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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty & dowry death - Proof - Absence of any evidence pertaining to cruelty and harassment despite death having taken place in unnatural circumstances and within seven years from the date of marriage of victim - Husband and mother-i, law alleged to harass and beat deceased for non fulfillment of..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Conviction - Validity - Written dying declarations show that at the time of incident initially a slap was given by appellant `R' to the person of deceased and thereafter appellant `K' came from back side and after pouring kerosene set her ablaze - Parents of deceased categorically stated..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Turning out the bride from matrimonial home - In a family life, there can be differences, quarrels, misgivings and apprehensions but it is the degree which raises it to the level of mental cruelty - A daughter-i, law is to be treated as a member of the family with warmth and affection..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Grant of - Petitioners have already joined investigation - They are no longer required for further interrogation - There is no history of their previous involvement in any other criminal case - Since police has not submitted final police report, so, conclusion of trial will..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 494-- Bigamy - Dowry demand & cruelty - Proof - Held, prosecution has to prove that alleged second marriage had been duly performed in accordance with essential religious rites applicable to the form of marriage gone through by parties and that said marriage must be a valid one according to law..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty & dowry death - Conviction - Validity - Dead body of deceased found in burnt condition in toilet - As per medical evidence cause of death was cardio respiratory failure as a result of burn injuries - Smell of kerosene was present on dead body of deceased - Appellant failed to throw any..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 494, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Matter is purely a family dispute between husband and wife - Both husband and wife have reconciled their differences as per statement duly recorded by Magistrate - Held, fit case to quash proceedings for ends of justice and to protect matrimonial..........
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...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased sustained burn injuries while cooking and died in Hospital - Incident took place about 1 year and 4 months after marriage - Complaint filed after inordinate delay of about one year - Deceased consistent in her version that she has sustained burn injuries..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
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..........

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