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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 406, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(4)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 323, 406, 506 - Neither any demand nor any entrustment of dowry or causing any injury proved - Acquittal upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Gifts exchanged during customary occasions in accordance with the prevailing practice and tradition, do not come under the purview of `dowry'...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Death by burning - Demand of Rs.20,000 made by accused two years prior to death of deceased, is too remote to occurrence and therefore, would not satisfy the requirement of `soon before her death' contemplated u/s 304-B(1) IPC - Acquittal upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Sewing machine given by parents of deceased as she knew tailoring is a gift which cannot be considered as a part of demand by husband for himself or for his family members - Acquittal upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Three sisters of husband - All married and living independently in different places - No clear allegations levelled against any of the sisters - No material relating to harassment - Proceedings against sisters quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Allegation against married Nanad (sister-i, law) of deceased - No specific allegations against appellant with regard to harassment or any demand of dowry - Only allegation qua appellant was that she had taunted the deceased as to why Maruti car was given in marriage of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry must be clear and specific - A person cannot be convicted merely on basis of casual statement, vague and general allegations...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 7, 7A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 498A-- Plea of juvenility - Offence u/ss 302, 201, 498-A IPC - Determination of age of juvenile - Age of person as mentioned in ration card has no legal sanctity, thus it cannot prevail over entry made in School register regarding age of person - Since petitioner was below 18 years of age at the time of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Summoning of additional accused - Offence u/s 498-A, 406 IPC - Principal allegations of cruelty with petitioner on account of bringing less dowry are attributed to husband only - General and omnibus allegations were levelled against proposed accused, which do not satisfy Court that these accused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Death in matrimonial home - It is not proved that marriage was performed within seven years and that deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment by her husband and any other relative, in connection with demand of dowry,soon before her death - Defence evidence shows that deceased died a..........

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