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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...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - 99% burn injuries - Accused neither present at the time when dead body was identified nor present at the time of post mortem examination - Death occurred in the house of accused and they have to explain circumstances which were within their specific knowledge u/s 106 of Evidence Act -..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A -- Murder of wife by husband - Cruelty - Death by burning - PW8, sister of deceased had seen accused leaving the spot and her sister/deceased was in flames in kitchen - Presence of PW8 at the spot is natural and cannot be doubted, as PW8 residing in same house along with accused and deceased - Mere recovery of one plastic can from..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning within 7 years of marriage - However, prosecution failed to prove that deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment soon before her death in connection with any demand of dowry - Even father of deceased did not have direct knowledge of demand of dowry - Accused rightly acquitted...........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 420, 406, 324, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 482 -- Cruelty - Limitation - Quashing of complaint - Complaint u/ss 498-A, 420, 406, 324, 506 IPC - Wife filed complaint against husband after delay of 8 years - Bar u/s 468 Cr.P.C not applies to offence u/s 498-A IPC, as it is in the nature of continuing offence - Even..........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 420, 406, 324, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178 -- Cruelty - Territorial jurisdiction - Wife claiming to have been harassed by husband not only in India but also abroad - Though no part of cause of action arose in city of Bengaluru, however, complaint filed u/s 498-A IPC a liberal approach requires to be adopted -..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4 -- Conviction - Reduction of sentence - Nothing on record to show that accused is incapable of being reformated - Every convict is entitled for the advantage of reformative and corrective jurisprudence - Sentence of accused reduced from 10 years R.I to 8 years R.I - However, sentence of..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 323, 354, 376, 511 -- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 323, 354, 376, 511 IPC - Quashing of FIR - Specific allegation levelled against husband, father-in-law and mother-in-law to the effect that they assaulted complainant with fist blows and demanded money from parents of complainant - Petitioners raised question about character of..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Cruel treatment or harassment of wife by husband or his relative to force her to fulfill demand of dowry is common element for commission of offences u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Hostile witness - Dowry death - Cruelty - Conviction cannot be recorded on solitary statement of witness who disowned his testimony of examinatio, i, chief and has turned hostile during beginning of cross-examination - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........

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