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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 306, 479, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 5(2)-- Recording of evidence of a person as per S.5(2) of the act and tendering pardon - Held, a judicial function performed by a Judicial Officer cannot lead to presumption that he was personally interested in the trial or has become a party to the case to attract provision of S.479 Cr.P.C. - No..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - In cases of alleged abetment of suicide, there must be proof of direct or indirect acts to the commission of suicide. Merely on the allegations of harassment without there being any positive action proximate to the time of occurrence on the part of the accused which led or..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - If it appears to the court that a victim committing suicide was hypersensitive to ordinary petulance, discord and differences in domestic life quite common to the society to which the victim belonged and such petulance, discord and differences were not expected to induce a..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Dowry death - Bride committing suicide by jumping before the running train within 5 months of marriage - Allegation that accused husband raised demand for colour TV and dowry - No evidence that deceased was harassed or subjected to cruelty soon before her death - Two days earlier to the suicide,..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Word `instigate' denotes incitement or urging to do some drastic or unadvisable action or to stimulate or incite - Presence of mens rea is a necessary concomitant of instigation - Words utter in a quarrel or in a spur of the moment cannot be taken to be uttered with mens rea..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Suicide not on account of demand for dowry but due to harassment caused by husband - Offence u/s 304-B IPC is not made out - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC - Cruelty or harassment sans any dowry demands which drives wife to commit suicide attracts the offence of `abetment of suicide' u/s 306..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221(1), 221(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Charge u/s 304-B IPC framed - Offence proved to be one u/s 306 IPC and no offence proved to be committed u/s 304-B IPC - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC - Mere omission or defect in framing charge does not disable Court from convicting accused for the offence which is found to be proved on..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC - Does not conclusively suggest that there was instigation on the part of accused or that torture would automatically attract mischief of S.306 IPC - Court must come to a conclusion that torture was such that it drove the victim to a blind lane from..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Cruelty and abetment to commit suicide - Wife filed complaint u/ss 306 and 498-A IPC against husband on the allegation of harassment on account of dowry demand - Matter compromised through village Panchayat - After about 8 years husband demanded Rs.10, 000/- for construction of house and Rs.25,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Dowry death - A demand made by the accused from his father-in-law for constructing a house and also for purchasing a three wheeler cannot be construed as a demand of dowry in relation to the marriage that was performed about eight years prior to the occurrence...........

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