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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 376, 493, 494, 495, 496, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Cheating - Marriage between accused and prosecutrix not denied and even previous marriage of accused and two kids also not denied - Accused said himself to be unmarried and under his assurance and persuasion this marriage took place, stated by prosecutrix in her report and in..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493, 506, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Offence u/ss 493, 506, 34 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of 1961 Act - First complaint lodged against petitioner dismissed - Second complaint filed in which factum of renegotiation of marriage between parents of complainant and petitioners was held - Demand of dowry of Rs.4..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 493, 495, 496, 420, 506, 376, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 67A-- Quashing of supplementary charge sheet filed u/s 376 IPC - Wife came to know about factum of earlier marriage of husband/accused in the year 2014 though parties were married in the year 2009 - Complaint lodged after one year of knowledge of previous marriage of accused - There is thus, inherent..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493-- Promise to marry - Sexual intercourse - Refusal to keep promise - Offence u/s 493 IPC not attracted, as provision is attracted only if accused by deceit caused her to believe herself to be lawfully married to him, which is absent in the case...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493-- Marriage - Misconception of fact - Even though marriage was not performed as per Hindu rites and rituals, however, registration of marriage is sufficient for prosecutrix to believe that she was legally wedded wife of accused, thereby, creating a misconception in her mind - Offence u/s 493 IPC..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375-- Clause IV, 493 - Rape - Consent on the belief of lawful marriage - No evidence on record that prosecutrix was aware of the first marriage of accused - Registration of marriage between accused and prosecutrix was sufficient for prosecutrix to believe that she was legally wedded wife of accused and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493-- Offence u/s 493 IPC - Matrimonial ties between appellant and respondent will be deemed to have subsisted during the entire period under reference as ex-parte divorce decree obtained by respondent was set aside - When a lawful marriage indeed existed between parties, there is no question of deceit..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493-- Ingredients of the offence u/s 493 IPC are : (i) the accused practised deception; (ii) such deceit was to induce a woman to believe that she was lawfully married to him; and (iii) there was cohabitation or sexual intercourse as a result of the deception...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493-- Deceitful cohabitation - Promise of marriage - Evidence on record does not show that accused practiced any deceit which made the deceased to believe that she was lawfully married to him and in pursuance of the same they cohabited or had sexual intercourse - Ingredients of S.493 IPC not attracted -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 493, 494, 495, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 7, 11, 17-- Acquittal - Validity - Held, if alleged second marriage is not valid one according to law applicable to the parties, it will not be void by reason of its taking place during life time of husband or wife of the person marrying so as to attract S.494 IPC - Again in order to hold that second marriage..........

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