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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Presumption as to dowry death is attracted only upon proof of fact that deceased lady had been subjected to cruelty or harassment for or in connection with any demand for dowry by the accused and that too in the reasonable contiguity of death...........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion by wife - No evidence on record that wife was driven out by husband due to no, compliance of dowry demand - Criminal complaint filed by wife u/s 498-A IPC against husband ended in acquittal - Moreover, wife did not issue any legal notice to husband that she is willing to join..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 342, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Neither there is evidence of unnatural death of deceased nor there is any evidence of demand of additional dowry, nor there is any evidence of cruelty for demand of dowry "soon before her death" - PWs not supported the prosecution version - Even there are..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 313, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Appeal against acquittal - No evidence on record against accused to hold them guilty - Victim categorically admitted that she is living with her husband happily in a cordial atmosphere and she has no grievance at all against her i, laws - Court failed to understand as to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 7 years of her marriage - However, cause of death not ascertained, as post-mortem of deceased not performed - Statement of father of deceased, about death of deceased is based on hearsay and speculations, as he admittedly not seen the dead body of deceased - In..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Presumption - Dowry death - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act, will operate if prosecution is able to establish the circumstances as set out in S.304-B IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dying declaration - Dowry death of a pregnant woman - Death by burning within 9 months of marriage - Deceased suffered 80 to 85% of burn injuries - Dying declaration set up by defence has to be rejected as it is suspicious and cannot be acted upon - It is recorded by I.O without any medical..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 326, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Accused persons after sprinkling kerosene oil upon victim, set her ablaze - Victim sustained 60% burn injuries - This factum remained unexplained by defence side - Demand of dowry by accused proved on record - Acceptance of direct evidence on record on proper scrutiny..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 326, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Deceased confined in room and set ablaze after sprinkling kerosene - 60% burn injuries - Victim supported prosecution version - Factum of setting victim ablaze remained unexplained by defence - Prosecution case is proved beyond reasonable doubt on scrutiny and analysis of direct evidence on record..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide after 5 years of her marriage by jumping into well - No evidence as to specific demand of dowry soon before death of deceased - Demand if any was made before two years of death of deceased - There is also no any evidence on..........

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