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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Altercation between accused and deceased prior to incident was not relating to dowry at all but about giving milk to child who was crying, as a result accused slapped deceased - Deceased mentally disturbed with the same and committed suicide - Conviction of A-1 u/s 304-B IPC thus,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Framing of charge - Deceased died within 7 years of her marriage under suspicious circumstances in connection with dowry demand - Charges framed against accused/husband only u/ss 306, 498-A IPC - No charge framed u/s 304-B IPC - Trial Court committed error in..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Allegation against father-i, law and mother-i, law of deceased - No evidence against accused for subjecting deceased with cruelty except vague assertions that accused used to harass deceased or any allegation of physical torture against accused - No evidence on..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide after 5 years of her marriage by jumping into well - No evidence as to specific demand of dowry soon before death of deceased - Demand if any was made before two years of death of deceased - There is also no any evidence on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Conviction u/s 306 IPC in absence of charge thereunder - Deceased committed suicide and relevant and material facts are already part of charge u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Accused can be convicted u/s 306 IPC even in the absence of charge u/s 306 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased having a pregnancy of 20 weeks committed suicide within 3 years of her marriage - She was being harassed both physically and mentally and in direct as well as indirect ways for non compliance with demand of accused for Rs.1 lakhs for investment in his..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Direction for investigation - FIR u/ss 306, 34 IPC - Allegation that deceased committed suicide due to ill-treatment and torture meted out to her by husband and her i, laws - However, except vague and omnibus allegation against accused persons no specific incident or overact attributed to them,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B-- Abetment of suicide - Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil on herself and set herself on fire within 4 years of her marriage - She was repeatedly assaulted by accused/husband - Complaint made by deceased to women cell shows that deceased made every attempt to salvage..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased died within 7 years of marriage by hanging - Evidence of PWs clearly establishes that there was demand for dowry and deceased was being mentally harassed - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act arises since deceased died within seven years of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Nature of offence - Deceased died within 2-1/2 years of her marriage by burning - PWs proved that accused harassed deceased regularly - Even on the date of incident accused and deceased were present and on the same day deceased sustained burn injuries inside her room - All family members of..........

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