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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Cruelty - Dying declaration - Relatives, sister and brother deposed that she used to tell them regarding ill-treatment, physical and mental harassment on the part of accused - However, there is no evidence in the nature as revealed from dying declaration that she was incessantly ill-treated..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence of PW1, there is not even a whisper that accused had ill-treated his wife or was harassing her or treating her within the meaning of S.498-A IPC - Even, nothing was brought out to prove ingredients of S.498-A IPC - There is no evidence to prove..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 27, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Territorial jurisdiction - Complaint u/ss 27, 12, 17, 18 to 20, 22 & 23 of PWDV Act and FIR u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Quashing of complaint and FIR - Complainant is the aggrieved person who is resident of Delhi, where incidents/acts of domestic violence had occurred - Averments in FIR also..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty to wife - Quashing of FIR - Petitioners are Jethani and Nanad of complainant - Complainant has given role to each of the petitioner when she was beaten up - No MLR nor any photographs showing injuries - There is tendency for roping all the relations in dowry case - Proceedings quashed..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 34-- Quashing of Look Out Circular (LOC) - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A, 34 IPC - Matrimonial dispute - Petitioners are sister-i, law and brother-i, law of complainant - Petitioner no.1 is a married lady having two children - Main allegations are against complainant's husband, father-i, law and mother-i,..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Delay of 34 days in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Miscarriage - No injury found on the body of deceased - No satisfactorily explanation given by prosecution for inordinate delay, particularly when police were already on the spot by the time both PW4 and PW5 had reached hospital and when PW5 himself..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Cruelty - Miscarriage - No satisfactory evidence produced by prosecution to prove that deceased was ever subjected to cruelty by accused - Not even a single witness from locality was produced by prosecution to show that deceased was tortured by accused at any time - Evidence of PWs shows that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Allegation against husband and mother-i, law of deceased - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within 6 months of her marriage - Categorical findings of two Courts below that husband and mother-i, law of deceased demanded dowry from parents..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused mother-i, law of deceased is now around 75 years of age and is not keeping well - She already undergone total jail sentence of 9 months - As regarding husband of deceased, he also undergone sentence of around 1 year and 1 month..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Wife turned out of matrimonial home in 2006 and complaint lodged in 2012 - As per S.468 Cr.P.C., complaint was barred by limitation - More so, Investigating Officer gave a negative final report detailing strong and cogent reasons for discarding the complainant's case..........

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