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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 316, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise arrived at between parties - High Court in exercise of its inherent jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C may quash the proceedings in respect of no, compoundable offences which are private in nature and do not have a serious impact on society on..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Matrimonial dispute - Inherent jurisdiction of High Court may be suitably exercised if parties inter se have mutually decided to bury hatchet and settle the matter amicably in between them in a criminal litigation emanating from matrimonial disputes, which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320(8)-- Dishonour of cheque - Compromise - Accused and complainant compromised the matter - Complainant received Rs.10 lakhs i.e cheque amount in terms of compromise - Conviction and sentence of accused set aside - Accused acquitted in terms of S.320(8) Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 326-- Acid attack - Prior enmity - Victim sustained injuries due to effect of acid poured upon him by accused - He remained hospitalized for more than 50 days - Victim stated that he was unable to carry out his daily routines by himself during hospitalization - Said fact is not challenged by accused -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 326-- Acid attack - Prior enmity - Act of causing grievous hurt by use of acid, by its very nature, is a gruesome and horrendous one which apart from causing severe bodily pain, leaves the scars and untold permanent miseries for victim - Fact that victim sustained extensive acid burns on left side of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 320, 364, 201-- Murder of 4 persons including 2 minor children - Death sentence - It has been proved on record that accused had planned murder of deceased persons - Case falls within the ambit of rarest of rare case - Death sentence confirmed...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 326, 354, 448, 506, 149-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 323, 326, 354, 448, 506, 149 IPC - Signatures of complainant/victim not found in application seeking compounding of offence - Offence u/s 326 IPC is no, compoundable - There was no prayer by accused seeking leave of Court to compound offence u/s 326 IPC - In..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 429, 435-- Probation - Offence u/ss 429, 435 IPC - Accused not undergone any part of his substantive sentence, yet he faced agony of a protracted trial for past 18 years - He was not a previous convict as per his custody certificate nor he is involved in any other criminal case - No useful purpose will be..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 323, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Quashing of FIR - Compromise - Offence u/s 307, 323, 34 IPC and Ss.25, 27 Arms Act - There is fire arm injury on the calf and invocation of S.307 is debatable on said issue - Moreover, continuation of criminal proceedings between parties would be abuse of process of law - FIR quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320- - Compounding of offence - Cannot be thrusted upon complainant, simply because, accused wishes so - Offence can only be compounded, where both the parties to the litigation are in agreement to the same...........

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