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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 204, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Complaint case - Quashing of summoning order - Part of cause of action arose within the jurisdiction of Court - High Court at this stage cannot enquire as to whether the allegations made against the petitioners are true or false - Competent Court at an appropriate stage would determine as to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Both the parties entered into compromise - No useful purpose will be served to drag both the parties to the Court when both husband and wife with their family members are living together happily - Proceedings quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Allegation of cruelty and demand of dowry - Three persons named in FIR - Unnatural death within a period of seven years of marriage - Post mortem report that deceased was murdered - Long incarceration is not a ground for bail..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A against husband - Quashing of complaint sought on the ground that marriage of parties is void as wife's previous marriage was subsisting at the time of her marriage with the petitioner - Petition for nullity of marriage pending in civil court - Number of disputed questions..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Death in matrimonial home - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - No mark of violence - Charge u/s 498-A or S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act held not established by both Courts below - Prosecution story suggesting strong motive on part of appellant to commit murder ruled out - Plea of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 405, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Entrustment - If any article is given by way of dowry, the question of entrustment thereof for or on behalf of the bride would not arise...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Suicide - Within seven years of marriage - U/s 113-A of Evidence Act Court `may presume' having regard to all the other circumstances of the case, an abetment of suicide - In such a case onus does not shifts exclusively and heavily on an accused - Accused acquitted in view of sketchy ocular..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Complaint u/s 498-A and S.4 Dowry Act initiated after seven months of husband going to USA - Wife filing divorce petition against husband and getting ex parte divorce - Wife remarrying thereafter - Complaint quashed as no reason given for delay in lodging FIR and circumstances show that the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Conviction of husband and other relations - Deceased and her husband were living in a separate house - Mother, brother and sisters of husband ordered to be released on bail during pendency of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3-- Abetment to suicide - Conviction by trial Court - Upheld by High Court - Letters whereby alleged demand of dowry was made not signed by appellant and even has not been addressed to anyone - Appellant had purchased valuable silver ornament for the deceased and in the insurance policy deceased was..........

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