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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Conviction and sentence of 5 years and fine of Rs.2,000/- u/s 326 IPC and S.27 Arms Act - High Court reduced sentence to already undergone i.e. 63 days as accused was 60 years of age and to keep peace in village and families of parties - Order of High Court set aside and custodial sentence fixed..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Offence u/s 326 IPC - High Court can allow compromise even in non compoundable offence - Parties co-villagers and occurrence took place in a spur of moment - No prior enmity between the parties - After the occurrence, parties are living peacefully - Parties allowed to compound the offence...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 34-- Conviction u/s 326/34 IPC - Both the parties related to each other and compromised the matter - Sentence reduced to already undergone (two months) - Though offence u/s 326 is non compoundable but the fact of compromise can be taken into account in determining the quantum of sentence...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 326(3)-- Summary trial - Magistrate is not entitled to consider the evidence recorded in a summary trial by his predecessor - Evidence recorded by predecessor in a summary trial cannot be made the basis for conviction - Magistrate is required to consider only that evidence which is recorded by him and not..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section S20, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 326-- Compromise - Acquittal of accused u/s 323 and 324 IPC but matter kept pending for offence u/s 326 - No use of proceeding with trial when complainant does not want to pursue the matter - Trial Court directed to permit parties to compound the offence and close the proceedings...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 324 & 326 - Parties blood relations - Dispute mutually settled after the occurrence - Court satisfied that the respondents have effected compromise with the petitioners with their free will and not under coercion - Proceedings quashed...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 428, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, and 304 Part II-- Offence u/s 326 - Imprisonment for three years - Appellate Court convicted accused u/s 304 Part II warranting heavier sentence of imprisonment for a longer period - Accused in prison for over seven years till disposal of State's appeal - Held, sentence restricted to period of detention already..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compounding of offence - Held, offence u/s.326 IPC is not compoundable - Application for compounding of offence liable to be rejected - However, in view of facts that occurrence took place about twenty years back on trivial issue and parties who are close relatives are now living amicably,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Offence u/s 326 IPC cannot be compounded - Considering fact that parties settled their disputes outside Court and 10 years have lapsed from date of incident and appellants have already undergone 3 months imprisonment as per sentence imposed on them, imprisonment reduced to period already undergone..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326-- Compounding of offence - Accused convicted - Parties reaching settlement - Compounding of offence not permissible - Offence under S.326 of IPC cannot be compounded even with permission of Court - Lenient view however can be taken in view of settlement - Sentence reduced to one already undergone...........

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