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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..........
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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Conviction of husband and other relations - Deceased and her husband were living in a separate house - Mother, brother and sisters of husband ordered to be released on bail during pendency of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3-- Abetment to suicide - Conviction by trial Court - Upheld by High Court - Letters whereby alleged demand of dowry was made not signed by appellant and even has not been addressed to anyone - Appellant had purchased valuable silver ornament for the deceased and in the insurance policy deceased was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 406, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A,34, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Transfer petition - Settlement - Parties settled their disputes amicably before Supreme Court Lok Adalat - Held, transfer petition disposed of in terms of settlement...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Charge framed only u/s 304-B - Conviction u/s 498-A - Legality of - Held, offence u/s 498-A IPC is lesser offence than 304-B of the IPC, and cruelty as defined u/s 498-A of the IPC is part of S.304-B IPC - No prejudice is caused to appellants and they were fully aware of..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 113A-- Suicide by burning - Dying declaration recorded in cyclostyled form - No certificate of doctor - Deceased suffered 95% burn injuries - Deceased not able to respond to questions put to her - No evidentiary value of such dying declaration - Evidence on record to suggest that deceased was dejected in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 302, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 194-- Ill treatment for demand of dowry - However in divorce proceedings admission that accused never ill treated the wife - Two contradictory versions in two different Courts of law - Order of trial Court to face regular trial for giving or fabricating false evidence in judicial proceedings - Order..........

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