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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Framing of charge - Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Veracity, trustworthiness and genuinity of witnesses can be tested only during trial and not at the stage of framing of charge - If there is prima facie sufficient evidence to prove the offence, accused can be charged..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506-- Cruelty - Criminal intimidation - Non-examination of mother of complainant as PW - Fatal to prosecution case, particularly, when complainant made a communication qua hers unveiling the relevant disclosures to her mother, which constrains a conclusion that prosecution failed to prove the charges to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506-- Cruelty - Criminal intimidation - Complainant failed to make any disclosure qua purported belabourings perpetrated upon her by accused to any of inhabitants of homestead - Rather complainant proceeded to make a disclosure to her mother and to PW2 but latter not supported the prosecution case and..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Compromise - Quashing of proceedings - Deceased committed suicide soon after giving birth to child - It cannot be assumed that deceased was being treated with inhuman cruelty preceding such child birth and at the same time she can also bear the child..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Offence punishable u/s 498-A IPC can be made out only after it is proved that a woman was driven to commit suicide on account of such ill treatment...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Despite of some frictions married life continued for 11 years - No reasons for committing suicide culled out by prosecution within a reasonable proximate duration - Ill-treatment, both physical and mental and misbehaviour with which deceased was subjected during long span of her married..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - As per prosecution version husband of deceased was having an affair with another lady and caused death of deceased with rope and then hanged her with Dupatta - As per evidence on record there is no eye-witness to said incident - Medical evidence does not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Quashing of complaint - Allegations against father-i, law, grandfather-i, law and brother-i, law of complainant - Neither specific allegations were made against petitioners, nor any specific overt act assigned to them in complaint - Allegations are general in nature..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil upon her and putting on fire after 12-13 years of her marriage - Parents of deceased stated that accused used to administer beatings to their daughter after consuming liquor - Medical evidence duly corroborates..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Family members - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint against family members of husband - No specific allegations against applicants regarding cruelty due to demand of dowry or alleged causing of injury or using foul words or any other overt act - Mere casual reference of names of family..........

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