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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Allegation that deceased was being scolded by her i, laws including her husband on the ground of not cooking properly or not doing household work - Telling the deceased to cook properly or to do her household work properly by itself, would not mean that she was..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Amorous relationship between deceased and her cousin is evident from the depositions of PW1, PW2 and PW4 - Deceased was married to accused and soon after marriage she was gifted with a son - Accused after marriage started accusing deceased of immoral character and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint inspired by malice and version contained therein full of high improbabilities - Continuation of proceedings on that basis is likely to result in abuse of process of Court - Entire proceedings of complaint in question quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, 452, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against family members of husband - Applicants not lived with complainant - Husband of complainant not made accused - Change of version between version given in police station and version given out in complaint is indicative about improvised nature of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 245, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 379, 504-- Discharge - Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 406, 379, 504 IPC - Complainant filed complaint against her i, laws - Discharge application of accused dismissed by Magistrate and quashing petition against the same also dismissed by High Court - No good grounds found to interfere in impugned orders - Remedy..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry Death - Cruelty - Framing of charges - Marriage of deceased with accused took place two years before the incident - Death of deceased thus, occurred within 7 years of marriage - Relatives of deceased stated that deceased had been subjected to harassment by her i, laws, therefore, Court may..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Death by burning - Deceased stated in her dying declaration that she was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying declaration of deceased was true, voluntary and has total clarity in its contents..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by setting herself on fire - She was married for 13 days only - All PWs corroborated the fact that deceased was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the age of mother-in-law of deceased, her sentence is reduced to R.I of 7 years - However, sentence of A-1 shall remain unchanged...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 506-- Murder of wife by husband - Quantum of sentence - High Court while awarding life imprisonment to accused also stated that it would be a minimum period of 30 years without remission - No doubt case pertains to murder of wife by husband but there are some extenuating circumstances and one of them..........

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