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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
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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
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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
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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..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 450, 395, 367, 323, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Compounding of offence - Disputes between parties settled and joint statements filed - Certain other disputes over property also settled - Request by parties for compounding offences so as to save institution of marriage - Held, offences alleged against appellants allowed to be compounded -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Compounding of offence - Power of High Court - Held, though High Court cannot compound offences which are no, compoundable in nature, it can very well use its wide powers u/s.482 Cr.P.C. to quash charge against accused even in pre-trial stage...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compounding of offence - Held, compounding has to be done strictly in accordance with S.320 Cr.P.C. - No deviation from this provision is permissible...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Grievous hurt by dangerous weapon - Compounding of offence - Held, since offence u/s.326 IPC is no, compoundable, permission to compound it, cannot be granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 325, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Grievous hurt - Compounding of offence - Appellant alleged to have assaulted injured with iron rod - Nothing on record to show that iron rod was used - In suit filed for compensation injured alleged that appellant beat him with wooden stick - Held, conviction u/s.326 IPC liable to be converted to..........

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