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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide by hanging - Husband and wife living together - They quarrelled - Wife thereafter hanged herself from the ceiling fan - Husband did not make any effort to stop her from hanging and did not try to loose noose of knot before his wife died - Informed his neighbours that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Harassing or tormenting wife just because she did not give birth to a child - Held, no Justification for tormenting or beating her - Conviction maintained - However, keeping in view the fact that appellant has already undergone about five years rigorous imprisonment out of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A-- Modification of charge - No evidence of demand of dowry - Accused not present at time of suicide by wife at parental house - Accused rightly discharged u/s 304-B IPC - Charges u/ss 306 and 498-A sustained...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Instigating or aiding - Proof of - Held, abetment involves a mental process of instigating a person or intentionally aiding that person in doing of a thing - More active role which can be described as instigating or aiding doing of a thing is required before a person can be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Every quarrel between a husband and wife which results in a suicide cannot be taken as an abetment by the husband and the standard of a reasonable and practical woman as compared to a headstrong and over sensitive one, has to be applied...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide and cruelty - Not taking care of wife and son and living with ailing mother for the last 4-5 months as the younger sister got married and there was no one to look after her - Not a willful conduct of such a nature as is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide or cause grave..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 370, 366-- Charge u/s 366 IPC - Accused cannot be convicted u/s 370 IPC when there was no separate charge u/s 370 IPC which is entirely different from S.306 IPC...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Death otherwise than in normal circumstances within seven years of marriage at matrimonial home - Behaviour of accused with deceased remained indifferent and she was ill treated, tortured, humiliated and beaten up by accused at various occasions without any fault on her part - Conduct of accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - A word uttered in the fit of anger or emotion without intending the consequences to actually follow cannot be said to be instigation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - In order to convict a person u/s 306 IPC there has to be a clear mens rea to commit the offence - It also requires an active act or direct act which led the deceased to commit suicide seeing no option and this act must have been intended to push the deceased into such a..........

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