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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - It is to be determined/inferred by considering the conduct of the man, weighing the gravity or seriousness of his acts and to find out as to whether it is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide etc. - It is to be established that the woman has been subjected to cruelty..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - No evidence of cruelty on the part of accused with a view to drive the complainant to commit suicide - No evidence that there was a continuous physical or mental torture after the wife left the matrimonial home in the year 1993 - Accused contracted second marriage during subsistence of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Quashing of the FIR - Offence u/ss 406 and 498-A IPC - Quashing of FIR sought on the basis of bona fide compromise which was free from any fraud, coercion or undue influence - Both husband and wife resolved their differences - Quashing allowed - Held, in cases arising from matrimonial disputes..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Husband and wife remained within four walls of a house - Death by homicide - It is the husband who is to explain the circumstances in which deceased died - However, it may be considered to be a strong circumstance but that by alone in absence of any evidence of violence on the deceased cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Death in matrimonial home - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - No mark of violence - Charge u/s 498-A or S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act held not established by both Courts below - Prosecution story suggesting strong motive on part of appellant to commit murder ruled out - Plea of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Lady of 80 years old - Suffering from various age related ailments - She had been in jail for more than one year - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Death by burning - Plea of stove burning - Accused did not make an effort to save the deceased - Accused was abusing the deceased and his relatives - Accused tried to prove his innocence by manipulating records of a nursing home to show that he could not have looked after the treatment of his wife..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Appeal against - Only bread earner of the family - Held, not a ground for grant of bail during pendency of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Serious offence committed - Bail application not to be decided leniently during pendency of appeal - Seriousness and gravity of the offence must be looked into before granting the bail...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Living with another woman - Not a cruelty within meaning of S.498-A IPC...........

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