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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(a), 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Proceedings under Act of 2005 - Applicability of S.468 Cr.P.C - Provisions of S.468 Cr.P.C. are not applicable to cases arising out of Act of 2005...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354, 506-- Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 376, 354, 506 IPC - Prosecutrix stated that she has given consent for quashing charge-sheet as now she is married and she does not want to disclose said fact to her husband - Said ground is no ground to quash proceedings for such serious offence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Service-- Departmental proceedings - Departmental proceedings can continue even if a delinquent officer is acquitted of criminal charges on ground of benefit of doubt...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 4.800 kg poppy husk - Reduction of sentence - Accused facing the agony of criminal proceedings for the last 12 years - He is sole bread earner of his family and not involved in any other case - Accused already undergone actual sentence of 8 months out of substantive sentence of 5 years..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 436A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 21-- Bail to under trials - Accused in custody for long period and pending trial - If there is violation of right of speedy trial, instead of quashing proceeding, higher court can direct conclusion of proceedings in fixed time - Directions issued proceedings to be disposed of within six months...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Re-opening of concluded proceedings - Not permissible - Such attitude and conduct should be met with an iron hand by Courts in order to teach a lesson to such persons, who invoke the jurisdiction of Court unnecessarily to harass their opponents...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, 13(1)(e), 3(2)-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Authority concerned did not mention that prima facie case is made out against accused for initiating prosecution against him - Sanction alongwith entire proceedings quashed...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 19, 13(1)(e), 3(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Offence u/ss 13(1)(e), 3(2) of P.C. Act - Sanction granted only on the basis of letter sent by Superintendent of Police (SP) to sanctioning authority for according sanction - SP has not placed entire material before competent authority - Competent authority has not..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 506, 120B-- Compounding of offence - Cheating - Criminal conspiracy - Settlement arrived at between parties - There is every possibility of trial ending in acquittal - Since substantive offence punishable u/ss 506, 420 IPC is compoundable u/s 320 Cr.P.C., offence u/s 120-B IPC should also be allowed to be..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise between parties - Proceedings should be quashed even when wife seeks quashing of proceedings - Any hyper technical view that accused himself should approach Court to quash proceedings pending against him, would be counter productive...........

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