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Results of dowry evidence

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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..........

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 -..........

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 IPC - Appeal against acquittal -..........

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 deceased was being harassed by accused..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306 -- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide within seven years of her marriage - Cause of death could not be ascertained - Soon after marriage she was subjected to demand of dowry specially the scooter - Bald statements on record that deceased was beaten for dowry - These allegations may be enough to constitute..........

GUJARAT HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306 -- Abetment of suicide - Death by consuming acid - Appeal against acquittal - No uniformity as regards evidence led by near relatives of deceased as to allegation of dowry demand and ill treatment - Lots of improvements were shown in the evidence of PWs - There was a quarrel as regards to trivial issues and very short marriage life of..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide - Allegation against father-i, law of deceased - No positive evidence against appellant which can effectively establish his connection with charge of cruelty and torture upon deceased for dowry - Conviction based on inference - Accused presently is 76 years old and is immobile and already..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Cruelty - No evidence on record that there was any complaint of dowry prior to incident - Neither there is any statement before I.O regarding demand of dowry or causing cruelty to deceased - It cannot be concluded that deceased was tortured for dowry - Deceased committed suicide because accused not permitted her to go close to her..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 3 -- Dowry death - Dying declaration - Deceased sustained 90% burn injuries - Testimonies of father and mother of deceased do not repose confidence that any specific demand of dowry was made by appellant, brother-i, law of deceased or that he was responsible for torturing, beating or demanding..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - U, natural death - Ocular evidence of family members of deceased of no help because they were not an eye witness of the occurrence - Prosecution failed to prove that deceased had died an unnatural death - Prima facie defence on the other hand shows that deceased was ill and her husband had taken her to..........

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