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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia) -- Divorce - Cruelty - Filing of complaints by wife - Merely filing of complaints is not cruelty, if there are justifiable reasons to file the complaints - Merely because no action is taken on the compliant or after trial accused is acquitted may not be ground to treat such accusations of wife as cruelty within the meaning of the..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia) -- Divorce - Cruelty - Filing of false complaints by wife - Amounts to cruelty and divorce granted to husband on that basis - However, wife cannot be denied to have a decent house where she can live - Keeping in view the status of parties, husband directed to pay Rs.50 lakhs as one time permanent alimony and R.1 crore for the..........

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..........

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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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A -- Ingredients of the provision of S.113-A of Evidence Act are : (i) that a woman has committed suicide, (ii) such suicide has been committed within a period of seven years from the date of her marriage and (iii) the husband or his relatives who are charged had subjected her to cruelty...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125 -- Maintenance to wife and child - Wife treated with cruelty by her i, laws and there was persistent demand of dowry and she was ousted from matrimonial home after torturing - She had reasonable apprehension in not joining back the company of her husband - Demand of dowry and that wife was subjected to cruelty at the hands of..........

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 not accepted by..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia) -- Divorce - Cruelty - Incidents alleged should be of recurring nature or continuing one and should be in near proximity with the filing of petition - Few isolated incidents of long past and that too condoned due to compromising behaviour of parties do not constitute an act of cruelty...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia) -- Divorce - Cruelty - Merely because both husband and wife exchanged some verbal conversation in presence of others would not be enough to constitute an act of cruelty unless it is further supported by some incidents of alike nature...........

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