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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d)(ii), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Charge of obtaining land by public servant - No material document produced to demonstrate ownership and title of complainant to land in question - Even, complainant did not choose to establish her title to land in appropriate proceedings - Moreover, contention that at the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976, Section 29, Standards of Weights and Measures (Enforcement) Act, 1985, Section 31, Standards of Weights and Measures (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 1977, Rule 24, 25, 26-- Deficiency in weight - Issue of process - In the instant case, product Palmolive naturals Soap (with cream) and Palmolive Naturals Soap (Relaxing) weighed lesser than declared net weight - There is prima facie evidence that average weight is less than declared weight - Even, there is prima facie..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976, Section 29, Standards of Weights and Measures (Enforcement) Act, 1985, Section 31, Standards of Weights and Measures (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 1977, Rule 24, 25, 26-- Deficiency in weight - Immunity from prosecution - Quashing of proceedings - In the instant case, error in deficiency is greater than twice the maximum permissible error - Hence, immunity from prosecution is not extended to manufacturer or packer - Proceedings cannot be quashed against..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, 227, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Writ - Mandamus - MPLANDS - Embezzlement of funds - Proper remedy in such case is to file a complaint before concerned SHO of Police Station in terms of S.154 of Cr.P.C. and if Police is not registering FIR, is to approach S.P. u/S.154(3) Cr.P.C. or other police officer referred in S.36 of Cr.P.C...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 340, 482-- Wrong statement by wife regarding income in a dispute between husband and wife - In such a dispute parties are at liberty to take false and wrong pleas - Trial Court is not entitled to feel aggravated and to direct filing of complaint through registry against the litigant that does not serve the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Once Court concludes that continuation of prosecution against petitioners is an abuse of process of law, there is no need to delve into the questions of jurisdiction or to recourse to provisions of S.202 Cr.P.C...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Quashing of complaint - Allegations against father-i, law, grandfather-i, law and brother-i, law of complainant - Neither specific allegations were made against petitioners, nor any specific overt act assigned to them in complaint - Allegations are general in nature..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Compromise - Non compoundable offence - High Court in exercise of its inherent power can quash criminal proceedings or FIR or complaint - S.320 Cr.P.C. does not limit or affect the powers u/s 482 Cr.P.C...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Compromise when matter still under investigation - High Court may accept settlement to quash criminal proceedings - However, where charge is framed but evidence is yet to start, High court can exercise it's powers, but after prima facie assessment of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of summoning order - Earlier FIR was lodged and petitioner was named in the FIR - Police did not file challan against petitioner - Petitioner not summoned u/s 319 Cr.P.C. - Separate complaint cannot be filed against petitioner, particularly when summoning order was passed much after..........

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