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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..........
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..........
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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Bail - Dowry death - Death by burning - Accused is being perpetuated virtually without any trial behind the bars for almost two years - Even till date not even one PW has been examined - No likelihood of an early conclusion of trial - Accused is ready to cooperate with process of law and make..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Appeal against acquittal - If trial Court judgment is based on evidence and view taken by trial Court in favour of accused is possible, High Court will not be justified in interfering only on ground that different view can be taken. (Para 9) Indian Penal Code, 1860, S.304-B - Offence u/s 304- B..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison - No evidence on record that soon before her death deceased was subjected to harassment at the hands of accused - Relationship between deceased and accused was normal - Conduct of parents of deceased not natural as they stated that..........

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