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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against parents of husband - Unnatural death occurred within 7 years of marriage - Family members of deceased categorically stated that demand for dowry was raised by not only husband but also present accused - There are averments of family members of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - It is necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 Cr.P.C. as to whether punishment of sentence of imprisonment so awarded for each offence will..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - To constitute an offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC, it is not mere bickering which would amount to an offence but it should be harassment of such a nature that would drive a woman to commit suicide...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Allegation against family members of husband - No material on record to show that petitioners ever made a demand or any amount was paid to them for any purpose - All the allegations are actually made against husband of deceased - No allegation or incident was cited by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 31-- Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Not mentioned in order as to whether sentences will run concurrently or consecutively - In was necessary for Magistrate to specify in the order by taking recourse to S.31 of the Code - Having regard to the facts and circumstances of the case and keeping in view..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Merely because two fatal injuries noticed during post mortem of dead body of deceased, would not bring case within any exception to hold that it was a case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder, particularly, when offence of murder was otherwise proved on record...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Testimonies of parents of deceased that physical beatings and torture to deceased at the hands of accused were given, negated by report of medical experts - Recovery of suicide note itself was doubtful - Though death occurred in unnatural circumstances, but there is no..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Essentials of S.304-B are : (i) the death of a woman must have been caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (ii) such death must have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (iii) soon before her death, the woman must have been subjected to cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption as to - Allegation against father-in-law and mother-in-law of deceased - Death occurred within 7 years of marriage of deceased - Demands for dowry by accused as well as husband and ill-treatment/cruelty on failure to meet the said demands is on record - Death..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Murder of wife by husband - Burden of proof - Deceased was first strangulated and then her dead body was set to fire, thus, theory of accident as propounded by accused is totally ruled out - Prosecution failed to lead even a shred of evidence so as to establish that accused was present in the..........

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