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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allegations that husband and i, laws of wife harassed her - Husband allegedly using her credit cards and forcing her to enhance limit of her credit card - Husband also allegedly tried to perform second marriage - Complaint filed by father of victim - No evidence on record that harassment..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Allegations regarding demand and misappropriation of dowry article against father in-law and mother in-law - What are the dowry articles/istridhan in possession of accused is a matter of evidence - There is claim and counter-claim about dowry articles - Bail allowed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Dowry death - Burden of proof - Held, where an offence like murder is committed in secrecy inside a house, the initial burden to establish the case would undoubtedly be upon the prosecution - But nature and amount of evidence to be led by it to establish the charge cannot be of the same degree as..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Harassment - Presumption as to - Held, S.113-B of Evidence Act mandates Court to raise statutory presumption in a case where it is shown that soon before her death such woman has been subjected to cruelty or harassment for or in connection with any demand of dowry...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Continuous harassment of deceased for three years right upto her death - Dying declaration recorded by Magistrate in presence of doctor who certified that she was fit to make statement - Harassment by husband was clearly stated and that she was set on fire by husband - Pouring of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Bride committing suicide by jumping before the running train within 5 months of marriage - Allegation that accused husband raised demand for colour TV and dowry - No evidence that deceased was harassed or subjected to cruelty soon before her death - Held, mere giving of Rs.2000/- for..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Dowry death - Bride committing suicide by jumping before the running train within 5 months of marriage - Allegation that accused husband raised demand for colour TV and dowry - No evidence that deceased was harassed or subjected to cruelty soon before her death - Two days earlier to the suicide,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Evidence of father and brother of deceased that accused (husband) was harassing deceased by making demand of scooter and nothing else - Held, veracity of evidence of these two witnesses cannot be doubted - Had this allegation be false, nothing could deter these witnesses from..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Bride committing suicide within 3 years of marriage - Accused (husband) and his parents did not furnish satisfactory explanation as for what reason and under what circumstances she committed suicide - Held, presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act is that accused are responsible for dowry death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Scope - Difference between the two provisions - Presumption as to dowry death - Use of word `shall' in S.113-B makes it mandatory on the part of Court to presume that death had been committed by the person who had subjected her to cruelty or harassment in connection with or demand of dowry...........

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