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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty - Accused husband and in-laws alleged to have subjected deceased to cruelty and killed her - The statement of the prosecution witnesses made in the Court during trial at variance with the one given before the police u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Different versions regarding cruelty and maltreatment -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty and abetment of suicide - Prosecution allegations that deceased committed suicide by jumping into a deep pit of water because of mal-treatment given to her by husband and in-laws - No external or internal injuries found on the body of deceased - No evidence that deceased was subjected to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Statements made by the deceased to her parents, brother and other acquaintances before her death are admissible in evidence u/s 32 of the Evidence Act to prove the offence of dowry death u/s 304-B of IPC - They can be used for the purpose of S.498-A IPC - However, for an offence u/s..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Accused demanded Rs.2000 from wife for repairing auto rickshaw - No convincing evidence that wife was ill-treated in respect of demand of Rs.2000 - Wife humiliated on account of fact that she could not cook properly and that her family did not enjoy good reputation - Does not amount to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Suicide within seven years of marriage - Suicide note that she was being harassed and tortured in connection with dowry demand - High Court quashed charged against sister, mother and father of husband - Material available when taken on its face value leading to inference of their..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 384, 323, 506, 34-- Territorial jurisdiction - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 384, 323, 506/34 IPC - Marriage took place at place `D' and thereafter wife began to reside with husband at place `H' - Torture for dowry - Alleged offence cannot be said to have been committed wholly or partly within the local jurisdiction of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A-- Acquittal of offence u/s 304-B and 306 IPC - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC upheld because the deceased was treated with cruelty by the appellant...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Reduction in sentence - Incident six years old - Sentence u/s 498-A IPC reduced to already undergone which is 5 months and 16 days...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178, 179-- Cruelty to wife - Private complaint - Territorial jurisdiction - Averment in complaint that husband came to house of complainant's father and repeated his earlier remark that child did not match his face and she carried sin of somebody else - Complaint filed in court of Magistrate within local..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Two specific instances taken note of in order to ascribe a meaning to the word 'cruelty' is expressed in Explanation (a) involves three specific situations viz. (i) to drive the woman to commit suicide or (ii) to cause grave injury or (iii) danger to life, limb or health, both mental and..........

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