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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113-- Dowry death - Conviction - Appreciation of evidence - It is established on record that deceased and her sister were harassed for not bringing motor cycles in dowry - Statement of accused before Panchayat that harassment will continue, if demand is not fulfilled is against accused - Fact that soon..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - No evidence qua demand of dowry and cruelty against deceased - Rather all witnesses stated specifically that there was no demand - Appellant `M' is brother-in-law of deceased and has no motive or reason to demand dowry on behalf of his brother, appellant `D' and his family - Dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died unnatural death within 3 years of her marriage along with her child by way of drowning in a river - On the date of incident deceased goes to the house of her sister and also goes to PCO, phones her father and tells about harassment to him - PW4 person..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against bother-in-law (Devar) and sisters-in-law (Nanad) - Wife alleged that her brother-in-law denuded her and torn her clothes and committed rape upon her at the point of pistol with the assistance of sisters-in-law and in presence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
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...........

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