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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - There are ten accused persons involved in the case and one of them died during pendency of proceedings - It has not been proved conclusively or even sufficiently that all of accused were present in the house when deceased died - Except husband and his father who..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - No evidence as to how deceased was harassed to such an extent, that she was driven to take her own life - Accused acquitted...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Suicide - Accused harassed the deceased by demanding dowry due to which deceased committed suicide - Deceased was taken to hospital by accused and he telephoned the father of deceased - Statement of father of deceased recorded after 7 days of incident - Neither father nor brother of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Murder - Cruelty - Evidence on record proves that deceased was tortured and harassed by both the accused for bringing insufficient dowry - Deceased was also forced to consume poison earlier - Acts of accused falls under the ambit of `cruelty' - Depositions made by witnesses only against accused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide within seven years of her marriage - Suicide note of deceased reveals that she was not subjected to any cruelty or harassment with regard to demand of dowry - Even evidence on record does not show any act of harassment in relation to demand of dowry soon..........
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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Dying declaration - 42% burn injuries - Death occurred after 1-1/2 months of burning - None of the PWs had seen the occurrence - Time of burning of deceased not proved - Evidence on record shows that deceased was never subjected to cruelty for demand of dowry - Even in dying..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dying declaration - Recorded before 1-1/2 months of death of deceased - Statement of deceased recorded at the time when she was not expecting any apprehension relating to her death and she was mentally alert and conscious and was under influence and advice of her biased father - Facts,..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Dowry death - Death by burning in matrimonial home - General allegations of cruelty or harassment - Evidence on record shows that victim was alone inside the kitchen at the time of incident and accused was in his shop and was called by neighbours - There was cordial relation between accused and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died due to drowning after two years of her marriage - Evidence on record shows that there was demand of gold ring and gold chain and when same was not fulfilled, accused started torturing deceased and she was not even sent to her parental house - PW5 & PW13,..........

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