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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Prosecution u/s 498-A IPC - Husband and wife settled their dispute and moved petition u/s 13-B Hindu Marriage Act for divorce by mutual consent - No purpose would be served in continuing prosecution since wife was not likely to support prosecution case - Prosecution quashed and applicants..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A and 406 - Wife and husband agreed to divorce by mutual consent - Petition to quash proceedings - High Court can quash criminal proceedings or FIR or complaint in exercise of its inherent powers and S.320 Cr.P.C. does not limit or affect the powers u/s 482 of the Code...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- FIR u/s 498-A IPC - Parties entering into compromise and getting divorce by mutual consent - FIR quashed - Proceedings are bound to fail as none of the prosecution witnesses will support the case of the prosecution...........

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