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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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Preventing the misuse of offence u/s 498-A IPC - Directions issued : (i) (a) In every district one or more Family Welfare Committees be constituted by the District Legal Services Authorities preferably comprising of three members. The constitution and working of such committees may be reviewed..........

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