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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poisonous substance within 7 years of her marriage due to harassment allegedly made by accused - However, there is no evidence on record that accused used to demand dowry from deceased and tortured her mentally..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Prosecution is required to plead and prove that one person instigated another person to commit suicide and as a result of such instigation, such another person committed suicide...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Onus lies on prosecution to prove acts and conduct attributed to accused alone had instigated the person, who had committed suicide and to raise the presumption u/s 113-A of Evidence Act, factum of deceased was subjected to cruelty by accused immediately before commission of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Reduction of sentence - Accused is 99 years of age now - He already suffered sentence of one year nine month - Sentence of accused reduced to period already undergone by him, considering his age and role played by him...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Anticipatory bail - Abetment of suicide - Prosecution not able to collect any evidence to show that petitioner by his words or conduct suggested to deceased to commit suicide or that he did something which was proximate to commission of suicide by deceased - General allegation is not sufficient to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide by consuming insecticide - Suicide note recovered from dead body of deceased - Though filthy words were used by accused during altercation between deceased and accused just before 1 hour prior to alleged suicide but it cannot be said that accused..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - `Instigation' is to be gathered from the circumstances of the case- In a particular case, there may not be direct evidence relating to instigation, having a direct nexus to the suicide - There may be case where the circumstances created by the accused are such that an..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty or harassment sans demand of dowry, which forces wife to commit suicide attracts offence of abetment of suicide...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Death by burning - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil upon her on the asking of accused after 11 years of her marriage - Dying declaration given by deceased nowhere indicates any demand of dowry and it only states that a quarrel..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Without a positive act on the part of accused either to instigate or aid in committing suicide, conviction cannot be sustained...........

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