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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 50-- Bigamy - Opinion as to relationship - Mere admission as to relationship would not be an evidence to prove second marriage in a proceeding u/s 494 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 12, 15, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 19, 20, Contempt of Courts Act, 1971, Section 13(as, Commissions of Inquiry Act, 1952, Section 10A- - Sitting Judge of Supreme Court appointed Chairman of Enquiry Commission - Scandalous remarks against commission published in a news paper - Contempt of Court not made out - Commission is not a Court - Held, (i) Commission appointed under Act of 1952 is not a Court for the purpose of Contempt of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 19, 20-- Court - Meaning - Court is an institution which has power to regulate legal rights by delivery of definite judgments, and to enforce its orders by legal sanctions and if its procedure is judicial in character in such matters as the taking of evidence and the administration of oath, then it is a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Quashing of conviction - Appellant convicted and sentenced to 6 months RI u/s.498-A IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties entered into compromise - Held, even though parties have arrived at a compromise, order of conviction cannot be quashed on that ground because offences involved are..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Non-compoundable offence - Quashing of proceedings - Permissibility - Held, no, compoundable offences cannot be compounded by Court - While considering request for compounding of offences Court has to strictly follow the mandate of S.320 Cr.P.C. - It is, therefore, not possible to permit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 307-- Compounding of offence - Offences u/ss 326 & 307 IPC are not compoundable - But since parties have entered into compromise and are neighbours and there is harmonious relationship between two sides and that they are living peacefully, therefore, proceedings are liable to be quashed - Petition..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recoveries of blood stained clothes and weapon of offence at the instance of accused is doubtful - In the absence of any other evidence merely because blood found on deceased matched with the blood found on clothes of accused and recovered weapons it will not be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 382, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Hypothecated vehicle - Bank forcibly taking possession - Default in payment of installments - Use of force is not permissible under Hire Purchase agreement and finance company has to follow due process of law to repossess the vehicle - Moreover, whether force was used or not by recovery agents is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 417, 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Complaint that husband has remarried - Complaint not only against husband but also against father-i, law, mother-i, law, unmarried sister-i, law, who are not concerned with the marriage - No material to show that applicants had knowledge of remarriage or they instigated..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Delay in lodging FIR - Complainant stated that delay caused due to the threats given by accused to complainant and others against reporting the matter to police - Lodging of FIR instantaneously about commission of offence takes a back seat specifically when life, liberty and welfare of..........

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