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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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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..........
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..........
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 - Quantum of sentence - Keeping in view the fact that accused is young and poor man and even he is incarcerating in jail since 2005, minimum sentence provided for offence u/s 304-B IPC would meet the ends of justice - Sentence u/s 304-B IPC modified to R.I for 10..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B-- Nature of offence - Deceased died unnatural death within 3 years of her marriage - Cause of death was due to ante mortem fire arm injuries - PW1 & PW2 categorically stated that there was demand of dowry - Due to no, fulfillment of said demand deceased was subjected to wrong behaviour - Dead body..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Respondents sought to be summoned were found innocent in the investigation, as they were residing separately and having separate ration cards - No specific demand of dowry was there and no harassment was caused to deceased immediately before death by..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Allegation that deceased was harassed and treated with cruelty on account of bringing less dowry - However, father of deceased was retired army personnel and was getting a pension of Rs.6000 only and entire family was dependent upon him - It would be highly..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 406-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - General and vague allegations against father-i, law and mother-i, law of deceased - Neighbours stated that they had neither seen nor heard anything unusual or any serious quarrel or fight between the family members - Moreso, no time, date or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Provision of S.304-B IPC negates the requirement that prosecution must show that person prosecuted had actually inflicted or caused bodily injuries or had abetted commission of suicide...........

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