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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty or harassment sans demand of dowry, which forces wife to commit suicide attracts offence of abetment of suicide...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Death by burning - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil upon her on the asking of accused after 11 years of her marriage - Dying declaration given by deceased nowhere indicates any demand of dowry and it only states that a quarrel..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Without a positive act on the part of accused either to instigate or aid in committing suicide, conviction cannot be sustained...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - There must be: (i) `guilty mind' to commit an offence; (ii) it requires an active or direct act, which lead the deceased to commit suicide; (ii) No option and that this act should have driven the deceased into such a decision that she committed suicide...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment of suicide - It is not necessary that an instigation should be only by `words' and may not be `conduct' - A direct evidence of an instigation or aid is not necessary...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide by hanging within 9 months of her marriage - Evidence on record shows that mental cruelty and harassment meted out to deceased by accused for abetting suicide - Relationship between deceased and accused were strained - Accused held, guilty..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Quantum of sentence - Accused is an young man aged about 29 years - Sentence of accused reduced to 5 years R.I from 10 years R.I u/s 306 IPC and fine remains the same - As regarding sentence u/s 498-A IPC, punishment reduced to 1-1/2 years R.I...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Nothing on record to show by which `action' or by which `words' accused caused abetment or instigated deceased for committing suicide - Acquittal calls for no interference...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide by hanging after 2 years and 1 month of her marriage - No whisper of any demand of dowry by i, laws or husband or treating her with cruelty in connection with no, fulfillment of alleged demand of dowry - There was some dispute between deceased and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Suicide by wife - No direct cogent and credible evidence to link actions of accused to the death of deceased "soon before her death' as required u/s 306 IPC - Accused acquitted of offence u/s 306 IPC...........

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