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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 156, 157-- Investigation by same police officer who lodged FIR - Such police officer can proceed with investigation - Such investigation can only be assailed on the ground of bias or real likelihood of bias on the part of investigating officer...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Proceedings against mother-i, law and two sisters-i, law quashed as allegations are extremely general in nature and no specific role is attributed to them - FIR lodged after six years - Continuation of criminal proceedings against appellants is an abuse of process of law - FIR quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Quashing of FIR - If there had been any iota of truth in the allegations of complainant, then the complainant would not have waited for a period of nearly one year and four months prior to launching the prosecution of accused - Prosecution launched with the object of wreaking vengeance and as a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 184-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Jurisdiction - Dowry demand at Ahmedabad - Bride left the matrimonial home and came to reside at Jodhpur and staying there with her parents - FIR lodged at Jodhpur - Held, Court at Jodhpur has jurisdiction since it is a continuous offence...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436, 429, 504, 506, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Bail - FIR registered in pursuance of order of S.P. on application made by informant regarding incident dated 26.4.2012 - Held, such inordinate delay in lodging FIR entitles the applicant to be enlarged on bail - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 162-- Second FIR - About the same occurrence between the same persons and with similarity of scope of investigation, cannot be registered and by applying the test of similarity, it may then be hit by the proviso to S.162 of the Code...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 325, 324, 452, 148, 149, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cross case - Compromise - Offence u/ss 148, 323, 326 and 452 read with S.149 IPC and offence in cross case u/ss 148, 324, 325 read with S.149 IPC - Parties amicably settled their disputes - They belong to the same village and also related to each other - Complainants to not want to pursue the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Second FIR - Mere telephonic information inviting the police to the place of occurrence - Not FIR - Alleged FIR not second FIR...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), 173(8)-- Application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. - Direction to police to register FIR and investigate - Final report submitted - Protest petition filed for rejecting final report - Direction issued to further investigate - Held, Magistrate is well within its right to order further investigation into the matter...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - At behest of third party - An FIR can not be quashed at the behest of third party or at the instance of a person who is not accused - Court cannot interfere with investigation process at the behest of a person whose name does not figure as accused in FIR - Petition dismissed...........

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