dowry demand has to be in relation to marriage

Excerpt: the definition of 'dowry' under Section 2 of the Act, 1961 mere demand thereof would not be an offence under Section 4 of the Act, 1961. It should either be given or agreed to be given at or before or after the marriage in connection with the marriage. Although in common parlance one very often uses the term … Continue reading dowry demand has to be in relation to marriage

Mohammed Osman Khazi, vs The State Of Telangana

Excerpt: In the said bail order, there is no condition that the petitioner shall not leave the country. Furthermore, when the petitioner intends to go to Canada to resume his employment, pendency of the subject Criminal Case should not come in his way in eking out his livelihood. There is also no denial about the … Continue reading Mohammed Osman Khazi, vs The State Of Telangana

korimerla videesha vs state of ap

Excerpt: Coming to the case of prosecution for the offences under Sections 3 and 4 of Dowry prohibition Act, the alleged payment of dowry of Rs.50.00 lakhs cash and presentation of gold of 200 tulas and registration of property in the name of the second respondent took place at the time of marriage, i.e. on 27.04.2016 and the later … Continue reading korimerla videesha vs state of ap