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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Husband convicted and sentenced u/s 498-A IPC - Joint petition filed by husband and wife for quashing and setting aside the judgment of conviction and order of sentence on the ground that they are peacefully living as husband and wife - Husband had been in jail for five months - Keeping in view..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of money for purchase of a house - Torture - Statement of father to that effect - Also statement of brother to the same effect - Prosecution placed on record agreement to sell - There was link of demand of dowry with the aid of agreement - Order of conviction, upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate - Dying declaration cannot be discarded on the ground that police officer should have recorded it - Authenticity of dying declaration not questioned - Handwriting expert's report that letters written by deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Suicide - Abetment - Two dying declarations - Declaration given to IO that accused namely husband, his three brothers and his mother, used to quarrel with her on account of her putting up in the house of her husband's fathers younger brother - Second dying declaration given to Magistrate also to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Dowry demand - Ill treatment - Strangulation - Circumstantial evidence - Evidence of relatives established dowry demand - However, circumstances proved not sufficient to bring in offence u/s 302 IPC - Conviction u/s 302 IPC set aside - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC is proper...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Complaint u/s 498-A and S.4 Dowry Act initiated after seven months of husband going to USA - Wife filing divorce petition against husband and getting ex parte divorce - Wife remarrying thereafter - Complaint quashed as no reason given for delay in lodging FIR and circumstances show that the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Acquittal - Revision - Held, High Court in its revisional jurisdiction is not required to re-appreciate and re-appraise evidence to reach a finding different from trial court at the instance of a private party - In its revisional jurisdiction, at the instance of a private..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Suicide in matrimonial home within three years of marriage - Prosecution case was that deceased was subjected to cruelty and ill treatment on account of suspicion about her pre-marital relationship - Trial Court convicted accused relying on suicide note which indicated continuing harassment - Four..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Trial Court & High Court categorically held that no suicide has been established - There is no evidence of demand of dowry - S.498-A IPC has no application in the facts and circumstances of the case - Appellant acquitted of the charge u/s 498-A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Abetment to commit suicide - Appellant, husband of deceased was demanding money from the deceased and prohibited deceased from spending money even from her salary and used to threaten her to divorce her - Deceased wrote a letter just before she committed suicide wherein she stated that appellant..........

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