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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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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
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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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry death - Circumstantial evidence - PW's categorically admitted that deceased never personally informed him about the alleged harassment by the respondent - PW has also admitted in his cross examination that accused never demanded any money from him directly or personally - He also admitted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Demand of dowry - Complaint filed after two years of demand - Reasons for delay not indicated - Wife implicated all the family members including second wife of husband whereas no specific role has been specifically ascribed to anybody except the husband - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of share of wife in the ancestral property - Not a dowry demand...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - For conviction for demand of dowry it is not always necessary that there be an agreement for dowry - Even demand of dowry on other ingredients being satisfied is punishable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - In cases of dowry deaths and suicides, circumstantial evidence plays an important role and inferences can be drawn on the basis of such evidence - That could be either direct or indirect...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC and S.4 D.P. Act - No specific allegation against accused No.4 to 7 & 9 who are residing separately and prima facie no offence is disclosed against them - Proceedings against them quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Juvenile - Bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Bail cannot be refused on the ground that offence committed is a heinous crime - Bail can be refused if (1) the release is likely to bring him into association with any known criminal; or (2) expose him to moral,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Gifts given at the time of birth of a child - Such gifts are not enveloped within the ambit of dowry...........

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