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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Dowry death - Prosecution failed to prove that death occurred within 7 years of marriage - On the contrary, defence has brought acceptable and reliable evidence that marriage was much prior to seven years - Prosecution failed to establish the offence u/s 304-B of IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Nothing was put to accused regarding cruelty in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Accused cannot be convicted u/s 498-A IPC when no question of cruelty was put to him u/s 313 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allegation that accused harassed deceased for not cooking food, not cleaning utensils, not cleaning cow-dung and not doing the field work - Such allegations of harassment does not constitute any offence for the purpose of S.498-A Explanation (b) IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage by committing suicide - No evidence on record to suggest that husband or relative of husband of deceased subjected her to cruelty due to which deceased committed suicide - General allegations were made in FIR -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306- - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Wife committed suicide by jumping into a well along with her two minor children - Husband convicted on the basis of letter written by wife to her father two months before suicide regarding factum of ill treatment and cruelty that was meted out to her which was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 20(3)-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Self incrimination - Once prosecution probabilises involvement of accused but accused takes false plea about facts exclusively known to him, such circumstance, is vital additional circumstance against accused - Though Art.20(3) of Constitution incorporates the rule against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 499 IPC - Trial Court after considering the allegations made in complaint and statement recorded on oath came to conclusion that prima facie a case is made out for summoning the appellant and case was taken on file - If on consideration of the allegations the complaint is supported by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Minor discrepancies in statements of witnesses - Mere lapse of investigating agency and minor discrepancies about the place at which negotiations took place or persons in whose presence demand was made are not enough to discredit the version of demand of dowry and throwing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Death of the deceased within 7 years of marriage and she was subjected to harassment for dowry soon before her death - Death was in circumstances other than natural, and not accidental - Mere lapse of investigating agency could not be enough to throw out overwhelming evidence clearly establishing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 468, 500, 120B-- Battle lost in civil proceedings - Criminal complaint filed with allegations of forgery - Action in filing criminal complaint is not bonafide and amounts to misuse and abuse of the process of law - Proceedings quashed...........

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