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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death of wife by hanging - Prosecution of husband and parents - Appellant was staying with his adoptive father and had shifted to place of his natural father only 15-20 days before date of incident - Evidence to show that allegations of taunting on deceased for not bringing..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Harassment and unlawful demand for dowry - Complaint filed by wife against husband and his relatives - When proceedings have reached stage of issuing charge-sheet against accused, proceedings have to be allowed to run its full course and question of quashing proceedings at that stage does not..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Omnibus allegation that accused ill treated deceased by beating, insulting and demanding her to bring money - Does not come within meaning of cruelty as defined u/s 498-A IPC...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Ill treatment by beating, insulting and demand of bringing more dowry - Omnibus allegation not sufficient - Allegation that husband harassed deceased for additional dowry, as a result of which she set herself ablaze, not proved - Deceased in her dying declaration not stated anything about alleged..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Murder - Death by burn injuries - Dying declaration - Causing death of sister-in-law by pouring kerosene and setting her on fire - Appellant and in-laws of deceased harassed and meted out cruelty to deceased - Conviction on basis of dying declaration - Dying declaration can form basis for..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Unnatural death due to asphyxia as a result of hanging within seven years of marriage in her Sasural - Demand of Rs.20,000/- after marriage and on non fulfilment cruelty committed - Mother-in-law, brother-in-law and married Nananad of deceased never made any direct demand - Innocence..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 156(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Order u/s 156(3) with a direction to police for investigation for an offence u/s 498-A, 304-B IPC - Petition for quashing order - Deceased married and died at the age of 24 years - Though post mortem revealed no injury on any part of body of deceased but viscera preserved for chemical analysis -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401-- No allegation as to entrustment of stridhan or dowry articles and no allegation as to refusal to return the same - No allegation that any particular dowry article was ever demanded by petitioner - Offence u/s 406, 498-A IPC not made out even if allegations in complaint are taken on its face value..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Conviction of husband under Sections 498-A and 506 IPC - Matter settled between parties amicably - Parties i.e. husband and wife submitted that they have no differences - Not appropriate to send accused behind bars when it is purely a matrimonial dispute - A fit case to permit parties to compound..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Charge - Dowry death - Dowry demand and ill treatment - Sufficient material on record - At the stage of framing of charge the statements are to be accepted as they are - If the statements would result in conviction, if they remain unrebutted, then charge can be framed against accused - Enquiry..........

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