498a acquittal on improvement in allegations

  This Criminal Appeal is preferred by the appellant - de facto complainant seeking to set aside the judgment of acquittal dated 01.03.2016 delivered in S.C.No. 67 of 2010 BY III Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge, Hyderabad and punish respondent Nos.1 to 4 - accused for the offences charged against them. This appeal is filed on … Continue reading 498a acquittal on improvement in allegations

Any occasional beating not cruelty under 498a.

Excerpt: (i) the marriage between the accused and the deceased being a love marriage. Since the accused did not have any help from his parents, he would have naturally approached his parents-in-laws for help to lead a comfortable life with the deceased; (ii) presentation of jewels, Rs.40,000/= in cash and a purchase of fridge were … Continue reading Any occasional beating not cruelty under 498a.