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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Misappropriation of dowry articles - Cruelty - Anticipatory bail cannot be refused merely on the ground that some of dowry articles were not recovered - Proceedings u/ss 406 & 498-A IPC are not meant for recovery of dowry articles - Complainant if so chooses can move Civil..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Relatives of husband - Not to be benefitted in any manner from the alleged demand as they were residing separately - Held, it would not be safe to convict relatives of husband in the absence of any acceptable evidence of specific role, overt-act and demand of dowry, soon before the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Contradictions in evidence as regards time and place of marriage negotiation - Wholly irrelevant - Demand of gold ornaments established - It is immaterial as to quantity of gold - No major contradiction as concerns factum of cruelty...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry demand & cruelty - Criminal proceedings - Quashing - Main accused husband of deceased acquitted from charges - Continuance of criminal proceedings against remaining accused i.e. i, laws of deceased - Held, it would be abuse of process of law especially when there was bleak possibility of..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 304B-- Appeal against acquittal - I, laws and husband of deceased alleged to have harassed her mentally and physically as she could not bear child which led her to commit suicide - Prosecution failed to produce any evidence to prove demand of dowry or that they taunted her for not bearing child after..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allowing the first wife to reside with second wife with newly born child - Not cruelty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Accused acquitted of offence u/s 306 IPC - Accused cannot be held to be guilty of wilful conduct likely to drive wife to suicide...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Notice of motion issued and in the meantime interim bail granted - Accused joined investigation - Interim bail made absolute...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- In order to attract an offence u/s 498-A IPC, the subsistence of a valid marriage is required...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 26, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Whether parallel proceeding u/s.498A IPC and also u/s.12 of DV Act can continue? - Held, yes, as per S.26 of DV Act reliefs that can be claimed under DV Act by way of filing a complaint u/s.12 is in addition to legal proceedings that may be initiated by an aggrieved person either in a civil Court..........

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