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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty to wife - Allegation in complaint that wife was mercilessly assaulted for dowry on several occasions and she was forced to go to her uncle's place and was never taken back - Held, these are clear allegations of cruelty meted out to wife on demand of dowry and prima facie a case u/s 498-A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Provisions of Ss.498-A & 304-B are not mutually inclusive - Both the provisions deal with two distinct offences - Cruelty is common essential to both the provisions and that has to be proved - Explanation to S.498-A gives meaning of cruelty whereas there is no such explanation of cruelty in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Provision of S.498-A IPC is not unconstitutional or ultra vires - Mere possibility of abuse of a provision of law does not per se invalidate a legislation - However, merely because provision is constitutional and intra vires it does not give a licence to unscrupulous persons to wreck personal..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Incident within statutory limit - Conviction of husband, his father and mother - Acquittal of brother of husband - Case of mother and father identical to that of brother - Acquittal of brother on finding that demand of dowry not specifically established - Conviction of father and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Difference between the two provisions is that of intention - Under S.498-A IPC cruelty committed by husband or his relations drag the women concerned to commit suicide while under S.306 IPC, suicide is abetted and intended...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 306, 498-A IPC - Conviction of husband, brother and his wife - Wife harassed for failure to conceive for 2/3 years after marriage and for not bringing sufficient dowry - Story invented to provide motive as deceased gave birth to male child a year before incident - No evidence to..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Husband wanted wife to bring a sum of Rs.One lakh from her father for setting some business - It has nothing to do with dowry...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Death within 7 years of marriage - Demand and harassment and cruelty towards deceased - Conviction of husband, father-in-law and mother-in-law - Letters written by deceased revealed torture and harassment undergone by deceased - Genuineness of letters not challenged - Letters..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty and assault from the very day of marriage - Marriage solemnised in the year 1965 and complaint filed in 2003 - Complaint filed after two months of filing of petition by husband for divorce - Complaint dismissed...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Demand of colour television - It can be a form of cruelty punishable u/s 498-A IPC...........

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