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

498a and 406 discharge on territorial jurisdiction grounds

Excerpt:In my view, there is no merit in the submissions made by the learned counsel for the petitioner. I have gone through the complaint made by the petitioner to the Delhi Police(CAW Cell) which clearly shows that all the acts of cruelty as well as entrustment of dowry articles took place in Faridabad(Haryana) where the … Continue reading 498a and 406 discharge on territorial jurisdiction grounds

R.Jeeva @ Rajesh vs State

Excerpt: JUDGEMENTS CITED: 1.(2010) 1 SCC (Cri) 1015 (Manju Ram Kalita v. State of Assam) 2. (i)(2008) 3 MLJ (Crl) 776 (Rajan v. State rep. by Inspector of Policer, Central Crime Branch, Tiruppur and (ii)(2008) 3 MLJ (Crl) 929 (Prakash Bachraj Jain and another v. Mani Textile Traders rep. by its Partner, Babu (a) Boommannan, Komarapalayam, Tiruchengodu … Continue reading R.Jeeva @ Rajesh vs State

Baldev Raj vs Chander Prakash And Ors.

Delhi High Court Baldev Raj vs Chander Prakash And Ors. on 2 July, 2007 Equivalent citations: 142 (2007) DLT 259, II (2007) DMC 289 Author: B D Ahmed Bench: B D Ahmed JUDGMENT Badar Durrez Ahmed, J. 1. This criminal revision petition has been filed by Mr Baldev Raj against an order of acquittal passed … Continue reading Baldev Raj vs Chander Prakash And Ors.