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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Offence u/s 307 IPC - Parties compromised - Offence u/s 307 IPC not compoundable - Offence which is not compoundable cannot be allowed to be compounded even if there is any settlement between the parties - However, settlement can be taken into consideration for determining the quantum of sentence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 354-- Compromise in an offence u/ss 394, 354 IPC - Complainant and witnesses not ready to support prosecution case - Proceedings quashed in exercise of power u/s 482 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Compromise in an offence not compoundable - High Court by exercising power u/s 482 Cr.P.C. can quash the proceedings - Inherent powers of High Court u/s 482 Cr.P.C. are not for that purpose controlled by S.320 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Compromise in an offence not compoundable - High Court in exercise of its inherent powers u/s 482 Cr.P.C. can quash proceedings in which parties compromise but offence not compoundable, when in its opinion there are no chances of recording conviction against the accused and the entire exercise of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320,482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A,323,504,506-- Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 307, 498-A, 323, 504 & 506 IPC - Parties compromised - S.320 Cr.P.C. does not limit power of High Court u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - S.320 Cr.P.C. is not a bar to exercise power of quashing - Proceedings quashed...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482,320-- Cr.P.C. - Power u/s 482 Cr.P.C. is neither limited nor curtailed by any other provision of the Code including ,S. 320 - Court can exercise this power in an offence of any kind, whether compoundable or non compoundable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compounding of offence - Accused convicted u/ss 143, 147, 447, 342 & 427 r/w S.149 IPC - Except offences u/s 143 & 147 all other offences are compoundable - Held, as parties have compromised their dispute sentence of accused reduced to that already undergone...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction and sentence - Revision - Compounding of offence - Matter has been settled between parties - Held, offence allowed to be compounded - Conviction and sentence liable to be set aside - Petitioner/accused acquitted u/s.320 Cr.P.C. - Petition allowed...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 420, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Matter is matrimonial in nature - Parties have amicably settled the matter outside Court through compromise - Held, continuation of criminal proceedings arising out of the same dispute would be a futile exercise and it is nothing but a gross misuse..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Conviction u/ss 307, 34 IPC - Parties compromised - Incident 20 years old - Appellants agriculturists by occupation and having no previous criminal background - Relations between parties became cordial and parties living peacefully in the village - Appellants already undergone sentence of more..........

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