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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Absence of specific allegation of cruelty or harassment against petitioner Nos.3 to 6 - Statement of witnesses recorded by Magistrate u/s 202(2) Cr.P.C were general in nature - No overt act attributed to petitioners in order to prima..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Offence u/ss 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B IPC - Amicable settlement between parties - Offences u/s.406 and 420 IPC are compoundable u/s.320 Cr.P.C. - Offences u/s.467, 468, 471 and 120B are not compoundable but S.320 Cr.P.C. does not limit or affect powers of High Court..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of complaint - Cruelty - Mere allegation of hurling abuses cannot be termed to be cruelty within meaning of S.498-A IPC - Complaint is highly belated and appears to be instituted because of failure of complainant in her attempt to re-enter her matrimonial home - Held, proceedings prima..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Acquittal - Validity - In chief examination prosecutrix stated that accused raped her and immediately thereafter retracted the statement and stated that accused attempted to rape her - Prosecutrix declared hostile and cross examined - In cross-examination she again changed her version and..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder - Conviction - Validity - Accused alleged to have committed murder of his wife along with co-accused - Victim found lying dead inside bedroom in consequence of injuries suffered by her - Attempt was made to burn her body - Failure of accused to establish that he was away from his house at..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Applicants-accused persons were brother-i, law and sisters-i, law having no connection in domestic affairs of husband and respondent-wife - They were not members of same household - Allegations leveled against them are general and sweeping in nature - Held, it will not be..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Appeal against conviction - Appeal has come up for hearing after 32 years and appellant already undergone a sentence of 4 months - Looking to the age and ailment of appellant and taking into account that incident is 33 years old, rest of sentence of appellant converted into..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 324-- Voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous weapons - Benefit of Ss.4 & 5 of Act of 1958 already granted - Benefit of S.12 granted to appellants as appellants are educated persons and some of them are young persons so that their future is not affected in any way...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364A, 368-- Kidnapping for ransom - Conviction - Validity - Accused persons alleged to have abducted victim and confined him in jungle - Testimony of victim to the effect that he was served with meals in jungle, slept there and went to jungle for responding call of nature creates doubt as to what prevented..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal breach of trust and demand of dowry - Quashing of charge-sheet - Applicant and his family members alleged to have demanded dowry after engagement - Applicant refused to solemnize marriage as their demand of dowry could not be met - Golden chains were entrusted to applicant and his family..........

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