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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Suicide within three months of marriage - Husband and his parents acquitted as there was no demand of dowry at the time of engagement or marriage; statement of husband that although no demand was made, parents of deceased gave sufficient dowry; non was informed about harassment on..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce - Petition by husband - Claimed on ground of wife having sexual intercourse with another person and treating him with cruelty as he was illiterate - Writing love letters to a married woman not necessarily prove illicit relationship between them - Fact of wife found in the company of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition filed by wife - Husband writing repeatedly to police authorities against wife of her having extra marital relations with other persons - Repeated allegations without anything else by themselves amount to cruelty causing reasonable apprehension in the mind of wife that..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Soon before death - Death within six months of marriage - Proof that deceased was harassed soon before death not required - Defence failed to show any other reason of death - Conviction upheld...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 5(iii), Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 12(3)-- Custody of a minor wife - Marriage with a minor girl - Does not lead to termination of marriage as the act is silent about it - As marriage was solemnised without consent of parents of the girl as such husband is not entitled to her custody till she attains majority...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Murder of wife on second night of marriage when deceased was unable to sustain the lust for sex, persistently prevented by deceased as wife had come to know of premarital affairs of husband with a woman - Accused strangulated deceased and threw body in a well 17 meters away from house -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Death sentence - Murder of wife on second night of their marriage when deceased was unable to sustain the lust for sex, persistently prevented by deceased as wife had come to know of premarital affairs of husband with a woman - Does not bring the case within ambit of rarest of rare case..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry - There are three occasions related to dowry - One is before the marriage, second is at the time of marriage and the third is 'at any time' after the marriage which should be 'in connection with the marriage of the said parties' - The demand of dowry should be of any property or valuable..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death within 9 months of marriage - Harassment by husband, jeth & jethani - In first 4/5 months wife wrote a number of letters to Jeth, Jethani and others in which she made no mention of harassment - Held, this fact by itself is not sufficient to discard prosecution story as newly wedded..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 5-- Marriage of a Christian lady with a Hindu is not a valid marriage under Hindu Marriage Act as under Hindu Marriage Act marriage can be solemnised only between two Hindus...........

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