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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Harassment of a woman by unlawful demand of dowry also partakes the character of `Cruelty'...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Any wilful conduct which is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide is sufficient for conviction u/s 498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Instances testified by witnesses - Said incidents had taken place much before the deceased's death - Could not be treated as conduct which drove deceased to commit suicide...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 - Suicide on 07.01.1990 - Letter written by deceased regarding cruelty received by father of deceased on 10.01.1990 but handed over to police on 13.01.1990 - Deceased had never written any other letter to her family after her marriage but had rather been in touch with her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Allegation of cruelty raised for the first time at the time of filing FIR which was lodged after a delay of one and a half day - Prosecution did not examine neighbour of deceased and appellant to substantiate allegation of ill-treatment - Reliance on general oral..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Matrimonial dispute - Compromise - Nothing to indicate lack of bona fide - Proceedings quashed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Suicide or victim set on fire - 98% burn injuries - Ornaments which belong to victim such as Mangalsutra, a nathi (nose ring) some glass bangles and peinjan (an ornament worn on foot) were found below the pillow in the room - These are such ornaments which an Indian married woman normally does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34-- Victim stated to be set on fire - 98% burn injuries - Neighbours first raised an alarm - No explanation why none of them not examined - One neighbor also accompanied accused husband to the hospital to arrange for an ambulance and this person not examined - Non examination of these important..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Trial Court opined that PW9 miserably failed to prove the source of money paid to accused and thus, acquitted the accused - High Court held that evidence of PW9 and PW11 was not appreciated in a proper perspective by trial Court - No perversity in judgment of trial Court -..........
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 - Court at place where wife takes shelter after leaving or driven away from matrimonial home on account of acts of cruelty committed by husband or his relatives, depending on factual situation, also has jurisdiction to entertain complaint u/s 498-A IPC...........

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