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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abatement of suicide - Proof of - As per testimony of PW1 and PW3 appellant was a drunkard and to satisfy his urge for alcohol he had even mortgaged dowry articles - He had been harassing, beating, humiliating and demanding money from his wife - Demand for money had been earlier fulfilled 4-5..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
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
Details
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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Death by burn injuries - Husband and his father harassed deceased in connection with unfulfilled dowry demands - Statement of prosecution witnesses i.e. father and brother of the deceased showed that entire story with regard to the factum of cruelty, manner in which deceased was dealt with, and..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Words uttered in a fit of anger or emotion without any intention cannot be termed as instigation...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Committing suicide at the spur of moment in a fit of anger followed by quarrel between deceased and her husband - Not an act due to instigation or at the instance of accused - Accused acquitted of the charge u/s 306 IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Bail - Second application - Offence u/s 306 IPC - Accused in jail for last more than six months - Considering all facts and circumstances of the case bail granted without expressing any opinion on its merits and demerits...........

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