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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 498A, 420, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of charge sheet - Offence u/ss 376, 498-A, 420, 323, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Single Judge dismissed application for quashing without appreciating even factual matrix of case - Single Judge ought to have first set out brief of facts of case with a view to understand..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Where unnatural death of deceased occurred within 7 years of her marriage, contention of accused that it was suicidal death will pale into insignificance...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Husband tried to save wife, which was corroborated by defense doctor - Said act of husband will go to show that there was less culpability in bringing him and to life of deceased - Lenient view thus, can be taken in sentencing accused...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against husband of deceased - Unnatural death of deceased occurred within 7 years of her marriage - Deceased was so harassed even her father told her that she may live or die in her matrimonial home - Parents of deceased refused to take her back to parental home..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Sentence - Father-in-law and mother-in-law though not present at the place of offence, but since it was unnatural death, 7 years of incarceration with all remissions would suffice for both of them...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Investigation of case is complete - Trial Court yet to take a call on report filed by police - Petitioners had already been in jail around a year - Bail granted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - No medical certificate or report on record with regard to injuries alleged to have been caused by accused upon beating victim - Multiple material contradictions in statements of complainant and victim - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Accused rightly acquitted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Implication of applicants No.4 to 6 inspired by malice and allegations made against them are so high improbable which no man of ordinary prudence would like to believe - Continuation of proceedings likely to result in nothing except abuse of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against bother-in-law (Devar) and sisters-in-law (Nanad) - Wife alleged that her brother-in-law denuded her and torn her clothes and committed rape upon her at the point of pistol with the assistance of sisters-in-law and in presence of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Petitioner returned 22 dowry articles - Grandfather and sister of petitioner discharged by Trial Court and mother of petitioner also acquitted after trial - Without commenting on merits of case and keeping in view the totality of facts and circumstances and on..........

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