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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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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
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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
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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute - Parties compromised the matter amicability - Held, that in matrimonial matters if parties are compelled to drag the litigation unnecessarily it may amount to abuse of process of Court - FIR quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 437, 439-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Accused convicted and sentenced to two years RI u/s 498-A IPC and six months imprisonment u/s 3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Bail granted during pendency of appeal without expressing any opinion on merit of the case...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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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 - Demand of dowry - 80% burn injuries - Applicant and other family members not made any efforts to save the life of the deceased by taking her to the hospital whereas the applicant was having four wheelers and applicant was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- 'In connection with the marriage of the said parties' - Other customary payments given at the time of birth of a child or other ceremonies as are prevalent in different societies are not covered by the expression 'dowry'...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406, 120B, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 420, 406, 120-B, 506 IPC and Ss.3 & 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties compromised - All articles given as gift prior to marriage returned and in addition a sum of Rs.50, 000/- also paid - One of the parties backed out from the compromise - FIR quashed despite backing out by a party...........

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