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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint and summoning order - Complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Offence by company - Accused was Director of company - He has resigned from directorship of company in year 2006 i.e. before bouncing of cheque - However, accused was signatory to the cheque which is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
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 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC and u/ss 3 & 4 of Dowry prohibition Act - Compromise - Parties entered into compromise and settled their disputes amicably through process of mediation which is not challenged - For bringing peace and harmony between parties and in interest of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 27A, 29, 68A, 68E, 68F, 68G, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 451, 482-- Recovery of contraband - Forfeiture of property derived from or used in illicit traffic - Authority passing order under chapter V-A of NDPS Act - Court can refuse to release article in interim custody u/s 451 of Code - Power cannot be exercised by this Court u/s 482 of the Code...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 336, 506, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27- - Offence u/ss 336, 506, 34 IPC and Ss.25, 27 Arms Act - Dispute between landlord and PG students - Compromise - Parties have amicably settled their disputes by virtue of compromise deed - Complainant has no objection in case criminal case registered against petitioners is quashed - FIR and all..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 18, 20, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Petition seeking various relief contemplated under Act of 2005 - Quashing of proceedings - Trial already concluded - There is no justification seeking quashing of proceedings - It would be appropriate for the petitioner to go before Trial Court and submit his arguments and seek an order from the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, 451, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164A, 482-- Rape - Change of investigation - Prayer for fair, proper, impartial and expeditious investigation - Superintendent of Police directed to assign investigation to a Gazetted Woman Police Officer, who shall act fairly and impartially in the matter and submit the investigation report along with her..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, Section 3(2)(a)-- Quashing of charge - Rash & negligent driving - Mischief - No intention or knowledge is required to attract the offence u/s. 279 IPC - Mischief on the other hand is an offence done by offender either with intention or with knowledge that it likely to cause damage or destruction to property -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Quashing of conviction - Appellant convicted and sentenced to 6 months RI u/s.498-A IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties entered into compromise - Held, even though parties have arrived at a compromise, order of conviction cannot be quashed on that ground because offences involved are..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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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
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, General Clauses Act, 1897, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 114, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Notice - Complaint silent about service of notice - There is presumption of service of notice when it is sent to correct address by registered post - Held, it is not necessary to aver in complaint that in spite of return of notice unserved, it is deemed to have been served or..........

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