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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Complaints u/s 498-A IPC may be investigated only by a designated Investigating Officer of the area - Such designations may be made within one month from the date of the judgment in the instant case - Such designated officer may be required to undergo training - This..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Settlement/compromise - In cases where settlement is reached, it will be open to District and Sessions Judge or any other senior Judicial officer nominated by him in the district to dispose of the proceedings including closing of criminal case if dispute primarily relates..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A - Bail - Recovery of disputed dowry items may not by itself be a ground for denial of bail if maintenance or other rights of wife/minor children can otherwise be protected - In bail matters, individual roles, prima facie truth of allegations, requirement of further arrest/custody..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Clubbing of cases arising out of matrimonial disputes - It will be open to District Judge or a designated senior judicial officer nominated by District Judge to club all connected cases between parties arising out of matrimonial disputes so that a holistic view is taken by the Court to whom all..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Exemption from personal appearance - Personal appearance of all family members and particularly outstation members may not be required and trial Court ought to grant exemption from personal appearance or permit appearance by video conferencing without adversely affecting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Over implication of family members of husband - Omnibus allegations against all relatives of husband cannot be taken at face value when in normal course it may only be husband or at best his parents who may be accused of demanding dowry or causing cruelty - To check over..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Territorial jurisdiction - Dowry demand - Wife was forced to leave her matrimonial home at `M' - Wife returned back to her parental home in `S' and filed complaint there - Since, consequence of offence which was committed at `M' occurred at `S', therefore, Court at `S' will have jurisdiction to..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Accused used to torture deceased/wife physically and mentally - He and his family members also raised demand of dowry - Charges u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act proved by prosecution beyond reasonable doubt - Conviction upheld...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178, 179, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Territorial jurisdiction - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Accused started demanding dowry from deceased within the territorial jurisdiction of trial Court - Deceased was harassed and treated cruelly by accused for bringing insufficient dowry - Father of deceased along with pradhan of area had visited..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Summoning of additional accused - Cruelty - Dowry death - Accused/sister-i, law of deceased though named in complaint but nothing found against her and was not arraigned as accused in charge sheet - There is not even iota of evidence against her and moreover, statement given by complainant..........

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