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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
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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...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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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 - Offence not compoundable - If in the interest of justice quashing of FIR is necessary then S.320 Cr.P.C. is not a bar to exercise inherent power of quashing...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394-- Compromise in an offence u/s 394 IPC - Offence not compoundable within scope of S.320 Cr.P.C. - However, Court in view of compromise arrived at between parties can reduce the sentence imposed while maintaining conviction...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 336, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 307, 336, 34 IPC - Occurrence took place over a petty issue and parties are residents of same village - Though complainant suffered a grievous injury on his head on account of gandasi blow, yet settlement arrived at during the course of investigation -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 471-- Quashing of FIR - Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 420, 471 IPC - Even though offence in question is no, compoundable, but High Court in exercise of its jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C. can quash such offence on the basis of settlement arrived at between parties - FIR quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 353, 120B, 295, 153A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 147, 353, 120-B, 295, 153-A IPC - Two different FIRs - Quashing of FIRs - Property dispute between parties, as both the rival factions staked their claim over land in question with positive assertion of ownership - However, dispute itself no more survives as rival faction allotted..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compromise - In respect of serious offences like murder, rape, dacoity etc. or other offences of mental depravity under IPC or offences of moral turpitude under special statutes like P.C.Act, settlement between offender and victim can have no legal sanction at all...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Second dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate witnessed by two employees of hospital - Merely because no certificate of doctor is on record, it cannot be said that said dying declaration is not reliable as doctor was not present at that time to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Three dying declarations - Murder - Death by burning - Deceased suffered 72% burn injuries - First oral dying declaration of deceased recorded by police is consistent with second dying declaration which was recorded by Executive Magistrate - Deceased named the accused in both the dying..........

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