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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 313, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Appeal against acquittal - No evidence on record against accused to hold them guilty - Victim categorically admitted that she is living with her husband happily in a cordial atmosphere and she has no grievance at all against her i, laws - Court failed to understand as to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Magistrate found a prima facie case against accused after inquiry and as such accused were summoned - At this stage there is no occasion to look into the question, whether charge ultimately can be substantiated or not since that would be a..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Directing married woman to bring money from parental house amounts to mental cruelty as defined u/s 498-A IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Summoning of additional accused - Order taking cognizance u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Co-accused acquitted from the alleged offences - It is duty of Court below to consider judgment of acquittal passed in respect of co-accused, before invoking power u/s 319 Cr.P.C. - Impugned order of taking..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 34 IPC - Territorial jurisdiction - Suicide was committed at place `A' - Police at place `A' closed the case after inquiry u/s 174 Cr.P.C., as none of family members of deceased raised any suspicion over death of deceased - There is no evidence of it being a continuing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 34 IPC - Delay of 5 years in lodging FIR - Case under alleged offence closed after inquiry u/s 174 Cr.P.C. - FIR lodged after five years of closing of said case on the basis of letters received by brother of deceased - Neither at the time of death of deceased nor before..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Order taking cognizance - Quashing of order - Court while exercising jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C., cannot judge veracity, reliability and truthfulness of alleged dying declaration - At this stage only prima facie case is to be seen - Moreover, applicants have got a right of discharge..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty upon wife - Business partner of husband - Does not come within purview of S.498-A IPC - Proceedings against applicant quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Quashing of FIR - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Allegations against mother-i, law and sister-i, law - General allegation of demand of dowry made against petitioners - Mother-i, law is 72 years of age and not expected to get any benefit from dowry demand and sister-i, law though staying in same..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Death by burning - Oral dying declaration - Deceased suffered 85% burn injuries - Dying declaration stands clearly established on record through testimony of nurse as also mother of victim - Testimonies of said witnesses fully inspires confidence, as they disclosed the events which took..........

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