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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Deceased subjected to cruelty at the hands of her husband and her in laws - Evidence on record shows that deceased harassed beyond limits by her-i, laws which caused her grave mental and physical injury and made her run away from matrimonial home on several times and ultimately resulted..........
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 - 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
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning within 7 years of marriage - There was demand of dowry accompanied with physical and mental cruelty against deceased prior to her death - More so, when PW5 brother of deceased arrived at the matrimonial house of deceased on the day of incident, said house was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - If a spouse abuses the other as being born from a prostitute, this cannot be termed as `wear and tear' of family life as it amounts to cruelty and a ground for divorce - Like wise summoning the police on false or flimsy ground and making it impossible for any close relatives to..........
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 - Demand of dowry - Deceased died due to asphyxia as a result of hanging - Evidence on record proved that deceased was subjected to continuous harassment, assaults and intimidation after few months of marriage - Deceased being unable to bear the unbearable cruelty, did take extreme..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - No evidence that deceased was treated with cruelty or harassment in connection with demand of dowry "soon before her death' - Conviction u/s 304-B IPC cannot be sustained...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A, 34 IPC - Quashing of proceedings - FIR against husband and his parents - Allegation that wife was harassed for dowry which amounted to cruelty - Reading of complaint, it cannot be held that even if allegations are taken as proved no case is made out - Question relating to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Unnatural death within seven years of marriage - Immediately after marriage a demand of scooter was made and this demand recurred regularly - Even 15 days prior to death of deceased, she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused - Prosecution succeeded in showing or proving..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Ingredients of offence u/s 304-B IPC are: (a) death of a woman must have been caused by any burns or bodily injury or her death must have occurred otherwise than under normal circumstances; (b) such death must have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (c) soon before her death, she must..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased died within 7 years of marriage by hanging - Evidence of PWs clearly establishes that there was demand for dowry and deceased was being mentally harassed - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act arises since deceased died within seven years of..........

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