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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Bickerings between husband and wife - Quarrels between husband and wife in any family are usual - It cannot be a reason for committing suicide in normal circumstances...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Anticipatory bail - Abetment of suicide - Deceased left a suicide note stating therein that his wife and three other persons were responsible for his death - Held, mentioning in suicide note that such and such persons were responsible for his death would not be sufficient to hold a person guilty..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - Ingredients - Held, there has to be a clear mens rea, active participation or direct act and intention to provoke, incite or encourage to do an act by accused which led deceased to commit suicide seeing no option - This act must have been intended to push deceased into such a..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - Husband charged with offence u/s.306 IPC - Appellant informed parents of deceased and Village Panchayat about incident - Panchayat reported the matter to police on same day - No report was lodged against appellants for four days from date of occurrence raising any finger..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Accused acquitted of offence u/s 306 IPC - Accused cannot be held to be guilty of wilful conduct likely to drive wife to suicide...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 304B-- Appeal against acquittal - I, laws and husband of deceased alleged to have harassed her mentally and physically as she could not bear child which led her to commit suicide - Prosecution failed to produce any evidence to prove demand of dowry or that they taunted her for not bearing child after..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment to commit suicide - Absence of mens rea - Proof - Demand of dowry not proved beyond reasonable doubt - Held, it cannot be said that deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment for demand of dowry with mens rea to drive her to commit suicide - Ingredients of S.107 IPC are missing -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Death of bride by consuming poison - Accused charged with offence u/s 304-B - Evidence showed that accused committed the offence u/s 306 IPC - Conviction and sentence altered from S.304-B to S.306 IPC though no charge u/s 306 IPC was framed - Sentence of 7 years reduced to already undergone i.e. 5..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Rape & abetment of suicide - Acquittal - Validity - Text of dying declaration does not suggest that rape had been committed forcibly or without consent of victim - Accused was nearly at least 5 years younger and he was not in a position to apply any force - Suicide was committed not because of..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased sustained burn injuries while cooking and died in Hospital - Incident took place about 1 year and 4 months after marriage - Complaint filed after inordinate delay of about one year - Deceased consistent in her version that she has sustained burn injuries..........

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