dowry demand has to be in relation with marriage

Excerpt: In catena of judgments, the Supreme Court and even this court have held that  mere demand is not sufficient to constitute or attract the ingredients of Section 498-Aof I.P.C. It has been held consistently that the harassment is of such a nature to drive the woman to commit suicide. In the instant case, though the … Continue reading dowry demand has to be in relation with marriage

Sunil Kumar Sambhudayal Gupta & … vs State Of Maharashtra

Excerpt: Supreme Court of India Sunil Kumar Sambhudayal Gupta & ... vs State Of Maharashtra on 11 November, 2010 Author: . B Chauhan Bench: P. Sathasivam, B.S. Chauhan REPORTABLE IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 891 of 2004 Dr. Sunil Kumar Sambhudayal Gupta & Ors. ...Appellants Versus State of … Continue reading Sunil Kumar Sambhudayal Gupta & … vs State Of Maharashtra

Hari Krishnan vs State Represented By Assistant

Excerpt The charge under Section 498(A) I.P.C. has not been made out, since there is no convincing evidence to show that there had been a demand of dowry and the appellants have been continuously making such demand and there is no proximate cause for the case to attract the ingredients of Section 498(A) I.P.C.   JUDGEMENTS CITED: GIRIDHAR SHANKAR … Continue reading Hari Krishnan vs State Represented By Assistant

Atchutuni Saibaba And Ors. vs State

Excerpt: The learned Counsel also would submit that except the vague evidence of P.W. 7, there is no other evidence relating to the demand of money and even otherwise, this demand of money had been only for the purpose of having some more accommodation and nothing more and nothing beyond, and it may not amount … Continue reading Atchutuni Saibaba And Ors. vs State

Dinkar Dnyandeo Parande vs The Staet Of Mah.Thr.Pso Washim

Excerpt:It must be noted that the time line of the events and instances is not forthcoming from the prosecution. When was the land was transferred is left to imagination. When was the deceased subjected to cruelty is again in the realm of conjectures and surmises and in order to ascertain the nature and extent of … Continue reading Dinkar Dnyandeo Parande vs The Staet Of Mah.Thr.Pso Washim