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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 506, 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 406, 420, 467, 468, 471, 506, 120-B IPC - Settlement - Money dispute - Total amount of Rs.39 lacs received by complainant towards full and final settlement - Entire claim of complainant regarding purchase of flats stands settled and relinquished - Complainant..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i) IPC - Quashing of FIR - There is no whisper about demand of any dowry or valuable security in complaint - Petitioner and complainant were living together only for about 4 months - Most of allegations in complaint pertains to certain averments that took..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354B, 323, 324, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 8-- Bail - Outraging modesty of woman - FIR only speaks about touching and holding prosecutrix's hand and that of her sister which though by no means a conduct that can be approved, would not fall within mischief of S.354-B IPC - Even earlier incident of touching of prosecutrix in some intimate part..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Marriage-- Two individuals consenting to marry - Dictates of Khap Panchayat/Local community/Family - Guidelines issued : Preventive Steps - (a) State Governments should forthwith identify Districts, Sub-Divisions and/or Villages where instances of honour killing or assembly of Khap Panchayats have been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 384, 467, 468, 471, 506(2), 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 384, 467, 468, 471, 506(2), 120-B IPC - Compromise - Allegations in FIR not only involve a private dispute over a land transaction between two contesting parties, but also involves allegations of extortion, forgery and conspiracy where all the accused were acting as..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156, 190, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 354, 506, 34-- Application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. for offence u/s 498-A, 406, 354, 506, 34 IPC - Magistrate taking cognizance and adjourning case for pre-summoning evidence instead of issuing direction to police to register FIR - Ground for such order as : (a) Allegation of cruelty does not require any investigation..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 341, 506, 509, 354B-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 323, 341, 506, 509, 354-B IPC - Parties settled their dispute amicably - Accused tendered his unconditional apology in writing to complainant, which has been accepted by her - Complainant does not want to continue with criminal prosecution because of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 504, 506, 147, 120B-- Bail - Accused not named in FIR wherein six persons specifically named - Deceased was in consensual relationship with applicant and there was some dispute relating to monetary transaction between deceased and applicant - Only allegation against accused was of hatching conspiracy but ingredients of..........
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, 120B-- Default bail - Offence u/ss 376, 506, 120-B IPC - Maximum sentence that can be awarded u/s 376 IPC is life imprisonment - Challan can be filed within 90 days - However, Magistrate wrongly allowed bail after 60 days, as Court has to see maximum awarded punishment not the minimum awarded punishment..........

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