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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Wife was subjected to torture by husband and i, laws and wife initiated a criminal case u/s 498-A IPC against her husband and in laws - Wife living separately - Held, living separately from the husband not a ground for refusing the prayer of wife for maintenance - Order of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Complaint lodged against Husband and other family members - Quashment - Wife obtained ex-parte decree of divorce during pendency of criminal proceedings - Held, when ex parte decree of divorce obtained during pendency, same could have weighed with High Court to consider..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 155(4), 198, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 494-- Cognizance of no, cognizable offence - Contention on behalf of petitioners that offence u/s.494 IPC is a no, cognizable offence, cognizance of which can be taken by Magistrate only on the basis of a complaint as required u/s.198 CrPC, and that no cognizance in respect of that can be taken on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Bald allegation against appellants by complainant - Neither FIR nor charge-sheet furnished legal basis for Magistrate to take cognizance of offence alleged against appellants - Held, in criminal case arising out of matrimonial dispute, there is tendency to involve entire..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Quashing of proceedings - Exercise of inherent powers by High Court - Held, an offence u/s 498-A IPC is not compoundable u/s 320 of the Code - But in an appropriate case, where parties to matrimonial disputes wishes to bury the past and revive their conjugal life, High Court may come to their aid..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Whenever father intended to lodge complaint daughter told him that her husband is improving - This fact itself suggests that deceased was not being maltreated or harassed by any of the accused on account of demand of Honda City car in dowry - The most important ingredient of S.304-B..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Maltreatment or cruelty - Jurisdiction has to be decided on the basis of place of occurrence of the incident and not on the basis of where complaint was filed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Maltreatment or cruelty - Jurisdiction - Complainant in his application did not aver a single word that any of the accused demanded any dowry from him or from the deceased at his house situated in Aligarh - No part of alleged offence committed by any of the accused in Aligarh - Held,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A-- Charge framed u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and in the alternative u/s 302 IPC - Suicide note available on record and the fact that it has been written by the deceased established by way of FSL report - At least the question of suicide having been committed by the deceased should have been taken note of -..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cognizance of offence - Refusal to - Validity - Only some vague and general allegations have been made against respondents/A2 to A6 in domestic violence case - On same allegations, petitioner filed a case u/s.498-A IPC against respondents/A2 to A6 - Held, if a person is made to face criminal trial..........

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