Advice on Criminal Law

The police officer has refused to register my case

Police says, No fir can be lodge for vehicle damage caused by any person. Yesterday at 11 pm, a boy from my colony came to me and asked for my car, but I refused to give him. Then he threatened me to break and damage my car, and he has damaged the door of my car. I...

What to do against the false allegation

Quash the false allegation made in the complaint. You can file a petition before the High Court under section 482 of CrPC for quashing of the criminal proceeding. The court has inherent power under section 482 to take appropriate step to do justice.

Any person can lodge the FIR

Section 154 CrPC does not mandate that only victim can lodge the FIR. Any person can register the FIR if he knows that a cognisable offence has been committed. In Prakash Singh vs State of Punjab, the Supreme Court held that police officer could not make an inquiry about genuineness of FIR.

Sexual intercourse by making a false promise of marriage

The Supreme Court held that sexual intercourse by taking consent on the false promise of marriage amounts to the offence of rape. As far as section 90 & 375 IPC is concerned, if the consent was taken by the misconception of fact, i.e. the false promise of marriage, it is not a valid consent and accused shall be punished for the offence of rape

Sexual intercourse by false promise of marriage

I have a relationship with my boyfriend for two years; recently, I came to know that he is going to marry another girl. I quarrelled with him, but he is saying that you don't have status and beauty how I can marry you? However, we had a physical relationship for that...

My aunt harassing my uncle for property

My uncle has one adopted daughter. He has a self-acquired property. His wife is torturing him to give all property to her. But my uncle wants to give the property to his daughter. His wife creating so much drama and spreading falls statement on my uncle. With the help...

Further investigation is being conducted with mala-fide intention

My girlfriend has filed a false case of sexual harassment. She filed FIR under section 354 A of the Indian penal code. Indeed, she induced me to establish a sexual relationship with the sole purpose to extort money. I trapped on the web; I had sent some WhatsApp...

Dowry death and cruelty

My daughter died in strange circumstances. She in-laws were demanded dowry after the marriage. I could not fulfil their demands but tried best to achieve as far as possible. I have sufficient evidence to prove that they demanded dowry otherwise ready to face dire...

What will you do in an improper investigation

I filed an FIR for the offence of cheating. My friend took some money from me and now refusing to pay. He told me that he needs some money for her sister's marriage. I had faith upon him and transferred money online in his bank account. After two years I asked him to...

POCSO: School principal did not report the offence

I am principal of inter college. One day peon of the college committed rape on a student of class eleven. Her father reported the incident to me on the same day and asked to file FIR. I thought that it might disrepute our institution, therefore, trying to compromise...

Recovery of money given to a friend as loan

I was a student studying abroad in Belgium. In 2016, one of my colleague who was also staying in Belgium took around 1100 euros which correspond to Rs 88000 in today's conversion rate. He promised to return in two months. However, soon after going back to India he...

Cruelty committed in UK by NRI husband

My husband is a British citizen, and I’m his wife, an Indian citizen. We married on 6 May 2018 in India. After that, my husband was doing my visa of UK when he left India after marriage to the UK. I got my UK visa I went to the UK, and I lived there for two months....