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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Attorney cannot file petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C. to quash proceedings - However, when suffering party is a minor, insane person or suffering from any other disability can file petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C. through his next friend...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties compromised - FIR quashed...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Subjecting woman to cruelty and abetting her suicide in matrimonial home - Absence of complaint against accused by parents of deceased - No evidence of neighbours who participated in inquest proceedings - Police filed case as case of unnatural death and after seven days converted..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Husband treated his wife with cruelty on account of demand for additional dowry - Evidence of village elder examined as prosecution witness did not disclose any dispute between accused and complainant wife about additional dowry - Complainant admitted that she did not inform her parents for three..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Jurisdiction - Wife left matrimonial house on account of ill treatment by her husband and started living with parents - No ill treatment where parents reside - Court at place where parents reside has no jurisdiction - Proceedings transferred to Court at place of matrimonial..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Cruelty and dowry death - Prosecution proved that there was demand of dowry and torture against husband and father in law - No specific allegation of torture by father in law - There used to be a fight between husband and wife for dowry - Due to torture and demand of dowry by husband, wife..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 504, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Parties compromised - Proceedings quashed...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty and abetment to suicide - Prosecution examined two brothers and mother of the deceased - All stated that deceased was assaulted by accused, but none stated about the nature and gravity of assault - Deceased never took any medical help for alleged ill treatment/assault, warranting inference..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Suicide in matrimonial house within 8-9 months of marriage - Prosecution case that husband used to harass the deceased and also subjected her to physical cruelty, because he was not happy with her being illiterate and also wanted to marry again - No evidence of physical torture on dead body as..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Jurisdiction - Occurrence took place at matrimonial home in State of Andhra Pradesh - Offence of harassment and dowry demand not a continuous offence - Averments in complaint not showing that cause of action arose within the jurisdiction of Magistrate who took..........

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