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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 304B-- Letter written by deceased that she may have to get a gold ring but wherefrom will she get the money for buying it - Held, there is no reference to any demand of money by the present appellant - Appellant acquitted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Offence u/ss 406, 498-A, 504, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Act - Both the parties compromised the matter and settled their dispute - Both obtained divorce by mutual consent - Both the parties decided to live separately - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Conviction - High Court dismissed petition of accused without giving reasons as to how it was without any substance - Relevance of dying declaration and its effect not considered by High Court - Order of High Court convicting appellant set aside - Case remanded back...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Death within seven years of marriage - Deceased used to remain under depression on account of her infertility - Plea supported by medical evidence on record - As per medical report husband was fully capable to produce child - Allegation of brother of deceased that accused had been..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Merely because wife attempted to commit suicide, it cannot be presumed that only on account of harassment or cruelty meted out to her that she made an attempt to commit suicide...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Harassment of a woman with a view to coercing her or any person related to her to meet any unlawful demand for any property or valuable security or on account of failure by her or any person related to her to meet such demand, also constituted 'cruelty' for the purpose of S.498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Reduction in sentence - High Court imposed sentence of 1 year for offence u/s 498-A IPC on the father-in-law & mother-in-law of the deceased - Considering their age the period of sentence reduced to period already undergone by them...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Both the provisions of S.498-A and 304-B IPC are not mutually inclusive - These provisions deal with two distinct offences - However, cruelty is common essential to both the sections and has to be proved...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Charge u/s 304-B - Acquittal of charge u/s 304-B - Accused can be convicted u/s 498-A without that charge being there, if such a case is made out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Past events of cruelty - S.498-A IPC and S.113-B Evidence Act include in their amplitude past events of cruelty - Period of operation of S.113-B Evidence Act is seven years - Presumption arises when a woman committed suicide within a period of seven year from the date of marriage...........

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