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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption as to - Allegation against father-in-law and mother-in-law of deceased - Death occurred within 7 years of marriage of deceased - Demands for dowry by accused as well as husband and ill-treatment/cruelty on failure to meet the said demands is on record - Death..........
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..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202, 204, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 294, 323-- Summoning of accused - Cruelty - Dowry demand - It is discretion of Court whether to act upon report u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C, received from police and proceed to enquire into matter and recording of evidence u/s 202 Cr.P.C - If Magistrate is not satisfied with report, he can record evidence u/s 202..........
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..........
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..........
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..........

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