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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31- - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Concurrent sentence - Accused convicted u/s 498-A IPC and sentenced to 2 years and u/s 306 IPC for 7 years R.I - Considering facts of case sentences to run concurrently...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inherent contradictions - Only strong evidence could be that of PW4 but there are inherent contradictions in the statement of PW1 and PW4 - PW4 stated that he did not tell about the incident of 12th June, 2004 to anybody while PW1 stated that PW4 narrated the incident to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201-- Murder - Cruelty - Medical & scientific evidence proved that accused committed murder of his wife by strangulation with the aid of cable wire - Accused was very much present at the time when deceased breathed her last therefore, the best person who could have come forward with appropriate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Reduction of sentence - Sentence of R.I for 3 years for the offence u/s 498-A IPC affirmed - However, sentence u/s 304-B IPC reduced from 10 years R.I to 7 years R.I - Both the sentences shall run concurrently - Appeal dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died due to burn injuries within 7 years of marriage - She was subjected to cruelty and harassment 5-6 months prior to her death by accused and such cruelty and harassment was for and in connection with dowry soon before her death - Presumption u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 201-- Murder - Cruelty - Accused committed murder of his wife by strangulation with the aid of cable wire - However, accused contended that his wife committed suicide by hanging with the aid of saree around her neck - Medical & Scientific evidence confirmed that there was strangulation marks on neck of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by hanging - Deceased committed suicide within three years of her marriage - She was more beautiful than her husband - Their matrimonial life was not peaceful - Deceased was harassed by her husband for demand of dowry soon before her death - So far as other two..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Alteration of sentence - Husband already suffered more than seven years in custody - His sentences altered to seven years R.I u/s 304-B IPC and three years R.I u/s 498-A IPC - Since he already served his maximum sentence he be released if not wanted in any other case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - No specific allegation about harassment of deceased with a view to coerce her or any person related to her to meet any unlawful demand - If two brother-i, laws asked for Rs 50,000 for purchasing of tempo two years before the occurrence of event, in absence of corroborating evidence, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allegation that accused harassed deceased for not cooking food, not cleaning utensils, not cleaning cow-dung and not doing the field work - Such allegations of harassment does not constitute any offence for the purpose of S.498-A Explanation (b) IPC...........

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