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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - No evidence of cruelty on the part of accused with a view to drive the complainant to commit suicide - No evidence that there was a continuous physical or mental torture after the wife left the matrimonial home in the year 1993 - Accused contracted second marriage during subsistence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Death due to asphyxia due to drowning - Deceased married with accused about 10 years before her death - Deposition of brothers of deceased that their sister told them that accused tortured her - Evidence of brothers of deceased is inadmissible in evidence u/s 32(1) of Evidence Act - No evidence on..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Quashing of the FIR - Offence u/ss 406 and 498-A IPC - Quashing of FIR sought on the basis of bona fide compromise which was free from any fraud, coercion or undue influence - Both husband and wife resolved their differences - Quashing allowed - Held, in cases arising from matrimonial disputes..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Husband and wife remained within four walls of a house - Death by homicide - It is the husband who is to explain the circumstances in which deceased died - However, it may be considered to be a strong circumstance but that by alone in absence of any evidence of violence on the deceased cannot be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Death in matrimonial home - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - No mark of violence - Charge u/s 498-A or S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act held not established by both Courts below - Prosecution story suggesting strong motive on part of appellant to commit murder ruled out - Plea of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Lady of 80 years old - Suffering from various age related ailments - She had been in jail for more than one year - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Death by burning - Plea of stove burning - Accused did not make an effort to save the deceased - Accused was abusing the deceased and his relatives - Accused tried to prove his innocence by manipulating records of a nursing home to show that he could not have looked after the treatment of his wife..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Appeal against - Only bread earner of the family - Held, not a ground for grant of bail during pendency of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Serious offence committed - Bail application not to be decided leniently during pendency of appeal - Seriousness and gravity of the offence must be looked into before granting the bail...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Living with another woman - Not a cruelty within meaning of S.498-A IPC...........

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