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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Cruelty - Quashing of order farming charge - Allegation against mother-in-law and jethani - On the basis of charge sheet and material filed along with charge sheet Magistrate framed charges against accused - At the stage of framing of charge, Court is concerned only with prima facie materials..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Allegation of torture not specific and demand of dowry was not commensurate to common man life - Moreover, settlement arrived at between parties - Both husband and wife living together - Accused acquitted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Testimonies of parents of deceased that physical beatings and torture to deceased at the hands of accused were given, negated by report of medical experts - Recovery of suicide note itself was doubtful - Though death occurred in unnatural circumstances, but there is no..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died within one year after marriage - Evidence of witnesses does not disclose that accused had made any demand of dowry at any point of time - Dead body of deceased was given to accused by police - Parents of deceased had not told police that accused is person who..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption as to - Allegation against father-in-law and mother-in-law of deceased - Death occurred within 7 years of marriage of deceased - Demands for dowry by accused as well as husband and ill-treatment/cruelty on failure to meet the said demands is on record - Death..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - There is presumption of dowry death u/ss 498-A and 304-B if : (a) Death takes place within seven years of marriage; (b) Death is unnatural; (c) The death is coupled with cruelty or harassment by the husband or any member of the husband's family in connection with a demand for dowry;..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 82, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Proclaimed offender - Quashing of order declaring accused as proclaimed offender - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Allegation against brother and sister of husband - Petitioners do not reside in India - A fact well within knowledge of wife - Any service effected in Yamunanagar would not be a proper..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Allegation against brother and sister of husband - General allegations made against petitioners - Petitioners left India within a few weeks after the marriage of wife and her husband - No evidence on record that wife made any complaint against..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Asking wife to do household work - Cannot be construed to be any offence...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Sentence - Father-in-law and mother-in-law though not present at the place of offence, but since it was unnatural death, 7 years of incarceration with all remissions would suffice for both of them...........

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