - Penal enactment will not operate retrospectively - Act committed by applicant on 01.07.2005 cannot be brought into ambit of the Act which came into force on 26.10.2006 - Proceedings u/ss 18, 19, 20 of Act liable to be quashed...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Applicants-accused persons were brother-i, law and sisters-i, law having no connection in domestic affairs of husband and respondent-wife - They were not members of same household - Allegations leveled against them are general and sweeping in nature - Held, it will not be..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(iv)(x), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence of atrocity - Compounding of - Compromise between parties to settle dispute outside Court - Complainant buried all differences against accused - Held, offence u/s.3(1)(iv)(x) of Act of 1989 is no, compoundable, but in view of compromise between parties, complainant permitted to compound..........
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..........

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