Showing : 751-760 of 1991 Results

DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Offence by proprietorship firm - Quashing of complaint - Cheque issued in favour of respondent No.1/complainant on behalf of firm got dishonoured - Petitioners/accused prosecuted as partners of firm - Respondent No.1 was not sure whether said firm was partnership or..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Domestic violence - Complaint - Pre-mature quashing petition - Held, if protection officer's report does not support complaint then complainant would fail - Therefore, order quashing complaint before such procedure would be premature and unjustified...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Offence by Company - Quashing of complaint - Petitioners were not Directors of Company on the date on which cheque was issued - Held, petitioners cannot be made liable vicariously u/ss 138 and 141 of the Act - Impugned complaint quashed and set aside qua petitioners -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Agreement to sell - Failure to execute sale deed - For that civil remedy is available - There was no dishonest intention from the very beginning to cheat the complainant or to commit an offence of criminal breach of trust - FIR quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Offence by company - Prosecution of managing director - Quashing of - Company of which applicant is managing director has not been made an accused for offence in question which is said to have been committed by Company - Held, prosecution of applicant for offence in question..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Court must ensure that criminal prosecution is not to be used as an instrument for harassing or for seeking private vendata or with ulterior motive to pressurize the accused - FIR mala fidely lodged because of political reasons - FIR quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 465, 467, 471, 477A, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 409, 465, 467, 471, 477-A, 120-B - Exoneration in disciplinary proceedings by itself is not a ground for quashing criminal proceedings...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 409, 465, 467, 471, 477A, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- On the basis of forged bills BDPO cleared/passed the forged bills - Mere fact BDPO was a mere supervisory officer, ipso facto, is not a ground, much less cogent, to exonerate him at the initial stage of trial, particularly when prima facie, there is ample evidence on record to involve the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Inherent powers - Not to be used to stifle a legitimate prosecution - High Court should not ordinarily embark upon an inquiry whether the evidence in question is reliable or not or whether on a reasonable appreciation of it the accusation would not be sustained, which are the functions of the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal proceedings - Quashing of - Petitioner/accused charged for offences u/ss 406, 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Both parties have decided to settle all their disputes by mutual compromise - Possibility of petitioner being convicted in case is absolutely remote - Held, no useful purpose would be..........

Showing : 751-760 of 1991 Results