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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Offence u/s 304-B IPC is not committed by just demand of dowry - Offence is committed by the act of cruelty or harassment by the husband or any relative of her husband in connection with such demand - Similarly offence u/s 498-A IPC is committed if husband or his relative commits an act of cruelty..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Refusal to mediate to settle the dispute with regard to the dowry - No offence is committed by keeping silence and by not coming forward to settle the dispute - Unless some act of cruelty or harassment towards a woman in connection with demand of dowry are committed, no offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178, 179-- Dowry demand - Jurisdiction - Demand of additional dowry started from the date of marriage within District of Mainpuri and demand of dowry continued - Held, Court at Mainpuri have jurisdiction...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Demand of Rs.10,000/- for repayment of loan - Demand is not in connection with the dowry - Offence u/s 304-B is not attracted - Since it is an unlawful demand for a property or valuable security and there is evidence to show that deceased was subjected to harassment by the appellant on account of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Cognizance - Propriety - Parties living separately since 1994 - No allegation of entrustment of valuables - None of the acts complained fall within definition of cruelty - Order taking cognizance set aside...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Dowry demand and cruelty - Death of wife within three months of marriage under abnormal circumstances - No cogent evidence on record to establish allegation of demand of dowry by accused/husband - No evidence on record to show that accused subjecting deceased to cruelty and..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Illicit relationship of a married man with another woman - Amount to cruelty within the meaning of S.498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Mediation - Criminal Courts dealing with the complaint u/s 498-A of IPC should, at any stage and particularly, before they take up the complaint for hearing, refer the parties to mediation centre if they feel that there exist elements of settlement and both the parties are..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 354-- Father-i, law making indecent proposals to daughter-i, law, i.e., wife of petitioner - FIR against petitioner and father-i, law u/s.498-A - Held, it will constitute offence u/s.354 IPC - No role has been assigned to petitioner to attract provision of S.498-A - Impugned FIR against petitioner..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304, 498A-- Dowry death - Death by burning within seven years of marriage - Two dying declarations contradictory to each other cannot be relied upon - There is no evidence on record that deceased was put on fire and as a result, whereof, she received burns and succumbed, thereto - Charge u/s 302 IPC, held,..........

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