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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, 6-- Jurisdiction - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC and Ss.4, 6 Dowry Prohibition Act - Jurisdiction lies in Court at the place where offence is committed - In the instant case complainant does not claim that she was ever tortured for dowry demand at the place within the jurisdiction of Court `K' - Held,..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance proceedings - Petitioner convicted u/s 498-A of IPC and u/s 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Held, such conviction of petitioner indicates torture, harassment in connection with demand of dowry and that it has got corroborative value for consideration of a petition filed by wife u/s 125 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Scope and ambit of S.3 of DPA is different from the scope and ambit of S.304-B IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Ambit and scope of Ss.3 & 4 DPA is different from the ambit and scope of S.498-A IPC...........
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...........

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