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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Cruelty - Quashing of order farming charge - Allegation against mother-in-law and jethani - On the basis of charge sheet and material filed along with charge sheet Magistrate framed charges against accused - At the stage of framing of charge, Court is concerned only with prima facie materials..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption as to - Allegation against father-in-law and mother-in-law of deceased - Death occurred within 7 years of marriage of deceased - Demands for dowry by accused as well as husband and ill-treatment/cruelty on failure to meet the said demands is on record - Death..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960- - Offence under the Acts - Certain observations detrimental to appellant's complaint in question were made by High Court - IO and Magistrate concerned directed to proceed the matter strictly in accordance with law on the basis of evidence and would not be influenced in any manner by observations..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Investigation of case is complete - Trial Court yet to take a call on report filed by police - Petitioners had already been in jail around a year - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died unnatural death within 3 years of her marriage along with her child by way of drowning in a river - On the date of incident deceased goes to the house of her sister and also goes to PCO, phones her father and tells about harassment to him - PW4 person..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison at her i, laws place/matrimonial home, would not itself lead to presumption that deceased was subjected to physical mental cruelty, so as to force her to commit suicide...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Relatives of husband - Should not be roped in on the basis of omnibus allegations unless specific instances of their involvement in the crime are made out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against maternal uncles of husband - Accused are not immediate family members of husband - Except bald statements nothing else indicating their involvement in the crime was mentioned - Prima facie case against accused has not been made out on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
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 -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Vague and cryptic allegations with no specific allegation in respect of demand of dowry or harassment in any manner - Conviction not proper in absence of definite evidence - Conviction of appellant set aside...........

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