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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406 -- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Application for anticipatory bail was rejected by High Court - However, Supreme Court vide its earlier order granted stay of arrest - Having regard to facts and circumstances of case, appellant should be granted benefit of provisions..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Allegation against mother-in-law - Deceased died unnatural death within 7 years of her marriage - She was subjected to cruelty and harassment soon before her death and same being in connection with demand of dowry - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Quantum of sentence - Allegation against mother-in-law - High Court awarded life imprisonment to accused u/s 304-B IPC - However, keeping in view of age of accused, also her contribution that would be required by her family, while husband is also aged, further taking into consideration all other..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Exorbitant demands - Claim for demand not supported by any material evidence - Deceased not coping with stress relating to the examinations and the results - Vivid description as to how deceased had a "loving, caring, hot and handsome husband" - Bail..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A -- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Suicide note recovered from body of deceased - There was no possibility of planting suicide note as no relative of deceased was present at the spot - Mere fact that hand writing of deceased was not corroborated did not lead to inference that suicide note was not genuine or untrustworthy...........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Cruelty - Suicide note - Prosecution has not been able to prove that there was any harassment of deceased on account of any demand for property or any valuable security - None of witnesses have deposed with regard to any demand - Allegation that accused used to beat deceased not established - Further allegation in suicide note that..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4 -- Complaint u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC and S.4 of 1961 Act - Jurisdiction of Court - Appellant living in Delhi - Place of occurrence as per FIR was Meerut - Court at the place where wife resides after leaving matrimonial home has jurisdiction to entertain a complaint u/s 498-A IPC - Case..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inflicting cruelty and torture upon deceased with regard to demand of dowry is proved on record by PW1 and PW2 - No major contradiction found in statements made by these PWs - Link between acts of accused and death of deceased is established from depositions of these PWs - Presumption thus, rests on..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, 34 -- Dying declaration - Dowry Death - Cruelty - Deceased stated in her dying declaration that she was put on fire after pouring kerosene oil is corroborated by FSL report, MLC of deceased and Post mortem report - Further, dying declaration corroborated by statements of PWs - Merely because..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, 34 -- Dying declaration - Dowry Death - Cruelty - 85% burn injuries - Deceased last resided with accused persons in her matrimonial home - Deceased was admitted in hospital by her brother and not by accused, as they absconded from place of incident - Statements of PWs and dying declaration indicates that she was taunted,..........

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