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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Contract Act, 1872, Section 23-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Complainant paid certain amount to accused for securing a job for his son - But accused failed to secure the same - Accused issued a cheque of Rs.10 lacs which was dishonoured - Held, contract between parties for securing job is void and against public..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 406 IPC - Quashing of FIR - There is no averments to the effect that there was an entertainment of property or domain over property and property has been dishonestly acquired and converted to petitioners use - Complaint lacks ingredients to make out offence of criminal breach of trust..........
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Plea as to issuance of cheque as security cheque - Not tenable at this stage, as same will be adjudicated after parties lead evidence - Petition dismissed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Complaint filed by company through its Director - Director was authorized to file complaint in view of valid resolution passed by Company - Contention of petitioner that Director was not an authorized person to file the complaint rejected...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 504, 506-- Cheating - Forgery - Quashing of proceedings - Breach of contract - It is nowhere stated in complaint that there was any intention on part of accused to cheat or defraud at inception of contract - It is admitted that pursuant to agreement, two installments were paid and thereafter subsequent..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Rape - Quashing of FIR - Prosecutrix consumed poison after incident of rape and remained hospitalized for 2 days - But there is no evidence on record that during such period prosecutrix made any complaint against accused with regard to incident - FIR lodged after 8 days of incident that too..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Quashing of complaint - Maintainability - Complaint under the Act - Earlier also husband filed criminal miscellaneous petition challenging orders passed by Appellate Court by which they summoned to appear as well as order restraining husband from dispossessing wife - However, same was dismissed as..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of complaint - Offence u/s 406 IPC - Matter is of a civil nature involving question of accounting, which can be decided by evidence of parties - Magistrate mechanically summoned applicant without appreciating procedure of law - Dragging matter before criminal Court is nothing but abuse of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Domestic violence - Quashing of complaint - Complaint of wife speaks of instances wherein conduct of husband is labelled as one amounting to domestic violence as per S.3 of the Act - Prima facie contents in complaint discloses domestic violence - No case for quashing of complaint made out -..........

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