The State Of Maharashtra vs Ashok @ Ramchandra Bhikaji & Ors

Excerpt: In this case, there is not even an attempt by the prosecution to explain the delay. It appears that PW-1 had no problems living alone with her parents but when PW-1 heard from her father that accused no.1 has married accused no.5 (which again has not proved), PW-1 decided to teach accused no.1 a … Continue reading The State Of Maharashtra vs Ashok @ Ramchandra Bhikaji & Ors

Excerpt: Dowry"dos muliers. Lat" otherwise called maritagium, or marriage goods, that which the wife brings to the husband in marriage. This word should not be founded with dowerCo. Litt 31. Wharton's Law Lexicon. The definition of 'dowry' will also be available in Section 2 of the Dowry (Prohibition) Act, 1961. In common parlance, dowry means where the … Continue reading

State Of Himachal Pradesh vs Pawan Kumar

Excerpt: It is a settled position of law that there should be reasonable nexus between cruelty and suicide. It has to be substantiated, established and proved on record. Cruelty by itself would not amount to having committed an offence punishable under Section 498-A IPC. A reasonable nexus has to be established between cruelty and the suicide in … Continue reading State Of Himachal Pradesh vs Pawan Kumar