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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry demand - For an offence u/s 4 of the Act marriage is not necessary - Demand for dowry even before marriage would establish offence u/s 4 of the Act...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Whenever father intended to lodge complaint daughter told him that her husband is improving - This fact itself suggests that deceased was not being maltreated or harassed by any of the accused on account of demand of Honda City car in dowry - The most important ingredient of S.304-B..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 244, 245, 246, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 452, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of criminal proceeding - One singular act of demand of dowry - Held, it would neither constitute cruelty nor harassment - A single act of cruelty would also not be sufficient to cause mental agony to a person - It has to be constant process by which emotional distress is caused -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4-- Dowry death - Husband demanded specific sum from his father-i, law - When not given, harassed and tortured his wife - Wife died after some days - Case would clearly fall within definition of "dowry" under the Act of 1961 and S.304-B IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 379, 34, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Charge-sheet filed pertaining to offence u/s.498A IPC - Another FIR by complainant u/s. 498A, 323/34, 379/34 and 504IPC and S.4 of DP Act - Police after investigation found allegations false and submitted negative final report - Magistrate took cognizance and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A,323,504,506,354,495, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4-- Ill-treatment and cruelty at matrimonial home - Wife was compelled to go to her parents house - Jurisdiction - Court at a place where consequence has ensued, is competent and has jurisdiction - In the instant case wife was warned to bring the demanded items and then she had to go to her parents..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Proceedings under Domestic Violence Act and provisions of IPC - Petition for quashment of proceedings - Fact that divorce was granted by a foreign Court between parties does not have any effect on the maintainability of domestic violence case, if the allegations made therein otherwise bring the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
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..........

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