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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Parties amicably settled the matter - Joint application filed by the parties - Petitioner gave a bank draft for a sum of Rs.15 Lacs in Court and on earlier occasion another sum was also paid - FIR quashed...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Mental cruelty - Husband making false allegation against his wife of having illicit relation with her brother-in-law - No other evidence on record to substantiate plea of husband - Held, it amounted to mental cruelty within meaning of S.498-A of Code...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 360-- Benefit of probation - Husband making false allegation against wife of having illicit relation with her brother-in-law - Held, accused not entitled to be released on probation of good conduct - Such relief, if given, would amount to misplaced sympathy...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Death within a period of one year and ten months of marriage - Two dying declarations recorded one by Investigating Officer and the other recorded before the Tehsildar - Merely for the reason that there were two dying declarations, prosecution case cannot be doubted - Statement given by deceased..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Accused convicted u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Accused in jail for eight yeas and 11 months - Held, long passage of time while remaining in jail or long pendency of appeal do not justify minimum sentence to release the accused when gravity of offence is too much -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B 498A-- Dowry death - Allegations that accused husband and father-in-law of deceased wife committed dowry death - Mother-in-law and brother-in-law of deceased also arrayed as accused - Offence alleged to have been committed within 7 years of marriage - Contention of accused that deceased committed..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide and cruelty - Not taking care of wife and son and living with ailing mother for the last 4-5 months as the younger sister got married and there was no one to look after her - Not a willful conduct of such a nature as is likely to drive the woman to commit suicide or cause grave..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 420, 320, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Matrimonial dispute - Quashing of proceedings - Matter is matrimonial in nature - Parties have amicably settled the matter outside Court through compromise - Held, continuation of criminal proceedings arising out of the same dispute would be a futile exercise and it is nothing but a gross misuse..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - There was some quarrel and matter was amicably settled - Wife committed suicide after 10 days - No evidence that during those 10 days deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment - Prosecution could not prove that deceased was subjected to harassment soon before her death -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178-- Demand of dowry - Ill treatment and cruelty at the hands of husband and his relatives at matrimonial home - Wife forcibly taken to her parental home with a threat of dire consequences for not fulfilling their demand of dowry - Complaint against husband and his relatives at Court at parental home -..........

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