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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468 -- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Limitation - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC carry a maximum sentence of 3 years - Starting point of limitation for such offences begins from the last act of cruelty alleged to have been committed by husband or his relatives on the wife...........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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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..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against conviction u/ss 498-A, 307/34 IPC and 3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Proceedings can be quashed or even appeal against conviction can be allowed when in matrimonial disputes relating to dowry etc. offender and victim compromise -..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Principle of `stare decisis' - Main accused husband of deceased acquitted on merit - No specific over act levelled against petitioners - Even no cinching evidence to presume that proceeding would culminate into conviction -..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B -- Cruelty - Dowry death - Offence u/s 498-A IPC with reference to Explanation (b) of S.498-A IPC proved against accused - Held, there is no need to further prove for the purpose of S.304-B IPC, that deceased was subjected to cruelty for the purposes of dowry...........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Appeal against acquittal u/s 304-B IPC - In the instant case, deceased was at her parent`s home for two months prior to death, this fact does not wipe out the effect of harassment for dowry suffered by the deceased - Even, sexual act was apparently not..........

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased suffered brutal homicidal death at matrimonial home within 10 days of being brought back on assurance that accused/husband would not subject her to further torture over demands of dowry - Accused was present with deceased at the time of occurrence and has failed to give any explanation as to..........

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased suffered homicidal death within 3 years of her marriage - She was subjected to persistent torture over demands of gold ornaments and was driven out of matrimonial home over such demands while she was pregnant - Injuries found on the body of deceased, which shows that she was subjected to brutal..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A -- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused performed marriage with deceased under pressure of his parents and never accepted deceased his wife - Deceased fed up with conduct of accused and committed suicide, merely because her husband/accused was in relationship with another woman - Accused has not..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323 -- Cruelty - No tangible material either of a dowry demand or assault suffered by wife in any case, despite one episode in which an attempt was made to push wife in a canal that too not proved on record - Case of husband is not at all different from other co-accused who already acquitted - Conviction and sentence set aside -..........

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