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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry Death - Cruelty - Framing of charges - Marriage of deceased with accused took place two years before the incident - Death of deceased thus, occurred within 7 years of marriage - Relatives of deceased stated that deceased had been subjected to harassment by her i, laws, therefore, Court may..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 506-- Murder of wife by husband - Quantum of sentence - High Court while awarding life imprisonment to accused also stated that it would be a minimum period of 30 years without remission - No doubt case pertains to murder of wife by husband but there are some extenuating circumstances and one of them..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Petitioner returned 22 dowry articles - Grandfather and sister of petitioner discharged by Trial Court and mother of petitioner also acquitted after trial - Without commenting on merits of case and keeping in view the totality of facts and circumstances and on..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i) IPC - Quashing of FIR - There is no whisper about demand of any dowry or valuable security in complaint - Petitioner and complainant were living together only for about 4 months - Most of allegations in complaint pertains to certain averments that took..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Victim a hapless lady in guise of a ceremony was subjected to extreme cruelty by tonsuring her head and by burning her tongue - Mother-in-law of victim has taken a major part in crime - Accused decided to force her and subjected her to cruelty by tonsuring..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Accused are mother-in-law and sister-in-law of victim - They fall within expression `relative of husband' - Since there is clear evidence of their involvement in cruelty committed upon victim, accused rightly convicted...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Reduction of sentence - Incident took place in 2001 and it is almost 17 years since the incident took place - All the accused are women and A-1 is senior citizen - Sentence of accused stands modified from 1 year to term already undergone by them - However,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - A ceremony which by its very nature causes pain and suffering and results in cruelty to a person, can never be justified even if it had been followed from a very long time...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Delay in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Incident occurred in a remote village and victim was under control of accused - Thereafter victim approached help to Kalaimagal Mahalir Mandram, who ultimately took her to All woman Police station - There are sufficient reasons for..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allegation that husband was addicted to gambling, did not give money to wife, left home and took daughter away - Do not fall within frame work of S.498-A IPC...........

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