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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died within one year after marriage - Evidence of witnesses does not disclose that accused had made any demand of dowry at any point of time - Dead body of deceased was given to accused by police - Parents of deceased had not told police that accused is person who..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302B, 34-- Dowry Death - Allegation against parents and uncle of husband - Death of deceased by strangulation stands proved and confirmed with post mortem report - However, in absence of any evidence with respect to participation of accused, it would be difficult to sustain their conviction u/ss 304-B, 34..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302B, 34-- Dowry Death - Death by strangulation - Accused is husband of deceased and liable to explain as to how deceased died in his house within 2 months of her marriage - No effort on the part of husband to explain cause of death and there is no evidence that he made any attempts of informing informant or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - It is not only essential to show that victim was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband or his relatives, but further that such cruelty or harassment was for or in connection with any demand for dowry and also that same occurred soon before her death -..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against husband of deceased - Unnatural death of deceased occurred within 7 years of her marriage - Deceased was so harassed even her father told her that she may live or die in her matrimonial home - Parents of deceased refused to take her back to parental home..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Plea of accidental fire - Accused and deceased were alone in the shop at the time of incidence - According to site plan no fire crackers were found in the shop - Prosecution proved that accused gave danda blow on the head of deceased and thereafter put her on fire..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Neighbours of victim not supported prosecution case and they stated that there was no demand of dowry - Simple injuries were sustained by victim - Victim was subjected to cruelty after 3 months of her marriage not supported by any reliable or independent evidence - Material..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(10)-- Dowry death - Appeal against acquittal - Burn injuries - Deceased admitted to hospital but died next day - No effort made to take her dying declaration - Doctor who treated deceased at Mussoorie, Dehradun and Delhi not examined - It was a love marriage - At the time of marriage there was no demand..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died unnatural death within 3 years of her marriage along with her child by way of drowning in a river - On the date of incident deceased goes to the house of her sister and also goes to PCO, phones her father and tells about harassment to him - PW4 person..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against bother-in-law (Devar) and sisters-in-law (Nanad) - Wife alleged that her brother-in-law denuded her and torn her clothes and committed rape upon her at the point of pistol with the assistance of sisters-in-law and in presence of..........

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