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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
Details
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...........
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...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
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 -..........
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320-- Hurt - Even if a victim does not suffer severe bodily pain or is unable to follow his ordinary pursuits for 20 days, even then hurt caused to him can be grievous if it endangers his life...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Attempt to murder - Compromise - Offence u/s 307 IPC is not compoundable - However, taking into consideration the totality of the entire facts and circumstances of the case, sentence reduced to already undergone...........

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