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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Death by hanging - Allegation that all accused joined together and demanded huge amounts from deceased in the form of dowry - Since deceased was not able to meet out their demand, she committed suicide - However, nothing stated in complaint with regard to demand of dowry..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry demand - Merely because accused is already having a scooter and a tractor is no ground to negate the demand of motor cycle by accused...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3-- Dowry demand - Demand after marriage - No offence u/s 3 of the Act is made out...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry death - Quantum of punishment - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage otherwise under normal circumstances - All the essential ingredients to constitute the offence u/s 304-B IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act were established by prosecution beyond reasonable doubt - Accused is..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bigamy - Cruelty - Allegation against relatives of husband - Quashing of proceedings - Second marriage was performed by husband during subsistence of first marriage - No specific allegation against applicants No.2 to 4, except the fact that they co-operated in second marriage of husband - Bigamy..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Appeal against acquittal - High Court dealt with appeal in a very cursory and casual manner without adverting to legal contentions and evidence on record - Appeal dismissed by passing a cryptic order - High Court failed to exercise its appellate jurisdiction properly - Impugned order of High Court..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry death case - Appellant being father of victim/deceased has statutory right to prefer an appeal to High Court against order of acquittal u/s 372 Proviso Cr.P.C. but only after obtaining leave of High Court as required u/s 378(3) Cr.P.C...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Demand of dowry - Demand of share in ancestral property cannot come under the purview of demand of dowry...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - General allegations without any date and time of incident of demand of dowry - There is absolutely no material to connect accused with demand of dowry, cruelty, harassment to constitute the alleged offence - Statement of PWs no.1 & 2 are self contradictory..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 315, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry death - Death by hanging - Demand of dowry - Deceased died within 3 years and 8 months of her marriage in unnatural circumstance - Ante mortem injuries correspond to averment of causing murder by hanging - Deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment and was even physically assaulted..........

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