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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty, harassment, demand of dowry - Independent corroboration - Held, it is but natural, that instance of cruelty, harassment of demand of dowry generally would remain within the personal knowledge of near relations and they would be the best persons to depose about the same - Evidence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, once prosecution failed to prove basic ingredients of harassment or demand of dowry, presumption referring to S.113-A or 113-B of Evidence Act cannot be drawn against accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228-- Dowry death - Charge u/s 304-B IPC - Charge u/s 302 alongwith charge u/s 304-B IPC not to be mechanically framed - Charge u/s 302 IPC can be framed if evidence otherwise permits - Ingredients constituting the two offences are different, thereby demanding appreciation of evidence from the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty & dowry death - Proof - Absence of any evidence pertaining to cruelty and harassment despite death having taken place in unnatural circumstances and within seven years from the date of marriage of victim - Husband and mother-i, law alleged to harass and beat deceased for non fulfillment of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 494-- Bigamy - Dowry demand & cruelty - Proof - Held, prosecution has to prove that alleged second marriage had been duly performed in accordance with essential religious rites applicable to the form of marriage gone through by parties and that said marriage must be a valid one according to law..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty & dowry death - Conviction - Validity - Dead body of deceased found in burnt condition in toilet - As per medical evidence cause of death was cardio respiratory failure as a result of burn injuries - Smell of kerosene was present on dead body of deceased - Appellant failed to throw any..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption - To be raised on proof the essentials viz. - (1) The question before the court must be whether the accused has committed the dowry death of a woman. (This means that the presumption can be raised only if the accused is being tried for the offence under Section 304-B..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Demand of Rs.10,000/- for repayment of loan - Demand is not in connection with the dowry - Offence u/s 304-B is not attracted - Since it is an unlawful demand for a property or valuable security and there is evidence to show that deceased was subjected to harassment by the appellant on account of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Dowry demand and cruelty - Death of wife within three months of marriage under abnormal circumstances - No cogent evidence on record to establish allegation of demand of dowry by accused/husband - No evidence on record to show that accused subjecting deceased to cruelty and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Petition by husband - Ground of cruelty - Frequent visits by wife to her parental home - Wife not caring for husband - Husband deprived of marital bliss - Wife not respecting parents of husband and was using abusive language against them - Evidence of friend of husband established..........

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