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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Death by burning - 90% burn injuries - Deceased died by setting herself on fire within 7 years of her marriage - Testimony of mother and brother of deceased reveal that there was demand of dowry and maltreatment with deceased from side of accused - It was amply..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Cruelty and desertion - Petition filed by husband - Marriage solemnized in 2000 - Parties lived together for few days - Misunderstanding took place and wife lodged complaint for dowry harassment and living separately - Wife alleged that till 2016 she lived with appellant, but nothing..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by setting herself on fire - She was married for 13 days only - All PWs corroborated the fact that deceased was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Keeping in view the age of mother-in-law of deceased, her sentence is reduced to R.I of 7 years - However, sentence of A-1 shall remain unchanged...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry Death - Cruelty - Framing of charges - Marriage of deceased with accused took place two years before the incident - Death of deceased thus, occurred within 7 years of marriage - Relatives of deceased stated that deceased had been subjected to harassment by her i, laws, therefore, Court may..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Dying declaration - Death by burning - Deceased stated in her dying declaration that she was subjected to cruelty, harassment and dowry demands at the hands of her i, laws and husband - Dying declaration of deceased was true, voluntary and has total clarity in its contents..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Petitioner returned 22 dowry articles - Grandfather and sister of petitioner discharged by Trial Court and mother of petitioner also acquitted after trial - Without commenting on merits of case and keeping in view the totality of facts and circumstances and on..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i) IPC - Quashing of FIR - There is no whisper about demand of any dowry or valuable security in complaint - Petitioner and complainant were living together only for about 4 months - Most of allegations in complaint pertains to certain averments that took..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Mental and physical cruelty - Petition by wife - Allegations of demand of dowry, beating, commission of unnatural sex, creating such circumstances that wife was compelled to leave matrimonial home - Compelling circumstances pleaded by wife also proved by her by producing her affidavit -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - No demand of dowry nor there are allegations of harassment so as to meet a unlawful demand - Case did not and could not fall u/s 498-A IPC - There is no allegation of physical or mental torture after 1998 - Moreover, it is delayed and S.468 Cr.P.C would come into play - Even otherwise,..........

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