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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide due to harassment on account of demand of dowry by her husband and mother-i, law - Husband of deceased died during pendency of appeal - Allegation against mother-i, law is that she used to give beatings to deceased and harassed her - However, no specific..........
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..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Non-framing of charge - Accused convicted u/ss 304-B & 498-A IPC - Although no specific charge u/s 306 IPC was framed against accused but evidence on record proves that accused abetted suicide of deceased - Non-framing of charge u/s 306 IPC does not absolve accused from commission of offence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 201-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Wife committed suicide because her husband developed extra marital affair - Accused not guilty of offence u/ss 498-A & 306 IPC as it cannot be held that mental cruelty was of such a degree that it would drive wife to commit suicide - Moreover, there is no allegation..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 498A, 306-- Accused found not guilty of offence u/ss 306 and 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 201 IPC not sustainable...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Appeal against acquittal - Discrepancies in oral evidence - Evidence on record will not permit Court to take a different view than taken by Trial Court - Moreover, nothing is produced or pointed out to rebut the conclusion of Trial Court - Even prosecution not able..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Two dying declarations - Abetment of suicide - While recording first dying declaration thumb impression of deceased was obtained, whereas while recording second dying declaration thumb impression of deceased could not be obtained as both hands of deceased were burnt - Moreso, while recording..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Demand of necklace - Accused bearing expenditure of marriage of girl side with his son - There cannot be a question of demand of necklace...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased stated in her dying declarations that her i, laws demanded necklace and under the compulsion and pressure she burnt himself - Dying declarations are not proved on record - None of prosecution witness stated that there was any quarrel between deceased and..........

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