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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Death by burning - Parents and cousin of deceased duly established beyond reasonable doubt that deceased was harassed and meted with cruelty by accused on account of demand of dowry - Sufficient evidence on record to establish that deceased was subjected to cruelty on account of dowry -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Sentence - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo R.I for 3 years with fine of Rs.25,000 each and in default of payment of fine, further to undergo S.I for 6 months - Since accused already remained incarcerated for the period of their conviction u/s 498-A IPC, they directed to be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323 IPC - Benefit of probation - There is no minimum sentence prescribed u/ss 498-A, 323 IPC, thus provisions of P.O. Act applies to the same...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died due to poisoning within one year of her marriage - She stayed eight to ten days in her i, laws house after her marriage - Neither any report nor any complaint was ever made prior to occurrence nor any panchayat meeting was ever convened in this regard - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Extra-marital relationship - Per se or as such does not come within ambit of S.498-A IPC - It is an illegal or immoral act, but other ingredients are to be brought home so that it would constitute a criminal offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Need not be physical - Mental torture or abnormal behaviour may amount to cruelty or harassment in a given case - It depends upon facts of each case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Factum of unnatural death in matrimonial home and that too within seven years of marriage, is ipso facto not sufficient to bring home the charge u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Meaning - (i) any wilful conduct which is of such a nature as is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide or to cause grave injury or danger to life, limb or health (whether mental or physical) or (ii) harassment of the woman, where such harassment is with a view to coercing her or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty or harassment of the lady by her husband or his relative for or in connection with any demand for any property or valuable security as a demand for dowry or in connection therewith is the common constituent of both the offences...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Presumption as to dowry death is attracted only upon proof of fact that deceased lady had been subjected to cruelty or harassment for or in connection with any demand for dowry by the accused and that too in the reasonable contiguity of death...........

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