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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 447, 324-- CrPC (as amended by Criminal Procedure Code, (Amendment Act, (25 of 2005)- Compounding of offence - Permissibility - Accused found guilty of committing offence punishable u/ss 447 and 324 IPC - Offence u/s 447 was compoundable whereas offence u/s 324 was compoundable before Code of Criminal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/s 354 IPC - Accused convicted - During pendency of appeal parties compromised - Parties allowed to compound the offence - Effect of compounding would be acquittal of accused of the offence he is charged with...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashment of proceedings - Bald allegations against appellants - No case made out against them - Held, for purpose of securing ends of justice, quashing of FIR becomes necessary - S.320 CrPC would not be a bar to exercise power of quashing...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Quashing of proceedings - Exercise of inherent powers by High Court - Held, an offence u/s 498-A IPC is not compoundable u/s 320 of the Code - But in an appropriate case, where parties to matrimonial disputes wishes to bury the past and revive their conjugal life, High Court may come to their aid..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/s 307 IPC not established - Compromise arrived at between parties is genuine and without any pressure or coercion - No useful purpose would be served by continuing criminal proceedings - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Offence u/s 307 IPC - Parties compromised - Offence u/s 307 IPC not compoundable - Offence which is not compoundable cannot be allowed to be compounded even if there is any settlement between the parties - However, settlement can be taken into consideration for determining the quantum of sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 354-- Compromise in an offence u/ss 394, 354 IPC - Complainant and witnesses not ready to support prosecution case - Proceedings quashed in exercise of power u/s 482 Cr.P.C...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320,482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A,323,504,506-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 307, 498-A, 323, 504 & 506 IPC - Parties compromised - S.320 Cr.P.C. does not limit power of High Court u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - S.320 Cr.P.C. is not a bar to exercise power of quashing - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compounding of offence - Accused convicted u/ss 143, 147, 447, 342 & 427 r/w S.149 IPC - Except offences u/s 143 & 147 all other offences are compoundable - Held, as parties have compromised their dispute sentence of accused reduced to that already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Conviction u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Parties compromised - Incident 20 years old - Appellants agriculturists by occupation and having no previous criminal background - Relations between parties became cordial and parties living peacefully in the village - Appellants already undergone sentence of more..........

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