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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Conviction of husband and his parents u/s 498-A, 406 IPC - Parents were 65 and 61 years of age respectively at the time of filing of complaint - Parents undergone 2 months and 10 days of actual sentence - Parents ordered to be released on probation - Husband also suffered protracted trial -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Offence u/ss 406 & 498-A IPC - Jurisdiction - Marriage solemnized and dowry articles given at place `R' - Thereafter parties lived for some days at place `L' where acts of cruelty committed - Wife came to place `R' and lodged complaint - Held, Court at place `R' has jurisdiction as in a case of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Matter amicably settled between parties - FIR quashed - Even when offence is non compoundable Court can quash FIR on the basis of compromise between the parties...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty and demand of dowry - Complaint by wife against husband, his father, mother and other four family members - Conviction of husband only upheld - Other accused acquitted for lack of sufficient evidence - Sentence of husband reduced from 2 years to already undergone which is 13 months as he..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302, 34-- Death of wife in matrimonial home within one year four months of marriage - No eye witness - Medical report that death was due to asphyxia resulting from throttling which was ante mortem and homicidal in nature - Husband, mother-in-law and sister-in-law absconding after the incident - Conduct of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Accused No.4 alleged to have insisted deceased to give her son in adoption to her - Held, merely for the reason that accused No.4 had no issues, it does not mean that she will insist her brother or her brother's wife to give their only son in adoption to her - Even assuming that she..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506-- Petitioner husband seeking quashing of criminal proceedings arising out of FIR lodged u/ss 498-A and 506 IPC - Wife already got divorce in Canada where no allegations of cruelty or demand of dowry were made - Vague allegations of demand of dowry - Not even a single event mentioned in the FIR..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 34- - Quashing of FIR - Allegations in FIR are not only from specific about torture and demands for dowry but also to offer an explanation for statement made earlier by complainant before SDM and the affidavit before ADJ - Investigations are still in progress and a charge sheet is yet to be filed -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Stay of conviction during pendency of appeal in an offence u/s 498-A IPC - Petitioner a police official - Conviction stayed...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Reduction in sentence - Husband maltreated wife for dowry and misappropriate dowry articles - Accused convicted u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Protracted trial for 12 years - Sentence reduced to three months on each count instead of one year on each count which shall run concurrently...........

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