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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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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 and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Applicant Nos.3 to 6 are mother-in-law, unmarried sister-in-law, aunt (sister of father-in-law) - It is highly improbable that the applicants had accompanied husband and father-in-law to abuse and beat the complainant and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Application for discharge dismissed - Revision against - Sufficient material on record to suggest that soon before her death deceased was continuously harassed by accused on account of dowry demand - Trial Court after recording prima facie satisfaction observed that there are sufficient grounds..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Discharge of accused - Petitioners alleged to have committed offences u/ss 498A, 341, 323 IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Prima facie allegation against husband and mother-in-law - Allegations against petitioners who are married and unmarried Nanads of informant and younger brother of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Deceased died within seven months of her marriage - Prosecution story that she was set ablaze after pouring kerosene oil as dowry demand not met - PW1 not a reliable witness as his statement irreconcilable on all major facts - Deposition of parents of deceased also not reliable as it suffers from..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Death within a period of one year and ten months of marriage - Two dying declarations recorded one by Investigating Officer and the other recorded before the Tehsildar - Merely for the reason that there were two dying declarations, prosecution case cannot be doubted - Statement given by deceased..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Accused convicted u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Accused in jail for eight yeas and 11 months - Held, long passage of time while remaining in jail or long pendency of appeal do not justify minimum sentence to release the accused when gravity of offence is too much -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 420, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Matter is matrimonial in nature - Parties have amicably settled the matter outside Court through compromise - Held, continuation of criminal proceedings arising out of the same dispute would be a futile exercise and it is nothing but a gross misuse..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178-- Demand of dowry - Ill treatment and cruelty at the hands of husband and his relatives at matrimonial home - Wife forcibly taken to her parental home with a threat of dire consequences for not fulfilling their demand of dowry - Complaint against husband and his relatives at Court at parental home -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 407, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323 IPC and Ss.3 & 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Transfer of case - Inconvenient for all family members to attend Court - If case is transferred it will cause inconvenience to respondent No.2 - In matter of transfer of a case convenience of both the parties is to be considered -..........

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