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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of FIR - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Allegation against brother and sister of husband - General allegation made against applicant Nos.3 & 4 - Applicants implicated merely because they are brother and sister of husband - FIR qua applicant Nos.3 & 4 quashed...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of FIR - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Allegation against husband and mother-in-law - Specific allegations of harassment and treating wife with cruelty with regard to dowry demand against applicants are on record - Filing of FIR by wife after losing hope of reconciliation, cannot be said to be..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Quashing of FIR - Allegation against applicant No.5/sister of father-i, law of complainant - Except omnibus and vague allegations, no specific overt act ascribed to applicant No.5 - Applicant No.5 residing separately - Allegations of harassment due to no, fulfillment of..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Quashing of FIR - Applicant Nos.1 to 4 constantly demanding an amount of Rs.10 lacs from complainant and because of no, fulfillment of the same, she was harassed and treated with cruelty - Even now complainant was residing with her parents - Sufficient allegations..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise - Quashing of proceedings - Deceased committed suicide soon after giving birth to child - It cannot be assumed that deceased was being treated with inhuman cruelty preceding such child birth and at the same time she can also bear the child..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Stridhan - Customary gifts given at the time of marriage, cannot be said to be stridhan of wife...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Family members - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint against family members of husband - No specific allegations against applicants regarding cruelty due to demand of dowry or alleged causing of injury or using foul words or any other overt act - Mere casual reference of names of family..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 342, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Delay of more than 3 days in lodging FIR - Dowry death - No whisper in the statement of informant that he was illegally detained by accused persons in their house or he was compelled to sign blank papers or he was grief stricken due to which he could not lodge first information report earlier - I,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 342, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Neither there is evidence of unnatural death of deceased nor there is any evidence of demand of additional dowry, nor there is any evidence of cruelty for demand of dowry "soon before her death" - PWs not supported the prosecution version - Even there are..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Magistrate found a prima facie case against accused after inquiry and as such accused were summoned - At this stage there is no occasion to look into the question, whether charge ultimately can be substantiated or not since that would be a..........

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