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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Charge u/s 304-B - Acquittal u/s 304B - Accused can be convicted u/s 498A without that charge being there, if such a case is made out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A-- Dowry death - Suicide within 11 months of marriage - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court under Sections 306 and 498-A IPC - Appeal against - Having regard to the facts of the case continuous taunting or teasing on one ground or the other amounted to mental cruelty compelling her to..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Suicide by woman - Charge of cruelty against husband and in-laws - Gap of four years between incident of cruelty and commission of suicide - Held, there is no nexus between two and presumption, consequently, cannot be made - Acquittal is justified...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Charge u/s 306 and 498-A - Acquittal of charge u/s 306 as death found to be accidental - Acquittal of offence u/s 306 is not a ground of acquittal of offence u/s 498-A - In the instant case as there is no evidence of demand of dowry by accused from deceased or her relatives as such acquittal u/s..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 304A, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Charge of murder - Dying declaration - Recorded by police constable 12 days before death - No certificate from doctor regarding condition of patient to make such declaration - No explanation as to why declaration in form required under law could not be obtained - Such dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 324-- Accused used to beat his wife - Accused forcibly administered poison to her wife but she survived - Accused acquitted by trial Court as mother-in-law and sister-in-law who were present not examined - Medical evidence supported administering of poison - Acquittal set aside - Accused guilty of..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 113A-- Suicide by wife - Cruelty by husband - Suicide note in handwriting of deceased, found in jacket of deceased, recovered at time of inquest - Suicide note implicating husband as person responsible for her committing suicide - Rejection of suicide note as 'plant' and also on ground that handwriting..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 37, 386-- Deceased young girl of 20 made to snuff out her life on account of coercing demand of dowry by husband and his illicit relationship with another woman - Amounts to cruelty - Accused acquitted - State's appeal against acquittal - Delay of 16 years in hearing of appeal - Held, mere delay in hearing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty by husband - Wife beating - Wife unable to do household work after tubectomy operation - Oral evidence of beating confirmed by medical evidence as in post-mortem report it was found that there were six bruises on the body, three on right thigh and three on right hip part - Held, wife was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence relating to marriage - Cruelty - No evidence against husband that he made any demand at any time or assaulting or treating wife with cruelty or torture - Cruelty which is necessary ingredient for bringing home charge not established - Conviction on basis of oral testimony of younger..........

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