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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison at her i, laws place/matrimonial home, would not itself lead to presumption that deceased was subjected to physical mental cruelty, so as to force her to commit suicide...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Dowry death - Presumption - Allegations made by PW2 & PW3 against accused regarding ill-treatment or harassment of deceased for vehicle and other things not acceptable in view of various contradictions and improvements in their statements - Said allegations were made first time before Court and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Vague and cryptic allegations with no specific allegation in respect of demand of dowry or harassment in any manner - Conviction not proper in absence of definite evidence - Conviction of appellant set aside...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 113B-- Dowry death - Deceased died unnatural death within 7 years of her marriage - Cause of death was consumption of poison - Dead body of deceased recovered from canal - But there is no witness who has either seen deceased consuming poison or dead body of deceased being thrown by accused in canal -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 11-- Murder - Death by burning - Plea of alibi - Allegation against sister-in-law (wife of brother of husband) - Accused convicted only on the basis of dying declaration of deceased - However, accused was living separately in a different house with her husband - Vague and cryptic allegations are found..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201-- Causing disappearance of evidence - Dowry death case - Allegation that dead body of deceased was thrown by accused in the canal - However, there is no witness who has seen dead body of deceased being thrown by accused in canal - Offence u/s 201 IPC not made out against accused - Accused acquitted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Death by burning - 90% burn injuries - Deceased died by setting herself on fire within 7 years of her marriage - Testimony of mother and brother of deceased reveal that there was demand of dowry and maltreatment with deceased from side of accused - It was amply..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 294(b), 323, 506(i) IPC - Quashing of FIR - There is no whisper about demand of any dowry or valuable security in complaint - Petitioner and complainant were living together only for about 4 months - Most of allegations in complaint pertains to certain averments that took..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased suspected her husband to be in extra marital relation which fact she stated to her family members also - However, there is no evidence that in order to seek divorce from deceased there was cruelty to extent she was driven to commit suicide - No proximate..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against husband and i, laws of deceased - General allegation of demanding dowry was made against accused persons - No specific role assigned to any of accused - Though deceased died within 3 years of her marriage but there is no evidence on record to show that..........

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