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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Two dying declarations - Dowry death - Allegation against family members of accused - Nothing stated as to demand of dowry in first dying declaration and admitted that she consumed poison in fit of anger after hearing verbal conversation of accused and her mother-in-law - However, allegations of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Mental cruelty - Filing of false complaint against husband by wife - Wife filed a criminal case against husband making allegation of demand of dowry and performance of second marriage - However, second marriage of husband not proved and criminal complaint alleging commission of cruelty..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323-- Cruelty - No tangible material either of a dowry demand or assault suffered by wife in any case, despite one episode in which an attempt was made to push wife in a canal that too not proved on record - Case of husband is not at all different from other co-accused who already acquitted - Conviction..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death due to kidney failure - Chemical Examiner's report that no common poison could be detected - No other injury detected during post mortem examination - Report of Chemical Examiner drawn by a series of analysis is an authentic piece of evidence to be relied upon in the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide by hanging herself on a tree after 3 years of her marriage - However, general allegations levelled by witnesses regarding demand of dowry and cruelty, which is not supported by medical evidence - Allegation of demand of dowry and harassment of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A, 326, 34-- Attempt to murder - Cruelty - Compliant filed after more than 5 years from alleged occurrence - No explanation by prosecution for such considerable delay - No evidence on record that accused demanded any dowry from victim - Even otherwise, it was the second marriage of prosecutrix with accused and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Injury on private part - Examination of witnesses and accused - As per medical report, injury on private part of deceased, cannot be the result of normal intercourse and the same is possible if some foreign blunt object is inserted in vaginal canal - This testifies that..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Conviction - Appeal against sentence - Accused faced agony of criminal prosecution from last more than 7 years - Sentence of life imprisonment reduced to 12 years and fine...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B-- Nature of offence - Evidence of two sets of witnesses is on record - One supported the fact that accused gave poisonous tablet to deceased as a result she died and other set of witnesses not supported the said allegation - However, there is ample evidence on record that deceased was subjected to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Divorce Act, 1869, Section 10(x)-- Dissolution of marriage - Mental cruelty - Petition by husband - As per evidence on record, no list of dowry articles was ever given or attached along with police report - Even, allegation of abortion found incorrect against husband or his family members - Moreover, conduct of wife itself goes..........

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