Showing : 1-10 of 98 Results

DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
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..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(10)-- Dowry death - Appeal against acquittal - Burn injuries - Deceased admitted to hospital but died next day - No effort made to take her dying declaration - Doctor who treated deceased at Mussoorie, Dehradun and Delhi not examined - It was a love marriage - At the time of marriage there was no demand..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
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..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased suspected her husband to be in extra marital relation which fact she stated to her family members also - However, there is no evidence that in order to seek divorce from deceased there was cruelty to extent she was driven to commit suicide - No proximate..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against husband and i, laws of deceased - General allegation of demanding dowry was made against accused persons - No specific role assigned to any of accused - Though deceased died within 3 years of her marriage but there is no evidence on record to show that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 2 years of her marriage in her i, laws place - There is ample evidence that deceased was subjected to cruelty soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - Statements of material witnesses corroborated prosecution version -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
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..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty - Suicide - Death due to poisoning within 3 years of marriage - No evidence on record which demonstrate that accused made any demand of dowry from deceased - Except making bald statements, no evidence adduced by PWs to prove any particular act of cruelty or harassment to which deceased was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - Husband proved the following acts of cruelty committed by wife against him viz: (i) threatening to cut wrist by wife, uttering that this would ensure that her husband and her i, laws are sent to jail ; (ii) threatening to commit suicide by way of SMS; (iii) Conduct..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died due to poisoning within one year of her marriage - She stayed eight to ten days in her i, laws house after her marriage - Neither any report nor any complaint was ever made prior to occurrence nor any panchayat meeting was ever convened in this regard - No..........

Showing : 1-10 of 98 Results