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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Lady of 80 years old - Suffering from various age related ailments - She had been in jail for more than one year - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Appeal against - Only bread earner of the family - Held, not a ground for grant of bail during pendency of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A - Complainant not legally wedded wife of accused - There is no impediment in prosecution of persons who are not only validly married but also any one who has undergone some or other form of marriage and thereby assumed for himself the position of husband to live,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate - Dying declaration cannot be discarded on the ground that police officer should have recorded it - Authenticity of dying declaration not questioned - Handwriting expert's report that letters written by deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of money for purchase of a house - Torture - Statement of father to that effect - Also statement of brother to the same effect - Prosecution placed on record agreement to sell - There was link of demand of dowry with the aid of agreement - Order of conviction, upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Acquittal - Revision - Held, High Court in its revisional jurisdiction is not required to re-appreciate and re-appraise evidence to reach a finding different from trial court at the instance of a private party - In its revisional jurisdiction, at the instance of a private..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Conviction of husband and other relations - Deceased and her husband were living in a separate house - Mother, brother and sisters of husband ordered to be released on bail during pendency of appeal...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Charge framed only u/s 304-B - Conviction u/s 498-A - Legality of - Held, offence u/s 498-A IPC is lesser offence than 304-B of the IPC, and cruelty as defined u/s 498-A of the IPC is part of S.304-B IPC - No prejudice is caused to appellants and they were fully aware of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and S.4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Appeal against - Bail during pendency of appeal - Accused in jail since October, 2003 - No possibility of appeal being heard on merits in near future - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- A person charged and acquitted under S.304B can be convicted u/s 498A without that charge being there, if such a case is made out - If the case is established, there can be a conviction under both the sections...........

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