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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Whether a case of poison - Covering letter of Chemical Examiner made it clear that although no poison was found in the viscera, there were causes or reasons for no, detection of poison such as the poison having been excreted from the body, detoxicated, matabolised by the system or..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - No allegation regarding any harassment being given out by the petitioners - No list of dowry articles filed - Wavering statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. regarding alleged exchange of 101 gold mohars - Bail allowed...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Petty quarrels cannot be termed as "cruelty" to attract provision of S.498-A IPC - Causing mental torture to the extent that it becomes unbearable may be termed as cruelty - Cruelty has to be proved during the close proximity of time of death and it should be continuous and such..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Customary payments in connection with birth of a child or other ceremonies prevalent in different societies do not come within the purview of dowry and if on such an occasion demand of some money, gifts is made it cannot be a demand for dowry and if cruelty or harassment is inflicted..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry demand - Cruelty - Means 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) of the woman or harassment of the woman where such harassment is with a view to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Bald allegation against appellants by complainant - Neither FIR nor charge-sheet furnished legal basis for Magistrate to take cognizance of offence alleged against appellants - Held, in criminal case arising out of matrimonial dispute, there is tendency to involve entire..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashment of proceedings - Bald allegations against appellants - No case made out against them - Held, for purpose of securing ends of justice, quashing of FIR becomes necessary - S.320 CrPC would not be a bar to exercise power of quashing...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashment of proceedings - Cruelty - Dowry demand - FIR not disclosing specific allegation against appellants in matter arising out of matrimonial bickerings - Held, it would be clear abuse of legal and judicial process to mechanically send named accused in FIR to undergo trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386, 482-- Quashment of proceedings - Rejected by High Court - Appeal thereagainst - Held, High Court had not properly examined the case - It appears to be a fit case for remand for fresh consideration - But Court instead of remanding the matter to High Court, disposed of matter itself and held that in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Complaint lodged against Husband and other family members - Quashment - Wife obtained ex-parte decree of divorce during pendency of criminal proceedings - Held, when ex parte decree of divorce obtained during pendency, same could have weighed with High Court to consider..........

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