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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323 IPC - Benefit of probation - There is no minimum sentence prescribed u/ss 498-A, 323 IPC, thus provisions of P.O. Act applies to the same...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Extra-marital relationship - Per se or as such does not come within ambit of S.498-A IPC - It is an illegal or immoral act, but other ingredients are to be brought home so that it would constitute a criminal offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Need not be physical - Mental torture or abnormal behaviour may amount to cruelty or harassment in a given case - It depends upon facts of each case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Factum of unnatural death in matrimonial home and that too within seven years of marriage, is ipso facto not sufficient to bring home the charge u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Meaning - (i) any wilful conduct which is of such a nature as is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide or to cause grave injury or danger to life, limb or health (whether mental or physical) or (ii) harassment of the woman, where such harassment is with a view to coercing her or..........

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