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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Allegation against husband and mother-i, law of deceased - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within 6 months of her marriage - Categorical findings of two Courts below that husband and mother-i, law of deceased demanded dowry from parents..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Summoning of additional accused - Dowry death - Cruelty - Principle of `stare decisis' - Main accused husband of deceased acquitted on merit - No specific over act levelled against petitioners - Even no cinching evidence to presume that proceeding would culminate into conviction - Petitioners..........
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 - Where all the ingredients u/s 304-B are fulfilled, then burden shifts on the accused to rebut presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Appeal against acquittal u/s 304-B IPC - In the instant case, deceased was at her parent`s home for two months prior to death, this fact does not wipe out the effect of harassment for dowry suffered by the deceased - Even, sexual act was apparently not without..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased suffered brutal homicidal death at matrimonial home within 10 days of being brought back on assurance that accused/husband would not subject her to further torture over demands of dowry - Accused was present with deceased at the time of occurrence and has failed to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Two dying declarations - Dowry death - Allegation against family members of accused - Nothing stated as to demand of dowry in first dying declaration and admitted that she consumed poison in fit of anger after hearing verbal conversation of accused and her mother-in-law - However, allegations of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death due to kidney failure - Chemical Examiner's report that no common poison could be detected - No other injury detected during post mortem examination - Report of Chemical Examiner drawn by a series of analysis is an authentic piece of evidence to be relied upon in the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide by hanging herself on a tree after 3 years of her marriage - However, general allegations levelled by witnesses regarding demand of dowry and cruelty, which is not supported by medical evidence - Allegation of demand of dowry and harassment of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 498A, 326, 34-- Attempt to murder - Cruelty - Compliant filed after more than 5 years from alleged occurrence - No explanation by prosecution for such considerable delay - No evidence on record that accused demanded any dowry from victim - Even otherwise, it was the second marriage of prosecutrix with accused and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Injury on private part - Examination of witnesses and accused - As per medical report, injury on private part of deceased, cannot be the result of normal intercourse and the same is possible if some foreign blunt object is inserted in vaginal canal - This testifies that..........

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