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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B,302,34, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Death of husband and wife - Trial Court discarded and disbelieved dying declaration stated by wife - Dying declaration is totally inconsistent with medical evidence as her husband was also found dead as he suffered injuries on his head, which was cause of his death and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A,504,506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dowry Prohibition Act - Summoning of accused for an offence u/ss 498-A, 504, 506 IPC and ,Ss. 3, 4 - Quashing - Complainant married as per Islamic customs - Demand of dowry for which complainant was tortured - Complaint against husband, his parents and other family members - Complainant was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A,504,506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- No disgruntled wife should be allowed to harass and humiliate the relatives of her husband to satiate her ego and vindictive attitude...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 504, 506 IPC Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Quashing - By Jeth and Devars - No specific allegations against them - How they will be benefited also not disclosed - They are gainfully employed and it does not appeal that they will indulge in dowry demand and will assault the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Mother-in-law spoke the words 'what have you brought from home? You have come from a family of paupers' - Held, if the poor lady was ridiculed on account of pauperism, that does not mean that a demand for dowry was raised - Offence u/s 304-B IPC read with Ss.3, 4 of Dowry..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Deceased set on fire by mother-in-law who was aged 70 years old and no one else was present at the time of incident - Held, it is a basic human instinct that no one gives up easily when it comes to taking away one's life - Deceased must have offered resistance and must have..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Bail - Deceased died an unnatural death by homicide in her matrimonial home within 7 years of marriage - She was harassed by her husband and other members of family on account of demand of dowry - A false story of hanging has been set up by applicants, whereas postmortem report prima..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 325, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Summoning order has been passed against father-i, law, mother-i, law and husband after recording statement of complainant and witnesses that applicants withheld the articles given to wife at the time of marriage - Held, prayer for quashing proceedings u/ss 498-A, 325, 504..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- -Territorial jurisdiction - Quashing of charge-sheet - Wife forced to leave matrimonial home and to live with parents at Dehradun - Demand of dowry continued on phone calls by the husband and father-i, law - Held, Court at Dehradun has jurisdiction to try the case - Petition dismissed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, 179-- Jurisdiction - Dowry demand - Ill treatment and cruelty - Wife coming to live with parents - Court at the place where parents live has jurisdiction to entertain prosecution u/s 498-A IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act...........

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