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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Demand of money for construction of house - Cannot be termed as demand of dowry...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and S.4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Appeal against - Bail during pendency of appeal - Accused in jail since October, 2003 - No possibility of appeal being heard on merits in near future - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry - To constitute demand of dowry it is not always necessary that there be any agreement for dowry...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Summoning order quashed on the premise that the case might have been filed by the complainant to pressurize the petitioners before the High Court not to proceed with the case which was lodged u/ss 304-B, 201/34 r/w S.3 and 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Conclusions appears to be based on surmises -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Offence u/ss 406, 498-A, 504, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Act - Both the parties compromised the matter and settled their dispute - Both obtained divorce by mutual consent - Both the parties decided to live separately - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Conviction - High Court dismissed petition of accused without giving reasons as to how it was without any substance - Relevance of dying declaration and its effect not considered by High Court - Order of High Court convicting appellant set aside - Case remanded back...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 504, 506 IPC and u/ss 3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - During pendency of criminal case, a joint divorce petition u/s 13-B Hindu Marriage Act filed - Wife received all her stridhan and maintenance - Charge sheet quashed...........

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