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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 120B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dowry death - Death within one year of marriage under unnatural circumstances - Failure to prove demand of dowry - No evidence of harassment or cruelty for demand of dowry soon before incident - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Defence of accused appears probable and believable - Accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 34-- Death by hanging - Cruelty & demand of dowry - Deceased died due to suicidal hanging - No other mark of injury was detected on the body of deceased - No complaint whatsoever ever made by PWs regarding maltreatment or torture being meted out to deceased by accused persons - I, laws of deceased were..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Deceased died within 5 years of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Deceased alleged to be set ablaze by accused persons - However, there was no sign of fire or any burnt article or any mark of smoke on walls or roof - Only on the basis of fact that..........
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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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry demand - Death of woman - Any money or property or valuable security demanded by any of the persons mentioned in S.2 of Dowry Prohibition Act, at or before or at any time after the marriage which is reasonably connected to the death of a married woman, would necessarily be in connection with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 4 years of her marriage by consuming pesticide - She-buffalo was given by father of deceased to her i, laws as a peace offering but it had no effect and deceased was ill-treated for more dowry - Fifteen days before her death deceased visited her parents house on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Deceased died within 5 months of her marriage - PWs stated that deceased complained to her family members regarding taunts and demand of dowry by accused persons - Incidents of cruelty or harassment in connection with dowry demand occurred `soon before her death'..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion - Wife living separately from her husband without any sufficient cause for a period of more than 2 years before filing the present petition - Wife lodged complaint with police as to maltreatment for dowry demand - Police did not register any FIR - It can easily be inferred that..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died unnatural death by consuming some medicine within 1-1/2 years of her marriage - Cause of death has been established as the presence of Aluminium Phosphide but it is unclear whether this was a result of accused or his relatives administering some medicine..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death due to burn injuries within two years of marriage - Accused husband took deceased to hospital within half an hour and she died after five days - Deceased declared in her dying declaration that she caught fire accidentally - Dying declaration made by deceased before..........

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