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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib) -- Divorce - Desertion on the part of wife - No evidence of wilful desertion by wife constituting animus deserendi - Wife was treated with cruelty on account of demand of dowry - Filing of proceedings under Domestic Violence Act proved that she was maltreated and ousted from matrimonial house after giving severe beatings -..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34 -- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 34 IPC - Petitioners are mother-i, law and sister-i, law of deceased - Deceased committed suicide within 4-1/2 years of her marriage - Various transactions on record regarding demands of dowry made by petitioners from deceased - All..........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34 -- Murder - Allegation against i, laws of deceased - Deceased died under unnatural circumstances while residing in house of accused/husband - All other accused being i, laws of deceased were residing separately - Prosecution utterly failed to prove involvement of i, laws of deceased in commission of offence by adducing any cogent..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Attempt to murder - Allegations of demand of dowry, torture and attempt to set victim on fire against family members of husband - Neither any specific date has been mentioned nor there is any injury report on record - Rather it is a case of no injury - Circumstances show that..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died by consuming poisonous substance - There was no demand of dowry as charge regarding this not framed - Offence u/s 498-A IPC can also not taken as proved against accused - Moreover, accused tried to save deceased and he himself had taken the deceased to hospital - In the absence of specific..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia) -- Divorce - Cruelty - Allegations of dowry demand by wife upon husband and his family members - Merely because allegations may not be believed on appreciation of evidence, it does not lead to conclusion that they are out rightly false and led to mental cruelty to husband - Decree of divorce in favour of husband on the ground of..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 323, 301, 34 -- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Prosecution examined nine witnesses but nothing came on record regarding involvement of respondent No.2 - Role of respondent No.2 was already inquired/investigated into by investigating agency and he was found..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 34 -- Abetment of suicide - Marriage of deceased and accused was solemnized about 11 years prior to alleged occurrence - No injury was found on the person of deceased - Not only contradictions and discrepancies are there in the statement of PW1 but allegations mentioned in complaint were contrary to statement recorded before trial..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage otherwise than under normal circumstances as a result of injuries - Sufficient evidence on record to establish that deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment in connection with demand of dowry soon before her death - Relations between accused and deceased were not..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302 -- Dowry death - Deceased died within 7 years of her marriage by hanging - Evidence of family members of deceased does not prove that any demand of dowry was made by husband/accused soon before death of deceased - Even at the time of marriage of deceased, dowry articles were given at the wish of parents of deceased - Admitted fact..........

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