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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Stridhan - Customary gifts given at the time of marriage, cannot be said to be stridhan of wife...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Family members - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint against family members of husband - No specific allegations against applicants regarding cruelty due to demand of dowry or alleged causing of injury or using foul words or any other overt act - Mere casual reference of names of family..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 342, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Delay of more than 3 days in lodging FIR - Dowry death - No whisper in the statement of informant that he was illegally detained by accused persons in their house or he was compelled to sign blank papers or he was grief stricken due to which he could not lodge first information report earlier - I,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 342, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Neither there is evidence of unnatural death of deceased nor there is any evidence of demand of additional dowry, nor there is any evidence of cruelty for demand of dowry "soon before her death" - PWs not supported the prosecution version - Even there are..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Magistrate found a prima facie case against accused after inquiry and as such accused were summoned - At this stage there is no occasion to look into the question, whether charge ultimately can be substantiated or not since that would be a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 313, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Appeal against acquittal - No evidence on record against accused to hold them guilty - Victim categorically admitted that she is living with her husband happily in a cordial atmosphere and she has no grievance at all against her i, laws - Court failed to understand as to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Order taking cognizance - Quashing of order - Court while exercising jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C., cannot judge veracity, reliability and truthfulness of alleged dying declaration - At this stage only prima facie case is to be seen - Moreover, applicants have got a right of discharge..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty upon wife - Business partner of husband - Does not come within purview of S.498-A IPC - Proceedings against applicant quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 326, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Accused persons after sprinkling kerosene oil upon victim, set her ablaze - Victim sustained 60% burn injuries - This factum remained unexplained by defence side - Demand of dowry by accused proved on record - Acceptance of direct evidence on record on proper scrutiny..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 326, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Deceased confined in room and set ablaze after sprinkling kerosene - 60% burn injuries - Victim supported prosecution version - Factum of setting victim ablaze remained unexplained by defence - Prosecution case is proved beyond reasonable doubt on scrutiny and analysis of direct evidence on record..........

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