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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
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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..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allegations of torture and assault on victim on account of non fulfillment of demand of dowry - Witnesses supported prosecution case that after marriage deceased used to be tortured and assaulted by the appellants and they were demanding dowry of Rs.15, 000/- - Evidence that appellants..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 210, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Complaint case and FIR of the same date - Parties same - Merely for the reason that time is not mentioned in the complaint does not mean that the allegations do not arise out of the same incident or that it is a cross case - Both the cases be tried together, but not consolidated - Evidence be..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 473-- Cruelty - Last incident of cruelty and torture occurred in the year 1994 and thereafter never lived with the revisionist - Cognizance of offence taken in 2005 - No order passed by Magistrate u/s 473 Cr.P.C. whereby he condoned the delay - Order taking cognizance is barred by principle of..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Accused married victim woman by making fraudulent representation that his wife was dead - Second wife invoked provision of Section 498-A of IPC - Accused sought quashing of criminal proceedings - Held, since marriage of accused with second wife when first wife is living and when marriage with..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Torture on account of non fulfillment of dowry demand and death of deceased within one year of marriage - In a statement before I.O., the informant, the father of deceased stated about the demand of dowry and torture on his daughter, but he virtually denied in Court that there was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail - Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Father and uncle of deceased stated that on account of demand of dowry deceased was burnt by her husband and mother-in-law - However, this fact not stated by deceased in her `Parcha Bayan' - Mother of deceased stated in her statement that she is not aware..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Marriage and Muklava - Marriage took place around 15 years back - `Muklava' took place later on - No allegation or proof that Muklava is the marriage - Death not proved to have occurred within seven years of marriage - Accused acquitted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty or harassment in connection with the demand of dowry - Three different versions of demand of dowry - No reliance can be placed on contradictory statements - Accused acquitted...........

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