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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Divorce by mutual consent - Criminal proceedings initiated before grant of divorce - After grant of divorce no further dispute survived between parties, though it was not so expressly recorded in the order - No liberty was reserved by wife to continue further proceedings against husband - Held,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry demand - Demand made by accused for running a showroom of shoes cannot be termed to be demand in connection with marriage and is not a dowry demand within the meaning of S.2 of Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within three years of her marriage - Testimony of all PWs regarding harassment to deceased on account of dowry death vague and general - No evidence on record to prove that `soon before her death' deceased was subjected to cruelty or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Evidence on record proved that deceased was subjected to harassment though not in connection with dowry demand but for other purposes - Dying declaration of deceased shows that she committed suicide by taking 4 tablets of sulphas - It is highly improbable that deceased would have taken..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of girl child - Prosecution alleged that accused strangulated the child with gunny wire and also stuffing seeds in her mouth - Medical report not suggestive of homicidal death of child - Child died after a period of three days - PW4 nurse to whom child was taken after the incident stated..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 417, 418, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 179, 181-- Complaint u/s 138 NI Act withdrawn on a promise to make the payment - After withdrawal of complaint accused neither took any steps to pay the amount nor kept his commitment - Jurisdiction - Agreement was entered into at Chandigarh to withdraw the complaint - Complainant having its head office at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 417, 418, 120B-- Complaint u/s 138 NI Act withdrawn on a promise to make the payment - After withdrawal of complaint accused neither took any steps to pay the amount nor kept his commitment - Plea that non performance of contract tantamounts to breach of contract and dispute is of civil nature, cannot be allowed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 409, 420, 120B-- Prosecution of a public servant under Prevention of Corruption Act and offences under IPC - Exoneration in departmental proceedings on same charges - Does not ipso facto lead to acquittal of accused in the criminal trial...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Kidnapping and rape - Quashing of charge sheet - Age of prosecutrix as per High school certificate was about 15-1/2 years at the time of incident - Applicant claimed to have obtained agreement from prosecutrix mentioning that they were living as husband and wife since last one year and age of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Rape - Parties entering into settlement - Quashing of proceedings - Not a fit case for exercise of discretion under the extra ordinary powers u/s 482 Cr.P.C. on the ground of settlement - Petition dismissed. (Para11 & 12)..........

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