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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Cruelty - Petitioner husband taking plea that marriage was not to the liking of complainant as is evident from the letter written by her - In the letter complainant has stated that she was not liking the said marriage and she does not want to lead marital life with the petitioner - Complainant..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Essential ingredients of offence u/s 304-B IPC are : (1) The death of a woman should be caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than in normal circumstances; (2) Such a death should have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (3) She must have been subjected to cruelty or harassment by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 6, 14(1), 14(2)-- Three brothers holding family property jointly - Death of one of the brothers in 1954 - Partition of family property between brother and widow of the deceased by way of family arrangement - Widow getting share of her deceased husband - Widow selling property which fell to her share - Challenge..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Causing utmost mental torture - Harassment and cruelty, both mental and physical - Accused traded charges against his wife that she was suffering from breast cancer and also from some loathsome disease which caused emanation of unbearable adour detracting him from approaching her - Because of such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder case - Prosecution case resting on circumstantial evidence - Accused person husband and his mother and sisters - Relations between accused and deceased wife strained - Conviction upheld on the basis of following circumstances : (1) Independent witnesses stated that due to inability of the..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)-- Divorce petition by husband on ground of cruelty and desertion - Wife in a complaint alleged that her husband is having illicit relations with his brothers wife but denied having made such an allegation - But when complaint lodged by wife was shown to her she admitted her signatures in which there..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce petition by husband on ground of cruelty - Wife not allowing husband to have sexual intercourse - Wife while in the witness box admitted that no child was born out of wedlock because she never lived like a wife with the respondent - This conduct of wife amounts to cruelty on her part...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce petition by husband - Ground of desertion - Efforts made by husband to bring back wife to the matrimonial home proved futile - No ground to interfere in the decree of divorce granted in favour of husband...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Second wife - Marital status - Petition cannot proceed without arraying legally wedded wife as party and without recording finding of marital status of husband - Grant of maintenance by holding marital status in absence of the first wife set aside being null and void as it is..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce sought by husband on twin grounds of wilful desertion and cruelty - Wife lodged complaint against husband u/s 498-A IPC which ended in acquittal of husband - Wife filed revision raising challenge against verdict of acquittal and revision was dismissed - Held, conduct of wife suggests that..........

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