RSSDowry Case

Woman Lawyer in soup over a complex matrimonial dispute

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The NamiPally court of Haiderabad witnessed high drama in a matrimonial case as there was confusion about how to cross the respondent. 28 year old Chhalka Lambi, a lawyer herself, has filed a case of dowry harassment and mental torture against her husband BiSwaroop Sarkar under the Domestic Violence Act. BiSwarup, a manager with a […]

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Hubby allegedly continues to demand dowry despite 498A FIR pending

| June 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

While the men’s rights activists challenge the validity and constitutionality of the notorious Section 498A (dowry law), this one particular case might just act as a dampener to their spirits. In a bizarre case of dowry harassment, a husband has allegedly refused to learn his lesson despite a complaint of dowry harassment (Section 498A) pending […]

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Govt. of India mulling the idea to broaden the ambit of Section 498A

| March 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

After the rape melee, the Govt. of India has decided to broaden the ambit of the controversial Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code. In wake of a lot controversies sprouting up against Section 498A and a lot of civil society groups raising their voices of dissent against Section 498A which they allege is being […]

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First Genuine Dowry Harassment Case lodged

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Often referred to as the Crime Capital of India, Delhi witnessed the first of its kind of genuine dowry case being lodged. Amid noise of misuse of the notorious Section 498A (dowry law) of IPC, one genuine case was lodged. The police have booked the FIR and have apprehended the husband and his family. The […]

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