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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Demand of dowry or money - Not an offence u/ss 304-B or u/s 498-A IPC - Prosecution is further obliged to prove that accused used to torture and harass the deceased, which constitute cruelty for satisfying the demand of dowry/money...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - So far as clause (a) is concerned, it can be classified as : (i) any `willful' misconduct which is of such a nature as is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide; or (ii) any `willful' conduct which is likely to cause grave injury to the woman; or (iii) any `willful' act which is..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363,366,376, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3,9-- Offence of abduction and rape - Appreciation of evidence - Allegations that accused abducted prosecutrix in garb of giving her bicycle ride and committed rape on her - Evidence of prosecutrix corroborated by evidence of her mother - Medical evidence in tune with prosecution version - Contention of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Death otherwise than in normal circumstances within seven years of marriage at matrimonial home - Behaviour of accused with deceased remained indifferent and she was ill treated, tortured, humiliated and beaten up by accused at various occasions without any fault on her part - Conduct of accused..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Accused allegedly abused complainant in vilest terms willfully and consciously thereby harmed his reputation and lowered his prestige in estimation of general public - Words not uttered in heat of moment as there was a scuffle between the parties, but used as a calculated measure..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 34-- Voluntarily causing hurt with common intention - Beating with sticks - Agricultural land main cause of dispute - Police neither got the land in dispute demarcated nor obtained revenue papers - Accused claimed that civil litigation pending and that they had obtained stay - Fact of litigation..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Accused caused death of wife - Medical evidence showing death as homicidal, caused by asphyxia due to throttling - Injuries sustained by deceased at night and daughter were only persons present - Relations between deceased and her accused husband..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406-- Dowry articles received but were in damaged condition - Held, once dowry articles are received back offence u/s 406 IPC is not attracted at all...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Allegations/accusation must be of a very grave nature and should be proved beyond reasonable doubt - Cruelty has to be understood having a specific statutory meaning provided in S.498-A IPC and there should be a case of continuous state of affairs of torture by one to another...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Not defined in the Code - However, explanation added to the provision spells out the ingredients of the 'cruelty', which can be classified as follows:- (i) any `willful' misconduct which is of such a nature as is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide; or (ii) any `willful' conduct..........

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