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Right of partners in live-in relationship

In India, the concept of live-in relationships is relatively new and not yet fully recognized by society and the legal system. However, the Supreme Court of India has acknowledged the right of individuals to enter into live-in relationships, stating that such relationships are protected under the...

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Quashing of Section 498A IPC

Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) deals with the offence of cruelty by a husband or his relatives towards a married woman. The section makes cruelty a criminal offence and is punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to three years and also with fine. Quashing of a...

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How to compound attempt to murder

The process for compounding an offence of attempt to murder under the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) is similar to the process outlined earlier, however it's important to note that attempt to murder is considered as a non-compoundable offence under Section 320 of the CrPC, therefore, it cannot...

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