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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Charge u/ss 3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act not framed - If there was no demand of dowry and charge in this respect was not framed then offence u/s 498-A, IPC can also be not taken as proved...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died by consuming poisonous substance - There was no demand of dowry as charge regarding this not framed - Offence u/s 498-A IPC can also not taken as proved against accused - Moreover, accused tried to save deceased and he himself had taken the deceased to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 323, 301, 34-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Prosecution examined nine witnesses but nothing came on record regarding involvement of respondent No.2 - Role of respondent No.2 was already inquired/investigated into by investigating agency and he was found innocent - No evidence on..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Quashing of proceedings - Settlement arrived at between parties - Marriage dissolved by mutual consent - Permanent alimony paid - Wife has no further claims against husband - Settlement deed executed with free will and volition - Continuation of criminal proceedings would..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Non-compoundable offences are basically an obstruction in entering into compromise - However, notwithstanding the fact that offence u/s 498-A IPC is a no, compoundable offence, there should be no impediment in quashing FIR u/s 498-A IPC, if..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute mutually and amicably settled between parties - Continuation of proceedings arising out of FIR in question would be an exercise in futility - It is a fit case for Court to exercise its inherent jurisdiction - FIR..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Deceased was serving in police department - In case deceased was given beatings by accused, she would have lodged complaint in Police station where she was working but no complaint was lodged - Prosecution failed to prove offence u/s 498-A IPC against accused - Accused rightly acquitted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 406, 506 - Neither any demand nor any entrustment of dowry or causing any injury proved - Acquittal upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Gifts exchanged during customary occasions in accordance with the prevailing practice and tradition, do not come under the purview of `dowry'...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Death by burning - Demand of Rs.20,000 made by accused two years prior to death of deceased, is too remote to occurrence and therefore, would not satisfy the requirement of `soon before her death' contemplated u/s 304-B(1) IPC - Acquittal upheld...........

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