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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against family members of husband - General allegations of cruelty and dowry demand made against appellants - No specific incident, dates or details of any incident mentioned in complaint - Neither in complaint nor in statements made by..........
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..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Divorced wife can launch prosecution for the acts of harassment and legal cruelty committed by her husband during the subsistence of marriage - Subsequent divorce between the parties will not have any impact on launching prosecution - Status of husband as on date of offence is relevant..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Quashing of proceedings - Petitioner an advocate by profession, representing case of husband in a case of divorce - Petitioner living separately from family members of husband and not directly related to them - General allegations leveled against petitioner - No..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce petition by husband on ground of cruelty by wife - Unwarranted and unjustified denial of co-habitation by any of the spouses having regard to the mental state and level of sensitivity of the other spouse may result in intolerable pain and anguish resulting in cruelty as envisioned by the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Cruelty - Cognizance of offence - Parties getting divorce by mutual consent and do not want to proceed further in the case - Police filed negative final report - Magistrate has not given any cogent reason for not accepting the final report - Impugned order set aside and matter remanded back for..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Complaint lodged against Husband and other family members - Quashment - Wife obtained ex-parte decree of divorce during pendency of criminal proceedings - Held, when ex parte decree of divorce obtained during pendency, same could have weighed with High Court to consider..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Proceedings under Domestic Violence Act and provisions of IPC - Petition for quashment of proceedings - Fact that divorce was granted by a foreign Court between parties does not have any effect on the maintainability of domestic violence case, if the allegations made therein otherwise bring the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Complainant and accused fell in love with each other, got married and afterwards started living separately - Complainant had given notice for divorce before filing complaint of cruelty to the police - Compromise effected by the police and complainant agreed to live with the accused but..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506-- Petitioner husband seeking quashing of criminal proceedings arising out of FIR lodged u/ss 498-A and 506 IPC - Wife already got divorce in Canada where no allegations of cruelty or demand of dowry were made - Vague allegations of demand of dowry - Not even a single event mentioned in the FIR..........

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