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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 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
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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..........
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..........
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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
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
Details
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...........

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