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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution version husband of deceased was having an affair with another lady and caused death of deceased with rope and then hanged her with Dupatta - As per evidence on record there is no eye-witness to said incident - Medical evidence does not..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil upon her and putting on fire after 12-13 years of her marriage - Parents of deceased stated that accused used to administer beatings to their daughter after consuming liquor - Medical evidence duly corroborates..........
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..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Petitioner and complainant married for 21 years and having two grown up children - Petitioner has already joined investigation - Allegation as to dowry demand and retention of Istridhan, prima facie not made out, in as much as petitioner has..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Compromise - Divorce by mutual consent after compromise with husband - In view of subsequent events and conduct of wife, allowing criminal proceedings of accused to go on, would indeed be an abuse of process of Court - Proceedings quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Cancellation of bail - Nothing on record to suggest that accused had not co-operated with the investigation or had hampered it in any way - Non recovery of articles is not a valid ground for cancellation of bail - It is to be proved during trial as to how much dowry was given and in whose custody..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 419-- Order taking cognizance - Petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C. not only to quash order taking cognizance but also to quash and set aside the entire criminal proceedings - Application u/s 482 Cr.P.C. held, maintainable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 419-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 419 IPC - Order taking cognizance - A bare perusal of complaint revealing that it is not devoid of allegations against petitioners - Certain overt-acts have specifically been attributed to petitioners - Uncontroverted allegations against petitioners available in the..........
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..........

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