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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Accused No.4 alleged to have insisted deceased to give her son in adoption to her - Held, merely for the reason that accused No.4 had no issues, it does not mean that she will insist her brother or her brother's wife to give their only son in adoption to her - Even assuming that she..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Stay of conviction during pendency of appeal in an offence u/s 498-A IPC - Petitioner a police official - Conviction stayed...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506-- Petitioner husband seeking quashing of criminal proceedings arising out of FIR lodged u/ss 498-A and 506 IPC - Wife already got divorce in Canada where no allegations of cruelty or demand of dowry were made - Vague allegations of demand of dowry - Not even a single event mentioned in the FIR..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 34- - Quashing of FIR - Allegations in FIR are not only from specific about torture and demands for dowry but also to offer an explanation for statement made earlier by complainant before SDM and the affidavit before ADJ - Investigations are still in progress and a charge sheet is yet to be filed -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Reduction in sentence - Husband maltreated wife for dowry and misappropriate dowry articles - Accused convicted u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Protracted trial for 12 years - Sentence reduced to three months on each count instead of one year on each count which shall run concurrently...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Husband convicted and sentenced u/s 498-A IPC - Joint petition filed by husband and wife for quashing and setting aside the judgment of conviction and order of sentence on the ground that they are peacefully living as husband and wife - Husband had been in jail for five months - Keeping in view..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate - Dying declaration cannot be discarded on the ground that police officer should have recorded it - Authenticity of dying declaration not questioned - Handwriting expert's report that letters written by deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of money for purchase of a house - Torture - Statement of father to that effect - Also statement of brother to the same effect - Prosecution placed on record agreement to sell - There was link of demand of dowry with the aid of agreement - Order of conviction, upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Suicide - Abetment - Two dying declarations - Declaration given to IO that accused namely husband, his three brothers and his mother, used to quarrel with her on account of her putting up in the house of her husband's fathers younger brother - Second dying declaration given to Magistrate also to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Dowry demand - Ill treatment - Strangulation - Circumstantial evidence - Evidence of relatives established dowry demand - However, circumstances proved not sufficient to bring in offence u/s 302 IPC - Conviction u/s 302 IPC set aside - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC is proper...........

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