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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304-- Bail during pendency of appeal against conviction - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304(Part I)PC - Accused already suffered incarceration for a period of approximately 27 months out of a total sentence of 10 years R.I awarded by trial Court which is affirmed by High Court - It is thus, a fit case to grant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Investigation of case is complete - Trial Court yet to take a call on report filed by police - Petitioners had already been in jail around a year - Bail granted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Petitioner returned 22 dowry articles - Grandfather and sister of petitioner discharged by Trial Court and mother of petitioner also acquitted after trial - Without commenting on merits of case and keeping in view the totality of facts and circumstances and on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 120B-- Bail - Murder of wife by husband - Cruelty - Material collected by CBI during investigation is documentary on basis of photographs which was to be tested during trial - Family members of deceased and some doctors who were close to family arrived after the incident and postmortem was conducted in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused is not previous convict and has not misused concession of bail - He has to look after his two children and he also faced agony of protracted trial since 2011 - Moreover, accused already undergone 1 years and 8 months of his sentence out of 2 years 1 month..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Cruelty - Petitioner joined investigation as per direction given by Court - Custodial interrogation of petitioner no longer required - Apprehension of petitioner fleeing away from process of law not expressed by investigating agency - Without going into merits of case, bail..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Anticipatory bail - Imposition of a condition to produce bank guarantee of Rs.20 lacs - Condition is onerous and thus deleted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 494-- Anticipatory bail - Petitioner repeatedly joined the investigation - Challan already presented and nothing to be recovered from the petitioner - Complainant has changed stance before High Court - Without expressing any opinion on merits of case, interim bail granted made absolute...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 406-- Bail - Cruelty - Dowry death - Deceased has tendency to commit suicide, as prior to present incident, deceased attempted to commit suicide - However, deceased denied demand of dowry in her statement recorded in that case - Thereafter, deceased levelled allegations regarding demand of money and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A - Bail - Recovery of disputed dowry items may not by itself be a ground for denial of bail if maintenance or other rights of wife/minor children can otherwise be protected - In bail matters, individual roles, prima facie truth of allegations, requirement of further arrest/custody..........

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