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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty to wife - Quashing of FIR - Petitioners are Jethani and Nanad of complainant - Complainant has given role to each of the petitioner when she was beaten up - No MLR nor any photographs showing injuries - There is tendency for roping all the relations in dowry case - Proceedings quashed..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 34-- Quashing of Look Out Circular (LOC) - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A, 34 IPC - Matrimonial dispute - Petitioners are sister-i, law and brother-i, law of complainant - Petitioner no.1 is a married lady having two children - Main allegations are against complainant's husband, father-i, law and mother-i,..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Delay of 34 days in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Miscarriage - No injury found on the body of deceased - No satisfactorily explanation given by prosecution for inordinate delay, particularly when police were already on the spot by the time both PW4 and PW5 had reached hospital and when PW5 himself..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Cruelty - Miscarriage - No satisfactory evidence produced by prosecution to prove that deceased was ever subjected to cruelty by accused - Not even a single witness from locality was produced by prosecution to show that deceased was tortured by accused at any time - Evidence of PWs shows that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Allegation against husband and mother-i, law of deceased - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within 6 months of her marriage - Categorical findings of two Courts below that husband and mother-i, law of deceased demanded dowry from parents..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused mother-i, law of deceased is now around 75 years of age and is not keeping well - She already undergone total jail sentence of 9 months - As regarding husband of deceased, he also undergone sentence of around 1 year and 1 month..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Limitation - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC carry a maximum sentence of 3 years - Starting point of limitation for such offences begins from the last act of cruelty alleged to have been committed by husband or his relatives on the wife...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468, 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Wife turned out of matrimonial home in 2006 and complaint lodged in 2012 - As per S.468 Cr.P.C., complaint was barred by limitation - More so, Investigating Officer gave a negative final report detailing strong and cogent reasons for discarding the complainant's case..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Compromise during pendency of appeal filed against conviction u/ss 498-A, 307/34 IPC and 3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Proceedings can be quashed or even appeal against conviction can be allowed when in matrimonial disputes relating to dowry etc. offender and victim compromise - Conviction and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Principle of `stare decisis' - Main accused husband of deceased acquitted on merit - No specific over act levelled against petitioners - Even no cinching evidence to presume that proceeding would culminate into conviction - Petitioners..........

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