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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - FIR disclosing prima facie commission of various cognizable offences - High Court instead of dismissing application in part should dismiss application as a whole to uphold the entire FIR...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 504, 323, 120B, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi)-- Quashing of FIR - Sanction for prosecution not taken - Offence u/ss 504, 323 120-B, S.3(1)(xi) of SC/ST Act - Petitioners are police officers, allowing prosecution of petitioners without procuring mandatory prosecution sanction u/s 197 Cr.P.C. is absolutely impermissible - More so, significant..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 506, 294, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Cheating - Criminal breach of trust - FIR of case prima facie discloses commission of cognizable offences by accused - It cannot be said that dispute in question is of purely civil in nature - Investigation of case is at initial stage - Court is thus, bound to allow investigation..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 408, 420-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/s 408, 420 IPC - Compromise arrived at between parties - Compromise is genuine and there was no undue influence or coercion from any side - FIR along with all consequential proceedings quashed qua petitioner only...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 380, 381, 457, 411, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 25-- Quashing of FIR - Theft - Confession of co-accused - Petitioner named by co-accused in his disclosure statement - No recovery has been effected from petitioner - Even otherwise, confession made by accused in police custody is inadmissible in evidence in view of S.25 of Evidence Act - More so,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 363, 366, 506 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Petitioner No.1 and 2 both are major and now married each other - FIR quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute - Compromise - Compromise arrived at without any kind of pressure, threat or undue influence and statement of petitioners in respect of compromise also recorded - FIR alongwith all consequential proceedings quashed...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135-- Theft of electricity - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that Junior Engineer is not competent to file complaint/FIR - However, as per Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission, Junior Electrical Engineer is authorised to disconnect supply line of electricity as well as lodge complaint in police..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 171(F), 171(G), 420, 468, 471-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss.171(F), 171(G), 420, 468, 471 - Accused furnished false information regarding his children while contesting election - Does not constitute offence of cheating - Even, if offence was covered by S.171 IPC which is furnishing false information before public servant then..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 174A-- Quashing of FIR - Dishonour of cheque - Petitioner was declared proclaimed offender, thus FIR u/s 174-A IPC was registered - Petitioner could not appear as notice was not served at the given address, hence, no, appearance of petitioner held, justified - As matter has been compromised and..........

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