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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 - Suicide on 07.01.1990 - Letter written by deceased regarding cruelty received by father of deceased on 10.01.1990 but handed over to police on 13.01.1990 - Deceased had never written any other letter to her family after her marriage but had rather been in touch with her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Allegation of cruelty raised for the first time at the time of filing FIR which was lodged after a delay of one and a half day - Prosecution did not examine neighbour of deceased and appellant to substantiate allegation of ill-treatment - Reliance on general oral..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Instances testified by witnesses - Said incidents had taken place much before the deceased's death - Could not be treated as conduct which drove deceased to commit suicide...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died within one year after marriage - Evidence of witnesses does not disclose that accused had made any demand of dowry at any point of time - Dead body of deceased was given to accused by police - Parents of deceased had not told police that accused is person who..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty and abetment of suicide - Suicide within four months of marriage - Husband having illicit relation with another woman - Husband's illicit relation with another woman definitely created psychological imbalance to the deceased which led her to take the extreme step of committing suicide -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Allegation that deceased was being scolded by her i, laws including her husband on the ground of not cooking properly or not doing household work - Telling the deceased to cook properly or to do her household work properly by itself, would not mean that she was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased suspected her husband to be in extra marital relation which fact she stated to her family members also - However, there is no evidence that in order to seek divorce from deceased there was cruelty to extent she was driven to commit suicide - No proximate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Allegation against husband and mother-i, law of deceased - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within 6 months of her marriage - Categorical findings of two Courts below that husband and mother-i, law of deceased demanded dowry from parents..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused mother-i, law of deceased is now around 75 years of age and is not keeping well - She already undergone total jail sentence of 9 months - As regarding husband of deceased, he also undergone sentence of around 1 year and 1 month..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused performed marriage with deceased under pressure of his parents and never accepted deceased his wife - Deceased fed up with conduct of accused and committed suicide, merely because her husband/accused was in relationship with another..........

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