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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Word `suicide' - Meaning - `Sui' means `self' and `cide' means `killing' - A person committing suicide must commit it by himself, irrespective of means employed by him in achieving his object of killing himself...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased a pregnant woman, committed suicide within four months of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Testimonies of PWs regarding persistent demand of dowry from deceased during a very short span of her matrimonial life and cruel behavior of accused with deceased..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Quashing of FIR - Suicide because of non fulfillment of demand of dowry made from sister of deceased - Suicide note recovered but not examined by handwriting expert - Even if suicide note is accepted as true no ingredients of offence u/s 306 IPC could be spelt out from the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31- - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Concurrent sentence - Accused convicted u/s 498-A IPC and sentenced to 2 years and u/s 306 IPC for 7 years R.I - Considering facts of case sentences to run concurrently...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inherent contradictions - Only strong evidence could be that of PW4 but there are inherent contradictions in the statement of PW1 and PW4 - PW4 stated that he did not tell about the incident of 12th June, 2004 to anybody while PW1 stated that PW4 narrated the incident to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage by committing suicide - No evidence on record to suggest that husband or relative of husband of deceased subjected her to cruelty due to which deceased committed suicide - General allegations were made in FIR -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306- - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Wife committed suicide by jumping into a well along with her two minor children - Husband convicted on the basis of letter written by wife to her father two months before suicide regarding factum of ill treatment and cruelty that was meted out to her which was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 114, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Trial Court acquitted all accused except husband who was convicted for offence u/s 498-A IPC only and sentenced to 3 days S.I - However, there was evidence on record to prove the factum of cruelty and death of deceased but it was not brought on record by prosecuting..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- If the conduct amounting to cruelty is established, leaving no other option for the woman except to commit suicide, it may also amount to abetment to commit suicide...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 222-- Charge u/ss 302, 304-B IPC - Conviction u/ss 498-A & 306 IPC - Accused was made aware of basic ingredients of offence for which he was being tried - He was also made aware of the facts of case sought to be established against him by prosecution - He had been given a fair chance to defend himself..........

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