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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inflicting cruelty and torture upon deceased with regard to demand of dowry is proved on record by PW1 and PW2 - No major contradiction found in statements made by these PWs - Link between acts of accused and death of deceased is established from depositions of these PWs - Presumption thus, rests on..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, 34 -- Dying declaration - Dowry Death - Cruelty - Deceased stated in her dying declaration that she was put on fire after pouring kerosene oil is corroborated by FSL report, MLC of deceased and Post mortem report - Further, dying declaration corroborated by statements of PWs - Merely because..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, 34 -- Dying declaration - Dowry Death - Cruelty - 85% burn injuries - Deceased last resided with accused persons in her matrimonial home - Deceased was admitted in hospital by her brother and not by accused, as they absconded from place of incident - Statements of PWs and dying declaration indicates that she was taunted,..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Cruelty - There was dispute between deceased and accused prior to occurrence, as Rs.50,000 was demanded by accused from parents of deceased - Deceased was harassed for such dowry demand - Evidence of father of deceased proved said fact which was corroborated by evidence of PW13 - Charge u/s 498-A IPC held, proved against accused -..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3 -- Dowry death - Appreciation of evidence - Appeal against acquittal - As per the sequence of events there was interaction between parties and deceased agreed to go alone with the husband and her family members agreed to send her on receipt of one phone call - Thus, live link between sequence of phone..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 120B -- Dowry death - Abetment of suicide - Two suicide notes were written by deceased - However, there is no allegation of demand of dowry and harassment at the hands of accused - Evidence of brother and mother of deceased are not free from any doubt and worthy of acceptance - Case does not fall in category where deceased was..........

ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Cause of death is disputed as per medical evidence - Discrepancy in evidence of PW1 and PW2 with regard to receiving of information about death of deceased - Evidence of Medical practitioner is doubtful - Accused discharged his burden u/s 106 of Evidence..........

CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Cruelty - Dowry demand - There are embellishments in respect of torture so inflicted upon victim/wife - However, there is consistency regarding demand of dowry and harassment and torture being inflicted upon wife - Though there are no materials for convicting mother-in-law, but there is evidence against husband - Mother-in-law..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of summoning order - Accused husband filed divorce petition against wife in which he admitted that there is no consummation of marriage - Despite that wife gave a birth to a male child in her parental house as a result of adultery - Accused thus,..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125 -- Maintenance to wife - Wife living separately with her parents - Wife proved that dowry harassment and marpeet was committed by husband which is supported by FIR lodged - Allegation against wife that she had relations with someone else provides additional ground to wife to live separately - There is no evidence that she has any..........

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