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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 304B-- Offence u/s 201 IPC - Dowry Death - Dead body of deceased was removed from her house and was lying in open agricultural field and crushed with tractor by her husband - This cannot happen without active connivance and help of mother and father of accused/husband of deceased - However, there is lack..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, 304B-- Criminal conspiracy - Dowry death - Accused husband used to harass deceased and subjected her to cruelty in connection with demand of dowry - No evidence on record that father and mother of accused husband were also conspirators - Ingredients of S.120-B IPC missing - Accused acquitted u/s 120-B..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Double murder - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased and her daughter found dead in their room with burn injuries - Medical evidence shows that death occurred due to strangulation - Room where incident occurred were occupied by deceased, her daughter and her husband/accused - However, there is no..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment to suicide - Deceased left her husband prior to her death and was residing at parental house for about 1 year before her death - Prosecution has not lead any evidence to show that accused used to visit deceased at parental house - Prosecution has not produced any document regarding the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, 34, 120B, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Prima facie evidence of demand of dowry from deceased and her family - Evidence on record shows that licensed revolver of petitioner was used in the commission of crime - Injuries on the vital part of deceased by revolver and pistol - It is risky to release..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Testimony of brothers of deceased is not reliable and trustworthy to connect accused with demand of dowry - Several material improvements and inconsistencies were found in the testimony of PWs, which make the case of prosecution doubtful - No public witness on the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died within 3 years of her marriage in her matrimonial home due to administration of poison - Post-mortem and burial of deceased conducted in the presence of family members of deceased and they did not raise any doubt about death of deceased at that time - However,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty - Suicide - Death due to poisoning within 3 years of marriage - No evidence on record which demonstrate that accused made any demand of dowry from deceased - Except making bald statements, no evidence adduced by PWs to prove any particular act of cruelty or harassment to which deceased was..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poisonous substance within 7 years of her marriage due to harassment allegedly made by accused - However, there is no evidence on record that accused used to demand dowry from deceased and tortured her mentally..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, 302, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died within 7 years of her marriage as a result of drowning - No marks of injury on the body of deceased were shown in inquest panchnama and post mortem report - Theory that deceased was done to death earlier and thereafter her body was thrown into well, rightly..........

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