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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B -- Summoning of additional accused - Rejection of application - Legality of order - Vague and general allegations in regard to demand of dowry - Deceased committed suicide as she became extremely perturbed by her father's insult and was not allowed to go with her father - No prosecution..........

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..........

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 -..........

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
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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..........

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 give any explanation as 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 absence of any eye..........

UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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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 it cannot be presumed..........

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