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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Proof - Acts of cruelty are to be alleged and proved - It is not sufficient to merely say that the deceased was subjected to torture or cruelty - Specific acts of omission or commission by the offender has to be specifically proved - In absence of proof of such acts of omission or..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Mere omnibus statement regarding demand of money does not ipso facto make out a case u/s.498-A IPC...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Statement of deceased before her parents and other family members about physical and mental torture meted out to her by accused - Extremely vague and do not disclose as to what and on how many occasions accused demanded money - No statement of doctor who treated deceased..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty/abetment of suicide - No evidence that intention of husband was to aid or abet wife to commit suicide - Demand of money towards dowry was not made directly to parents of deceased - During married life of nine years there was no complaint - Presumption u/s.113-A Evidence Act..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Essential ingredients of the offence u/s 498-A IPC are : (i) That there was a married woman; (ii) that such woman was subjected to cruelty; (iii) that such cruelty consisted of any willful conduct of such nature as was likely to drive such woman - to commit suicide, or to cause grave injury or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- If charge u/s 304-B IPC is not made out, the conviction u/s 498-A IPC can be recorded - S.304-B and S.498-A IPC are both distinct and separate offences...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Ambit and scope of Ss.3 & 4 DPA is different from the ambit and scope of S.498-A IPC...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Murder of wife - Murder took place in the dwelling house - Prosecution when successful in leading evidence to show that shortly before the commission of crime they were seen together - Accused, if does not offer any explanation how the wife received injuries or offers an explanation which is found..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113(a)-- Abetment to commit suicide by married woman - Presumption - Allegation that the accused used to ill treat his wife as he was suspecting her fidelity - No material sufficient to prove this allegation - Prosecution witnesses also did not support prosecution case - Held, presumption under Section..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Prosecution must establish that wilful conduct of accused in abusing or beating the deceased suspecting her fidelity was of such a nature, as was likely to drive the deceased to commit suicide or cause grave injury or danger to life or health (mental or physical) of the woman...........

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