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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Death by poising - Suicide note - Deceased stated in her suicide note that she is taking step of "suicide" because her mental condition is not good and that nobody should be held responsible for her act - However, suicide note was not discovered during investigation but it was later..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Soon before her death - Prosecution proved that `soon before her death' deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment by her husband and her i, laws in connection with demand of dowry - Appellants were not successful in rebutting the presumption raised u/s 113-B of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Reduction of sentence - Appellant `R' is in custody for more than five years and appellant Nos.1, 2 were also in custody for more than one to two years - Appellants Nos.1, 2 are aged and suffering from various ailments - Keeping in view age and ailments of appellants and their period..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 377, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 377, 506 IPC and Ss.3, 4 of 1961 Act - Quashing of FIR - Allegations in FIR disclosing commission of cognizable offence - Prayer of quashing of FIR declined - Prayer for stay of arrest not granted as it will amount to grant of relief without deciding their right in any..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Deceased died beyond a period of seven years of her marriage - Offence u/s 304-B IPC not attractive - Benefit is liable to be given to accused - Accused acquitted u/s 304-B IPC...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 120B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dowry death - Death within one year of marriage under unnatural circumstances - Failure to prove demand of dowry - No evidence of harassment or cruelty for demand of dowry soon before incident - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Defence of accused appears probable and believable - Accused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Dying declaration - 42% burn injuries - Death occurred after 1-1/2 months of burning - None of the PWs had seen the occurrence - Time of burning of deceased not proved - Evidence on record shows that deceased was never subjected to cruelty for demand of dowry - Even in dying..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dying declaration - Recorded before 1-1/2 months of death of deceased - Statement of deceased recorded at the time when she was not expecting any apprehension relating to her death and she was mentally alert and conscious and was under influence and advice of her biased father - Facts,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Deceased died due to asphyxia as a result of hanging - Evidence on record proved that deceased was subjected to continuous harassment, assaults and intimidation after few months of marriage - Deceased being unable to bear the unbearable cruelty, did take extreme..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Married sister, A3 of husband - No specific instances of harassment and cruelty - Omnibus allegations - Married sister A3 residing in USA - Continuation of proceedings against married sister A3 will certainly amount to abuse of process of law -..........

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