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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dowry demand - Cruelty - Bald allegations levelled against applicant Nos.2 to 4, who are family members of co-accused - There is no active participation of said applicants in harassing the wife-daughter of opposite party No.2 for want of dowry - Applications Nos.2 to 4 harassed with mala fide..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Suicide - Suicide note to the effect that no one was responsible for the death of deceased - No act of cruelty or harassment committed by the respondent - Deceased had a suicidal tendency which was expressed on several occasions - Order of acquittal calls for no interference...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Complaint against husband and his relatives filed as a counter blast to a petition filed by husband u/s 9 of Hindu Marriage Act - No specific allegation of the complainant in the complaint as well as in her statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. against the relatives of husband so as to justify their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Bride burning - Accused also sustained burn injuries in his hand - Medical treatment not taken from the same doctor on the same day - Medical treatment not taken till arrested after seven days - Plea of accused rejected...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 323, 498-A IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - No justification for quashing proceedings against husband - Applicant Nos.2 to 6 are family members of husband and allegation levelled against them are wholly vague and no specific allegation has been levelled against them - There is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Suicide by burning - Letter written by deceased - Grave doubt as to whether letter was written by deceased or not - Conviction of appellants only on the basis of letter is unsafe...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Suicide by burning - Prosecution not able to prove beyond reasonable doubt that the appellants have subjected the deceased to any cruelty or harassment - It is difficult for Court to hold that the appellants had in any way abetted the suicide by the deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 320-- Parties compromised in an offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Petition for quashing of proceedings is different than a petition for compounding of non compoundable offence - S.320 Cr.P.C. does not limit or affect the powers of High Court u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - High Court can quash criminal proceedings or FIR..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Demand of Rs.50,000/-, after six months of marriage, to purchase a computer to start business - Held, demand was not in connection with marriage and not really a `dowry demand' within the meaning of S.2 of Dowry Prohibition Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - General allegations of harassment - Absence of specific acts of cruelty or harassment by the appellant on the deceased - Prosecution failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt that deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment by the accused - Conviction set aside...........

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