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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 244, 245, 246, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 452, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of criminal proceeding - One singular act of demand of dowry - Held, it would neither constitute cruelty nor harassment - A single act of cruelty would also not be sufficient to cause mental agony to a person - It has to be constant process by which emotional distress is caused -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 379, 34, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Charge-sheet filed pertaining to offence u/s.498A IPC - Another FIR by complainant u/s. 498A, 323/34, 379/34 and 504IPC and S.4 of DP Act - Police after investigation found allegations false and submitted negative final report - Magistrate took cognizance and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A,504,506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dowry Prohibition Act - Summoning of accused for an offence u/ss 498-A, 504, 506 IPC and ,Ss. 3, 4 - Quashing - Complainant married as per Islamic customs - Demand of dowry for which complainant was tortured - Complaint against husband, his parents and other family members - Complainant was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 504, 506 IPC Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Quashing - By Jeth and Devars - No specific allegations against them - How they will be benefited also not disclosed - They are gainfully employed and it does not appeal that they will indulge in dowry demand and will assault the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 325, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Summoning order has been passed against father-i, law, mother-i, law and husband after recording statement of complainant and witnesses that applicants withheld the articles given to wife at the time of marriage - Held, prayer for quashing proceedings u/ss 498-A, 325, 504..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- -Territorial jurisdiction - Quashing of charge-sheet - Wife forced to leave matrimonial home and to live with parents at Dehradun - Demand of dowry continued on phone calls by the husband and father-i, law - Held, Court at Dehradun has jurisdiction to try the case - Petition dismissed...........
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...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 420, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Matter is matrimonial in nature - Parties have amicably settled the matter outside Court through compromise - Held, continuation of criminal proceedings arising out of the same dispute would be a futile exercise and it is nothing but a gross misuse..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 406-- Quashing of complaint and summoning order - Complaint filed at Kapurthala Court u/ss 498A, 307 and 406 of IPC - Accused residing at Bhawanigarh tehsil which was beyond the jurisdiction of concerned Magistrate - Magistrate issued summoning orders without complying mandatory provisions of S.202(1)..........

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