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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge sheet - From the allegations made in FIR an offence u/ss 494, 406 IPC made out - At this stage allegations made in FIR have to be accepted as true - Truthfulness or otherwise of the allegations not to be gone into at this stage - Essential ceremonies of marriage whether gone..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 406-- Quashing of charge sheet - High Court cannot quash charge sheet prior to exercise of discretion by Magistrate u/s 190 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Ingredients of the offence u/s 494 IPC are : (i) the accused must have contracted first marriage; (ii) he must have married again; (iii) the first marriage must be subsisting and (iv) the spouse must be living...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 494-- Maintenance - Revision against order declining maintenance - High Court found that appellant had undergone a second marriage and was liable for an offence u/s 494 IPC - Since appellant was a Govt. servant, High Court directed his department to initiate disciplinary proceedings against him - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(1a), 13(1)(1b)-- Divorce - Appeal by wife after expiry of limitation - In the meantime husband married and begetting a child - No useful purpose will be served even if decree is set aside as it is not possible for wife to live with husband in such a scenario nor it will be conducive to the upbringing of her child..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 494 IPC - Complaint not filed by girl but by her father on her behalf - Initiation of prosecution on such complaint not proper - Magistrate not justified in taking cognizance of same - Prosecution quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce - Desertion - Wife at all stages and even in Supreme Court ready to go back to husband - Husband refused to take back the wife - Husband made baseless allegations against wife and even filed a complaint of bigamy u/s 494 IPC which was dismissed - Wife was forced to leave the matrimonial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Essential ingredients are (i) the accused must have contracted the first marriage (ii) whilst the first marriage was subsisting, the accused must have contracted a second marriage, (iii) both marriages must be valid i.e. necessary ceremonies governing the parties must have been performed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- `Saptapadi' - An essential ceremony for a valid marriage only in case where it was admitted by the parties that as per the form of marriage applicable to them that was an essential ceremony...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Exparte divorce decree - Husband undergoing second marriage - Exparte divorce decree set aside - Held, husband cannot be convicted for the offence under S.494 IPC...........

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