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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 -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Illegal gratification - Quashing of FIR - Doctor - Demand for operation and for better treatment - Tainted money recovered from accused - FIR cannot be quashed on the basis of affidavit of witnesses that no demand was made when on the basis of contents of FIR and nature of evidence collected it is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 376, Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006, Section 3-- Quashing of FIR u/s 363 or S.376 IPC on the basis of statement of minor that she has contracted the marriage of her own - Consummation with the wife below the age of 15 years, is an offence - No exception can be made to the said constitutional mandate - If the girl is more than 16 years, and the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Compounding of offence - Quashing of FIR - Petition for quashing of FIR on the basis of alleged compromise - It is not in dispute that petitioner No.4 is a proclaimed offender - Held, since this petition for quashing of FIR has been filed on behalf of a proclaimed offender, who is not submitting..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956, Section 3, 4, 5, 15, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- FIR lodged for the offences indictable u/s 3, 4 and 5 of Act of 1956 - Charge sheet filed and charges framed - Petition for quashing of FIR filed on the ground that search procedure was not followed as envisaged u/s 15 of the Act - Petition dismissed - Held, whether safeguards u/s 15 of the Act..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Offence u/s 307 IPC - Quashing sought on basis of compromise - Prima facie no offence made out from the narrations made in FIR - Held, fit case for quashing the FIR...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, 33, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 328, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 376/328 IPC and Ss.3/33 SCST Act - Prosecutrix and accused were under 18 years of age at the time of commission of offence - Matter compromised between parties in presence of respectables of the village and relatives of both the parties - Quashing at the instance of victim herself who..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420-- Criminal breach of trust - Quashing of proceedings - Allegations of FIR constitute an offence as alleged by complainant and after investigation in the matter charge-sheet has already been submitted by investigating officer - After seeing ingredients of the offence u/ss 406 and 420 IPC, Magistrate..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467-- Quashing of FIR registered u/s 420 and 467 IPC - Quashing sought on the basis of compromise between complainant and the petitioner - Compromise arrived at without any pressure - Held, dispute being purely personal and for keeping peace, harmony and to reduce friction, FIR deserves to be quashed..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/s 13(1)(d) Prevention of Corruption Act read with S.120-B IPC - Allegation in FIR absurd and inherently improbable on the basis of which no prudent person can ever reach a just conclusion that there is sufficient ground for proceeding against the accused - Entire..........

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