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Mumbai: Wife claims harassed by judge, in-laws; writes to chief justice

In the four-page letter, the woman has said that she married the judge at Baramati in May 2007. Soon after, her husband and in-laws started harassing her and her family for dowry.

Noida: Fed up with demands for dowry, woman fakes her suicide

The woman had abandoned her car near the Hindon river on Saturday and left a suicide note describing her marriage ordeal and the alleged cruelty.


Kerala woman starved to death over dowry; husband, mother held

Police say the woman was left to starve for three weeks, and at the time of her death weighed only 20 kg.

Woman who married twice posing as man held in dowry case in Uttarakhand

In an FIR filed against Sen in the Kathgodam police station for dowry and domestic violence, “Sen’s first wife” mentioned that Sen had extracted Rs 8.5 lakh from her family saying that the money was needed for a factory that Sen allegedly owned in Haridwar.

Duo booked for harassing woman for dowry

As per the complaint, the woman was also beaten by her husband for dowry. The duo also took away all the material and ornaments given by her parents at the time of marriage, said police.

SC's 'no' to guidelines on enforcing penal provision in dowry cases

The guidelines were framed on how police should proceed in cases of dowry harrassment under Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code.


Couple gets ten years in jail for murdering daughter-in-law

Satyanarayan Rathore and his wife Vimla Bai has awarded ten years' rigorous imprisonment to a couple for killing their daughter-in-law because she had failed to bring dowry. The judge also imposed a fine of Rs 1,000 each on them.

DUSU President: Will step down if found guilty in dowry dispute case

An FIR was registered against the ABVP student leader and his father at a Noida police station on February 12.

Neha Yadav’s in-laws arrested for murder: Cops

She succumbed to her burns in Safdarjang Hospital on July 2.

Court allows revision plea in case where petitioners got summons

Police did not chargesheet the petitioners, but had placed their names in a column of the chargesheet.