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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Offence u/s 498-A IPC with reference to Explanation (b) of S.498-A IPC proved against accused - Held, there is no need to further prove for the purpose of S.304-B IPC, that deceased was subjected to cruelty for the purposes of dowry...........
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
Details
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..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased suffered homicidal death within 3 years of her marriage - She was subjected to persistent torture over demands of gold ornaments and was driven out of matrimonial home over such demands while she was pregnant - Injuries found on the body of deceased, which shows..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused performed marriage with deceased under pressure of his parents and never accepted deceased his wife - Deceased fed up with conduct of accused and committed suicide, merely because her husband/accused was in relationship with another..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323-- Cruelty - No tangible material either of a dowry demand or assault suffered by wife in any case, despite one episode in which an attempt was made to push wife in a canal that too not proved on record - Case of husband is not at all different from other co-accused who already acquitted - Conviction..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
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
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Nature of offence - Father and brother of deceased never made any compliant previously regarding maltreatment given by accused to deceased wife - Both husband and wife were living in a separate house and were having two children - In the absence of any evidence that on any previous occasion..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Reduction of sentence - Accused is not previous convict and has not misused concession of bail - He has to look after his two children and he also faced agony of protracted trial since 2011 - Moreover, accused already undergone 1 years and 8 months of his sentence out of 2 years 1 month..........

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