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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 458, 323, 143, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(V), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/ss 307, 458, 323, 143 IPC and S.3(2)(V) SC/ST Act - Medical opinion that three injuries were not dangerous to life - I.O. found offence u/s 308 IPC - Compromise allowed - FIR quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi), Constitution of India, 1950, Article 142-- Offence u/s 3(1)(xi) of SC & ST Act - Quantum of sentence - Trial Court convicted and sentenced accused to undergo R.I. for 6 months with fine of Rs.500/-, however, High Court sentenced accused to period already undergone by him and enhanced fine from Rs.500 to Rs.3000/- - High Court cannot award..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3, 18A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/s 3 of SC/ST Act - Ingredients of offence u/s 3 of SC/ST Act made out against accused - Embargo u/s 18 of SC/ST applies - Application u/s 438 Cr.P.C for anticipatory bail against such offence is not maintainable...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 14-- Cognizance of offence - Magistrate had no jurisdiction to take cognizance of offence under SC/ST Act in view of amendment Act 2015 - Only Special Court established u/s 14(1) of the Act shall have power to directly take cognizance under the SC/ST Act...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(v)(x)(xiv)-- Offence u/s 3(v)(x)(xiv) of SC/ST Act - Strained relations between parties on account of dispute relating to path which originated in the year 2003 - Complaint filed by complainants was highly suspected as dispute concerning path was already pending adjudication before civil Court - Contradictions..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(b), 420, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Rape - Prosecutrix a widow fallen in love with accused and used to reside with him - Parties were in relationship with each other for quite some time and living together till she came to know that accused had married some other woman - Prosecutrix had taken a conscious decision after active..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 448, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(xi), 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/ss 354, 448, 34 IPC and Ss.3(1)(xi), 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Compounding of offence - Reduction of sentence - Affidavit filed by complainant shows that incident in question took place almost 9 years ago due to misunderstanding and spur of moment - Relation between parties now very cordial..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(r), 3(1)(s), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge sheet - Offence u/ss 323, 504 IPC and Ss.3(1)(r), 3(1)(s) of SC/ST Act - Real dispute between parties is of civil and private in nature and criminal prosecution arose incidentally and not as a natural consequence of real occurrence - More so, parties have entered into compromise..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Merely calling a person by caste does not attract penal provision...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x)-- Offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Alleged place of occurrence as revealed from materials on record is the residential house of complainant that too inside her house - Complainant has no case that public was present at the time of occurrence - House of complainant thus, not come within ambit of..........

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