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GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 13(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Domestic violence - Quashing of complaint and subsequent proceedings - Matter compromised and settled between parties with the help of mediation - There exists no scope of any future proceedings in the matter as it would amount to creating consternation to the parties for no reason - Conviction is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Punjab Panchayat Raj Act, 1994, Section 4(2), 5, 44, 51, 71, 77-- Embezzlement to the tune of 30 lakhs on the pretext of sending son of complainant to America for permanent job - Jurisdiction of Panchayat to try the offence - Held, (i) There is no bar for investigating any offence by the police including the offences mentioned in the Schedule II of the Punjab..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonor of cheque - Complaint - Quashing of - Petitioner No.1 had resigned from firm nearly one year prior to issuance of cheques - Held, it cannot be said that he was responsible for issuance of cheques or that he was incharge and responsible for day-to-day affairs of firm - Besides, cheques..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468(3)-- Limitation - Complaint u/ss. 149, 323, 354 & 504 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act - Punishment provided under IPC for these offences is less than three years but in SC/ST Act is of five years - According to S.468 IPC if offence is punishable by..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonor of cheque - Complaint - Quashing of - Petitioner No.2 was authorized signatory of company - Except issuance of covering letter on behalf of company, there is no allegation of either issuance of cheques or being incharge of day-to-day affairs of company - Complaint silent as to role of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Prosecution of public servant - Complaint u/ss. 149, 323, 354 & 504 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act - Allegation against petitioner & others that they verbally abused complainant and his wife and that they had called them names with regard to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- Order taking cognizance - Complaint u/ss 149, 323, 354 & 504 IPC and S.3(1)(x) of Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act - Prima facie offence under these sections made out - Merely because Magistrate did not send complaint for further investigation by police, action..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3-- Domestic violence proceedings and complaint u/s.498-A IPC - Contention that since same allegations are made by respondent in domestic violence proceedings and complaint filed u/s.498-A IPC, therefore, either of proceedings need to be stayed - Held, purpose behind both proceedings is altogether..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Specific allegations leveled against accused in complaint - Allegations that husband was demanding Rs.2 lakhs from her - There is sufficient material to make out prima facie case for offences for which charge sheet has been filed - Criminal proceedings cannot be..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Enquiry - Petitioners reside beyond territorial jurisdiction of Magistrate - Complaint never posted for enquiry - Held, there has been an infraction of mandatory provision of sub-s.(1) of S.202 Cr.P.C. - Such infraction vitiates order taking cognizance and..........

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