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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Death caused by burns i.e. otherwise than under normal circumstances within seven years of marriage - Deceased soon before her death was subjected to cruelty and harassment by her husband and his relatives in connection with demand for dowry - Accused convicted u/ss 304-B and 498-A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty, harassment, demand of dowry - Independent corroboration - Held, it is but natural, that instance of cruelty, harassment of demand of dowry generally would remain within the personal knowledge of near relations and they would be the best persons to depose about the same - Evidence of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Appeal against acquittal - Material contradictions in statements of official witnesses regarding recording of dying declaration - No other public witness was associated at the time of recording of dying declaration and no reasons given for same - No efforts were made by prosecution..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(4)-- Cognizance of offence - Territorial jurisdiction - Wife leaving her matrimonial home and returning to her parental place - Court at the place of parental place has jurisdiction to investigate and try case...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Anticipatory bail - Parents-i, law of complainant - Husband of complainant already released on bail - Anticipatory bail opposed on the ground that dowry articles are still to be recovered - - Anticipatory bail cannot be denied on the ground that dowry articles are still to be recovered -..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Amount of Rs.5 lacs paid by father of girl to brother of husband for starting business and the amount was paid on a condition that his other family members should not harass the girl in future - Held, said act of petitioner in taking money from father of girl for starting business would..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3-- Domestic violence proceedings and complaint u/s.498-A IPC - Contention that since same allegations are made by respondent in domestic violence proceedings and complaint filed u/s.498-A IPC, therefore, either of proceedings need to be stayed - Held, purpose behind both proceedings is altogether..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Specific allegations leveled against accused in complaint - Allegations that husband was demanding Rs.2 lakhs from her - There is sufficient material to make out prima facie case for offences for which charge sheet has been filed - Criminal proceedings cannot be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177-- Jurisdiction - Demand of dowry made twice at place `K' - Held, Court at place `K' has jurisdiction to try the case...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death of bride by burning within seven days of marriage - Demand of inverter - No whisper about this demand in dying declaration - Not believable that in such short span of time, husband or his family members would treat the bride with such extreme cruelty for the sake of inverter -..........

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