Showing : 511-520 of 1997 Results

UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Specific allegations of cruelty and harassment on account of not bringing sufficient dowry against husband and uncle (mausa) of victim - Accused uncle performed Kanyadan, it cannot be said that prima facie he had no role to play in the alleged crime - Prima..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act, 1984, Section 3(2)(a)-- Quashing of charge - Rash & negligent driving - Mischief - No intention or knowledge is required to attract the offence u/s. 279 IPC - Mischief on the other hand is an offence done by offender either with intention or with knowledge that it likely to cause damage or destruction to property -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 468, , Section 3(k), 17, 18, 33- - Quashing of complaint - Sample of pesticide - Limitation - Maximum sentence which can be awarded in this complaint is two years - Period of limitation if computed from the date of report of analyst or even from date of registered letter written to the manufacturer the same is far beyond the..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482-- Second FIR - Quashing of proceedings - Registration of second FIR against petitioners after referring to first FIR as mistake of fact, certainly amounts to abuse of process of Court - As there is a Bar under law to register second FIR in respect of same incident basing on the same set of facts -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings at initial stage - Proceedings cannot be quashed merely on the basis of filing of an affidavit by defacto complainant that matter has been settled and he does not want to prosecute the accused as his name had been given by mistake...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Non compoundable offences - High Court can quash criminal proceedings in exercise of its power u/s 482 Cr.P.C. having regard to the fact that parties have amicably settled their disputes and victim has no objection, even though the offences are non compoundable - Offences which involve moral..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 307-- Compounding of offence - Offences u/ss 326 & 307 IPC are not compoundable - But since parties have entered into compromise and are neighbours and there is harmonious relationship between two sides and that they are living peacefully, therefore, proceedings are liable to be quashed - Petition..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Inherent powers of High Court - Not inhibited by S.320 of the Code...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Quashing of conviction - Appellant convicted and sentenced to 6 months RI u/s.498-A IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties entered into compromise - Held, even though parties have arrived at a compromise, order of conviction cannot be quashed on that ground because offences involved are..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Non-compoundable offence - Quashing of proceedings - Permissibility - Held, no, compoundable offences cannot be compounded by Court - While considering request for compounding of offences Court has to strictly follow the mandate of S.320 Cr.P.C. - It is, therefore, not possible to permit..........

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