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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Allegation against mother-in-law - Deceased died unnatural death within 7 years of her marriage - She was subjected to cruelty and harassment soon before her death and same being in connection with demand of dowry - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302 -- Murder of wife by husband - Death by strangulation - Death of deceased occurred in her matrimonial house - Deceased died an unnatural death - Accused is husband of deceased and it was for him to explained as to under what circumstances his wife had died an unnatural death in his house - Although plea of alibi taken by husband in his..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B -- Nature of offence - Prosecution stated that deceased was set on fire in her matrimonial home - However, I.O did not find that room where deceased had been set on fire was black or doors were burnt - I.O also did not find any smell of kerosene oil in the room - Villages of complainant and accused are close by, hence, story put..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34 -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against parents of husband - Unnatural death occurred within 7 years of marriage - Family members of deceased categorically stated that demand for dowry was raised by not only husband but also present accused - There are averments of family members of deceased that soon before death of..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201 -- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen evidence - PWs proved that deceased was last seen in the company of accused - However, nobody has seen deceased in the company of accused nearby place where his dead body was found in decomposed position - There is no evidence of murder or other unnatural death of deceased - Cause of..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34 -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 5 years of her marriage - However, there is no specific and convincing evidence to the effect that deceased was regularly subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused in connection with any demand for dowry - Prosecution failed to discharge its initial burden in..........

TELANGANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Allegation against mother-in-law - Mother-in-law more than three months prior to unnatural death of deceased left the country and almost a month before that she applied for passport and obtained VISA - No evidence on record that accused while at USA harassing in driving deceased to commit suicide with any phone calls..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34 -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Testimonies of parents of deceased that physical beatings and torture to deceased at the hands of accused were given, negated by report of medical experts - Recovery of suicide note itself was doubtful - Though death occurred in unnatural circumstances, but there is no evidence of demand of dowry by..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B -- Dowry death - There is presumption of dowry death u/ss 498-A and 304-B if : (a) Death takes place within seven years of marriage; (b) Death is unnatural; (c) The death is coupled with cruelty or harassment by the husband or any member of the husband's family in connection with a demand for dowry; (d) there has to be cruelty..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Where unnatural death of deceased occurred within 7 years of her marriage, contention of accused that it was suicidal death will pale into insignificance...........

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