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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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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 cruelty had been meted-out to..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106 -- Fact within knowledge of a person - Burden of proof - Dowry death - Plea taken by husband that trespassers entered their house and caused head injuries to his wife which resulted into her death - Onus to prove said fact is upon appellant...........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106 -- Dowry death - Circumstantial evidence - Appeal against conviction - Testimony of PW4, PW5 established that appellant-husband used to torture and harass deceased wife for demand of dowry - Several circumstances on record which point that husband committed murder i.e. he was alone in house..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B -- Nature of offence - Evidence of two sets of witnesses is on record - One supported the fact that accused gave poisonous tablet to deceased as a result she died and other set of witnesses not supported the said allegation - However, there is ample evidence on record that deceased was subjected to cruelty soon before death in..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Divorce Act, 1869, Section 10(x) -- Dissolution of marriage - Mental cruelty - Petition by husband - As per evidence on record, no list of dowry articles was ever given or attached along with police report - Even, allegation of abortion found incorrect against husband or his family members - Moreover, conduct of wife itself goes long way to prove that she in order to avoid..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Cruelty - Dowry death - In order to establish offence u/s 304-B IPC, presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act cannot be raised against accused until independently offence u/s 498-A IPC is proved by leading evidence of specific allegation with regard to time and date of such demand and cruelty and..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1) -- Summoning of additional accused - Dying declaration - Dowry death - It is apparent from FIR that specific allegation of demand of dowry is only against husband and not against any other person - Dying declaration of deceased recorded by Judicial..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106 -- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Burden of proof - Prosecution successfully established that burn injuries to victim caused in the house of accused - Burden thus, shifts upon accused to explain those injuries u/s 106 of Evidence Act, which burden..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4 -- Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - Victim was put to fire on being tortured for demand of dowry - Defence taken a plea that victim caught fire accidentally - However, Doctor who examined victim stated that injuries could not be caused by accident, as same were caused by pouring..........

CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia) -- Divorce - Mental cruelty - Filing of false case by wife - Wife made false allegation against husband regarding his mental condition - She also lodged an FIR for the same - Later on wife again lodged a report against husband and i, laws after just 3 days of her return from her matrimonial house - In support of all these she had..........

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