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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/s 498-A IPC and offence under Dowry Prohibition Act - Offence not compoundable - However, where parties are settling their matrimonial dispute, compounding of offence can be allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21-- Dishonour of cheque - Compounding of offence - Lok Adalat - Matter already settled between parties - On their application matter was referred to Lok Adalat only for taking its imprimatur to said settlement - Accused has to deposit 15% of cheque amount in Court as per guidelines framed by Supreme..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 504, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Attempt to murder - Compounding of offence - Offence u/s 307 IPC is no, compoundable whereas other alleged offences are compoundable - Permission can be granted to injured persons to compound the offence punishable u/s 307 IPC along with other offences as injured persons have buried all their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Non-compoundable offence - Quashing of proceedings - Permissibility - Held, no, compoundable offences cannot be compounded by Court - While considering request for compounding of offences Court has to strictly follow the mandate of S.320 Cr.P.C. - It is, therefore, not possible to permit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 307-- Compounding of offence - Offences u/ss 326 & 307 IPC are not compoundable - But since parties have entered into compromise and are neighbours and there is harmonious relationship between two sides and that they are living peacefully, therefore, proceedings are liable to be quashed - Petition..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 89-- Dishonour of cheque - Mediation - Normally, cases u/s 138 of NI Act being a criminal offence, is not referred for mediation - But if parties are interested in referring matter for mediation, that can be only for limited purpose of arriving at amount for which dispute can be settled and also..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 154-- Compounding charges and Civil liability - Difference - Compounding charges are towards offence, whereas civil liability is towards electricity charges...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307- - Compounding of offence - Charge sheet filed - Evidence yet to be adduced - Long standing disputes between parties - Village elders made parties to compromise the matter - In view of settlement no witness likely to turn up to support prosecution - Chances of conviction appear to be remote - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Compounding of offence - Held, only because FIR/Charge-sheet incorporates provision of S.307 IPC would not by itself be a ground to reject petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C. and refuse to accept settlement between parties - If High Court forms an opinion that provision of S.307 IPC was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Compounding of offence - Compounding u/s 320(1) Cr.P.C. is permissible only in minor offences or in no, serious offences - Likewise, when parties reach settlement in respect of offences enumerated in S.320(2) Cr.P.C. compounding is permissible but it requires approval of Court - In so far as..........

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