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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Exemption from personal appearance - Personal appearance of all family members and particularly outstation members may not be required and trial Court ought to grant exemption from personal appearance or permit appearance by video conferencing without adversely affecting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Over implication of family members of husband - Omnibus allegations against all relatives of husband cannot be taken at face value when in normal course it may only be husband or at best his parents who may be accused of demanding dowry or causing cruelty - To check over..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Summoning of additional accused - Cruelty - Dowry death - Accused/sister-i, law of deceased though named in complaint but nothing found against her and was not arraigned as accused in charge sheet - There is not even iota of evidence against her and moreover, statement given by complainant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Cruelty - Allegation against parents and family members of husband of complainant - Husband of complainant was disowned by his father from all his properties - Marriage of complainant was performed subsequent to her husband being disowned - Complainant compromised the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 498A, 406, 420, 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Bigamy - Husband performed second marriage during subsistence of first marriage - There are no criminal antecedents against husband except present case - High Court not justified in dismissing application of husband only on the basis of petition filed by second wife u/s 9 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Offence u/ss 306, 498-A IPC - Abetment of suicide - Finding of harassment - Harassment is a lesser degree of cruelty - Finding of harassment does not lead to conclusion that there is `abetment of suicide' in absence of proof that accused subjected the victim to cruelty - In the instant case said..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Accused acquitted of offence u/s 498-A IPC - Abetment of suicide u/s 306 IPC is not made out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Harassment is a lesser degree than cruelty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Accused is 99 years of age now - He already suffered sentence of one year nine month - Sentence of accused reduced to period already undergone by him, considering his age and role played by him...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, 302, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died within 7 years of her marriage as a result of drowning - No marks of injury on the body of deceased were shown in inquest panchnama and post mortem report - Theory that deceased was done to death earlier and thereafter her body was thrown into well, rightly..........

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