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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32 -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Death by burning - Deceased stated in her dying declaration that she was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying declaration of deceased was true, voluntary and has total clarity in its..........

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by setting herself on fire - She was married for 13 days only - All PWs corroborated the fact that deceased was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband -..........

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the age of mother-in-law of deceased, her sentence is reduced to R.I of 7 years - However, sentence of A-1 shall remain unchanged...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 506 -- Murder of wife by husband - Quantum of sentence - High Court while awarding life imprisonment to accused also stated that it would be a minimum period of 30 years without remission - No doubt case pertains to murder of wife by husband but there are some extenuating circumstances and one of them was that after killing wife..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Bail - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Petitioner returned 22 dowry articles - Grandfather and sister of petitioner discharged by Trial Court and mother of petitioner also acquitted after trial - Without commenting on merits of case and keeping..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i) -- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i) IPC - Quashing of FIR - There is no whisper about demand of any dowry or valuable security in complaint - Petitioner and complainant were living together only for about 4 months - Most of allegations in complaint pertains to certain averments that took place..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - A ceremony which by its very nature causes pain and suffering and results in cruelty to a person, can never be justified even if it had been followed from a very long time...........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Delay in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Incident occurred in a remote village and victim was under control of accused - Thereafter victim approached help to Kalaimagal Mahalir Mandram, who ultimately took her to All woman Police station - There are sufficient reasons..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Victim a hapless lady in guise of a ceremony was subjected to extreme cruelty by tonsuring her head and by burning her tongue - Mother-in-law of victim has taken a major part in crime - Accused decided to force her and subjected her to cruelty by tonsuring her head, make her walk nude and burn..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Accused are mother-in-law and sister-in-law of victim - They fall within expression `relative of husband' - Since there is clear evidence of their involvement in cruelty committed upon victim, accused rightly convicted...........

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