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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Sentence - Father-in-law and mother-in-law though not present at the place of offence, but since it was unnatural death, 7 years of incarceration with all remissions would suffice for both of them...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 468, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Quashing of FIR - FIR u/s 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Earlier complaint filed in which settlement arrived at but not fully acted upon - Said complaint was not revived - Complainant filed second complaint - It cannot be said that FIR in question is beyond period of limitation - Petition for quashing..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 342, 323, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177-- Demand of dowry - Jurisdiction - Accused residents of place `J' and marriage was solemnized at place `J' - Allegation in FIR that demand and acceptance of dowry was at place `B' - Held, Court at place `B' has jurisdiction...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Neighbours of victim not supported prosecution case and they stated that there was no demand of dowry - Simple injuries were sustained by victim - Victim was subjected to cruelty after 3 months of her marriage not supported by any reliable or independent evidence - Material..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Dispute amicably resolved whereby parties were to approach for obtaining decree of divorce and also to seek quashing of criminal case - Allowing continuance of criminal action would be fruitless and clearly an abuse of judicial process - Proceedings..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Investigation of case is complete - Trial Court yet to take a call on report filed by police - Petitioners had already been in jail around a year - Bail granted...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 34-- Cruelty - Attempt to murder - Evidence on record unerringly points towards guilt of accused in subjecting his wife to cruelty during her stay at matrimonial home and setting her on fire thereby causing burn injuries on her person which according to doctor had it continued for some more time, it..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - No medical certificate or report on record with regard to injuries alleged to have been caused by accused upon beating victim - Multiple material contradictions in statements of complainant and victim - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Accused rightly acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113-- Dowry death - Conviction - Appreciation of evidence - It is established on record that deceased and her sister were harassed for not bringing motor cycles in dowry - Statement of accused before Panchayat that harassment will continue, if demand is not fulfilled is against accused - Fact that soon..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - No evidence qua demand of dowry and cruelty against deceased - Rather all witnesses stated specifically that there was no demand - Appellant `M' is brother-in-law of deceased and has no motive or reason to demand dowry on behalf of his brother, appellant `D' and his family - Dying..........

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