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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Death by hanging - Allegation that all accused joined together and demanded huge amounts from deceased in the form of dowry - Since deceased was not able to meet out their demand, she committed suicide - However, nothing stated in complaint with regard to demand of dowry..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Quashing of FIR - Compounding of offence - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Matter mutually and amicably settled between parties and complainant is no longer interested in supporting prosecution as chances of success in the matter are now greatly diminished - As matter is compromised, continuance..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Death by burning - Deceased sustained 88% burn injuries - Cruelty - Letters allegedly written by deceased to her father in her own handwriting disclosing mental and physical cruelty imputed on deceased by her i, laws - However, no efforts made to investigate the handwriting of deceased - Material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased found missing while travelling in train along with accused - Dead body recovered after 6 days from the railway track not proved to be of deceased - No allegation of cruelty or harassment for or in connection with dowry demand made against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Dying declaration - Death by burning - Deceased sustained 88% burn injuries - Dying declaration was recorded by Naib Tehsildar after she was informed vide a Memo by police authorities - However, police official who delivered the Memo was never produced or examined before Court - Naib Tehsildar..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death by committing suicide within seven years of her marriage - There is ample evidence on record that deceased was harassed, maltreated and was subjected to cruelty for and in connection with demand of dowry, which started from the time of her..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Murder - Cruelty - Death by burning - 60% burn injuries - Dying declaration - Deceased confessed that accused poured kerosene oil on her and her mother-i, law lighted the fire - Though deceased was initially protective and wanted to save accused persons being mother of two children but..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 377, 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Rape - Unnatural offence - Accused committed unnatural intercourse with his wife without her consent - S.377 IPC provides for voluntary carnal intercourse against order of nature with any woman - Word woman includes wife of man - Application for anticipatory bail dismissed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 120B-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 120-B IPC - Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint lodged against husband, his family members including maternal grandfather of husband who is more than 80 years of age - Parties lived at Canada - No incident ever took place in India except their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 302 IPC - Appeal against acquittal - Refusal of leave to appeal - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage in unnatural circumstances - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act is to be raised - Trial Court acquitted all accused as there was no medical evidence..........

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