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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Sanction for prosecution - Complaint against government doctor u/s 304-A IPC - As doctor was performing official duties, therefore, sanction for prosecution was required from competent authority to prosecute petitioner u/s 197 Cr.P.C, as alleged act was done by petitioner in discharge of his..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493, 506, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Offence u/ss 493, 506, 34 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of 1961 Act - First complaint lodged against petitioner dismissed - Second complaint filed in which factum of renegotiation of marriage between parents of complainant and petitioners was held - Demand of dowry of Rs.4..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - For quashing proceedings, meticulous analysis of factum of taking cognizance of an offence by Magistrate is not called for - Appreciation of evidence is also not permissible in exercise of inherent powers - If allegations set out in complaint do not constitute offence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Marriage-- Two individuals consenting to marry - Dictates of Khap Panchayat/Local community/Family - Guidelines issued : Preventive Steps - (a) State Governments should forthwith identify Districts, Sub-Divisions and/or Villages where instances of honour killing or assembly of Khap Panchayats have been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Order taking cognizance - Magistrate while taking cognizance has to satisfy himself about satisfactory grounds to proceed with complaint and at this stage consideration should not be whether there is sufficient ground for conviction - Magistrate is not required to record elaborate reasons but..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195-- Bar u/s 195 Cr.P.C. - Cognizance of offence - Where document has been forged and later on produced in Court, bar created u/s 195 Cr.P.C. would not come into play and Court can take cognizance of offence on basis of complaint filed by petitioner...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Wife turned out of matrimonial home in 2006 and complaint lodged in 2012 - As per S.468 Cr.P.C., complaint was barred by limitation - More so, Investigating Officer gave a negative final report detailing strong and cogent reasons for discarding the complainant's case..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190, 482-- Order taking cognizance of offence - Quashing of order - Allegation of obtaining forged sale-deeds by accused in order to grab property of complainants - As per evidence on record, allegations levelled in complaint are purely of civil nature and constitute civil dispute which has been given colour..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 28, 32, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Complaint under D.V. Act - Limitation - Can be filed only within a period of 1 year from date of incident in view of Ss.28, 32 of D.V. Act, as maximum punishment provided under D.V. Act is for a term which may extend to 1 year and Court is debarred from taking cognizance after 1 year...........

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