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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Mere demand of money or property, unaccompanied by any harassment would not fall within mischief of S.498-A IPC - There has to be a nexus between demand and consequent harassment...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 354, 377, 406, 34-- Cruelty - Relatives of husband - Vague and general allegations made against petitioners by wife - Allegations were general and bereft of any specific instance and authorship - Implication of petitioners for the offences in question is actuated by a design to harass and humiliate petitioners for..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Mediator of settling the marriage - On the request of complainant side he got himself involved to ask accused not to demand additional dowry or to harass the deceased - Not alleged in FIR that he is relative of accused but in application..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 506, 509, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of two FIRs - Settlement - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 506, 509, 34 IPC - Matrimonial dispute - Wherein matrimonial relation is brought to an end by mutual consent and parties are eager to move on with their respective lives seeking closure and if there is nothing to indicate lack of bona..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Reduction of sentence - Occurrence took place in the year 2015 - Accused already undergone a period of more than 4 years incarceration out of total 10 years R.I for offence u/s 306 IPC so also suffered agony and trauma of protracted trial - It would be just and proper..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Two dying declarations - Death by burning - First dying declaration given immediately after the incident after certificate of fitness given to deceased goes to show that burn injuries sustained by deceased are due to an accident - In such a situation, a man of common..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 179-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Jurisdiction - Place where wife takes shelter after leaving or driven away from the matrimonial home on account of acts of cruelty committed by the husband or his relatives, would, dependent on the factual situation, also have jurisdiction to entertain a complaint alleging..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Husband suffered agony of protracted trial for more than 13 years - He has been sentenced to undergo R.I of 2 years and to pay fine of Rs.3000 or in default of payment, to undergo R.I of 1 month u/s 498-A IPC - Ends of justice would be adequately meted out in case..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Proof of valid marriage is not a sine qua non for proving offence u/s 498-A IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Validity of marriage - When parties resided and cohabited together as husband and wife, then fact that they were not validly married, does not ipso facto, exonerate husband from the rigors of S.498-A IPC...........

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