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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Non-compoundable offences are basically an obstruction in entering into compromise - However, notwithstanding the fact that offence u/s 498-A IPC is a no, compoundable offence, there should be no impediment in quashing FIR u/s 498-A IPC, if..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute mutually and amicably settled between parties - Continuation of proceedings arising out of FIR in question would be an exercise in futility - It is a fit case for Court to exercise its inherent jurisdiction - FIR..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 18, 8(c), 21(c)-- Offence u/s 8(c) and 21(c) of Act - Reduction of default sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo R.I of 10 years along with 1 lac fine in default to undergo further period of six months - They suffered a substantive sentence of 10 years but during these ten years they failed to pay..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Second bail application - Offence u/s 15 of NDPS Act - Petitioner has already undergone sentence in another case which was pending against him under NDPS Act - Other co-accused in this case already granted bail - Bail allowed...........
MANIPUR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 382, 427, 367, 120B-- Dismissal of case on account of no, prosecution - Offence u/ss 382, 427, 367, 120-B IPC - Case was pending since long due to no, appointment of Addl. P.P. - However, case was dismissed on account of no, prosecution on the very next date of reporting of Addl.P.P - There were no laches on the part..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Indiscriminate assault by lathi blows - Place of occurrence an agricultural farm in a rural area - Accused had not come prepared with any dangerous weapons - Lathi is a hard and blunt substance, usually carried by villagers for self protection - Accused caused indiscriminate..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147-- Dishonour of cheque - Compounding of offence - Compromise arrived at between parties - Offence for which accused charged is not `stricto sensu' be termed to be an offence against State - Entire amount of compensation deposited by accused - Complainant is not interested to pursue the complaint and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Accused hurled country made bombs established on record - Incised injuries caused to deceased were intentional and were sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course of nature even if it cannot be said that his death was intended - This is sufficient to bring the case within..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention of accused was only to inflict injury and not to cause death - Intention can be gathered from circumstances like nature of weapon, words used by accused at time of attack, motive behind attack and its severity - Thus, accused has committed offence u/s 324 IPC...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to murder - Intention to cause death - Cause of injury was due to assault with stone and no fracture was found on head - As per medical evidence such injury was not sufficient to cause death - Oral testimony and medical evidence shows that accused has no intention to cause death of..........

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