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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty and harassment in connection with demand of dowry - Demand for cash raised immediately after marriage - Victim died within 9 months of marriage at matrimonial house - Not a word spoken by accused during examination u/s 313 CrPC disclosing the reason which might have contributed to her death - Evidence..........

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125 -- Maintenance - Grant of - Petitioner/wife has started living separately due to beatings given to her by respondent and also persistent demand of dowry made by him - Petitioners could not maintain themselves - Respondent has not placed any tangible evidence on record to establish that petitioner/wife has any independent source of..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, a legal presumption is available u/s 113-B Evidence Act which is relatable to S.304-B IPC - A heavy burden lies on accused to prove his innocence - When the question is whether a person has committed the dowry death of a woman and it is shown that soon before..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B,302,34, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378 -- Appeal against acquittal - Death of husband and wife - Trial Court discarded and disbelieved dying declaration stated by wife - Dying declaration is totally inconsistent with medical evidence as her..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Harassment or cruelty soon before death - Proof of - PW1, father of deceased not stated in his evidence that there was demand of television, tape recorder and two sovereigns of gold jewels by appellants - He says that his daughter came to his house two months prior to her death and told him that she would not be..........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Demand of motor cycle - Father of deceased was well treated by accused when he visited him twice after marriage - Parents of deceased stated that no demand of motor cycle was made by anyone - No evidence that deceased was harassed by accused soon before death - Accused acquitted...........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 2 -- Divorce - Cruelty - Appellant/husband not able to make out his case that after solemnization of marriage respondent/wife treated him with cruelty by refusing to have sexual intercourse with him as well as by her promiscuous conduct - Wife specifically stated in her written statement..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439 -- Bail - Dowry death - Abatement - Deceased committing suicide owing to certain dispute with petitioner - Dispute was not of grave nature justifying extreme step of suicide - No independent evidence proving dowry demand - Petitioner is in jail since 13.04.2011 - Trial may take long time - Bail allowed...........

UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3,4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32 -- Dying declaration - Deceased set on fire by mother-in-law who was aged 70 years old and no one else was present at the time of incident - Held, it is a basic human instinct that no one gives up easily when it comes to taking away one's life - Deceased..........

PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 113B -- Dowry death - Dying declaration - Deceased died within 5-1/2 years of her marriage - She was residing in her parental house at the time of occurrence - Dying declaration creates many doubts which stands unexplained - It also indicates of tutoring and product of imagination - There is..........

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