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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506(i), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Cruelty - Criminal intimidation - Allegation that accused demanded to hand over jewellery within a period of three months from date of marriage - As per complaint occurrence said to have been taken place finally on 27.11.2007 - Period of limitation thus, shall be three years as per S.468 Cr.P.C -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - To constitute an offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC, it is not mere bickering which would amount to an offence but it should be harassment of such a nature that would drive a woman to commit suicide...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against family members of husband - No material on record to show that petitioners ever made a demand or any amount was paid to them for any purpose - All the allegations are actually made against husband of deceased - No allegation or incident was cited by..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34-- Cruelty - PWs spoken in plural that in laws demanding dowry without specifying whether it was husband or mother-in-law or father-in-law - Consistent stand of PWs that motor cycle was demanded by accused, but day or even month when dowry was demanded not stated - However, no serious attempt was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 323, 354, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that FIR was lodged as a counter blast to filing of divorce petition - Filing of divorce petition or petition u/s 9 of Hindu Marriage Act cannot be taken into consideration to construe that FIR was lodged as a counter blast...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Cruelty - Quashing of order farming charge - Allegation against mother-in-law and jethani - On the basis of charge sheet and material filed along with charge sheet Magistrate framed charges against accused - At the stage of framing of charge, Court is concerned only with prima facie materials..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Allegation of torture not specific and demand of dowry was not commensurate to common man life - Moreover, settlement arrived at between parties - Both husband and wife living together - Accused acquitted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 5 years of her marriage - However, there is no specific and convincing evidence to the effect that deceased was regularly subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused in connection with any demand for dowry - Prosecution failed to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Testimonies of parents of deceased that physical beatings and torture to deceased at the hands of accused were given, negated by report of medical experts - Recovery of suicide note itself was doubtful - Though death occurred in unnatural circumstances, but there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption as to - Allegation against father-in-law and mother-in-law of deceased - Death occurred within 7 years of marriage of deceased - Demands for dowry by accused as well as husband and ill-treatment/cruelty on failure to meet the said demands is on record - Death..........

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