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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Presumption - Once prosecution succeeds in establishing component of cruelty leading to conviction u/s 498-A, normally Court cannot refuse to invoke presumption of abetment, if other requirements of S.113-A of Evidence Act stand satisfied...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Accused had no issue for 20 years from deceased - Deceased committed suicide after accused got re-married - Accused convicted and sentenced to 7 years R.I - However, accused served more than two years in jail - Sentence reduced to period already..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Allegation against mother-i, law - Merely because mother-i, law not permitted deceased to go close to her husband for the reason that she wanted to solemnize marriage of her son with her niece, is no ground to attract offence u/s 306 IPC, particularly when there was no..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - No specific allegation against accused/sister-in-law of husband of deceased - Allegations were against husband of deceased and other family members - Suicide note as written by deceased lost its relevance as husband of deceased died during course of trial - Deceased..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison - Marriage of deceased with accused solemnized in 1995 and incident occurred in 2004 - No complaint was ever made by complainant with police or panchayat or other relations - Prosecution has not led tangible evidence to..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Accused outraged the modesty of prosecutrix on a public road - Prosecutrix committed suicide due to humiliation, insult and mental pain caused by act of accused - Intention of accused was only to outrage the modesty of a prosecutrix, and he could not have thought of any..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 34-- Abetment of suicide - Within three months of marriage - Torture and harassment - No specific instances of any torture by accused to deceased - No complaint ever lodged with police or with Panchayat - Allegations levelled general in nature - No categoric evidence to prove that accused persons..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Allegation against husband of deceased - If deceased committed suicide as she was not happy in her matrimonial home, for some reasons, that alone is not sufficient to hold accused guilty of offence u/s 306 IPC...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Allegation against husband of deceased - General and omnibus allegations against accused regarding cruelty - No complaint whatsoever was made by deceased or any of her relatives regarding harassment or ill-treatment by accused - Though some of PWs have stated that..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Allegation against sister-i, law - Accused was living separately along with her husband from deceased - Though PWs stated that accused used to visit the house of deceased and take part in harassing deceased but merely such general allegations she cannot be said to..........

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