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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Prosecution failed to establish allegation of cruelty - Presumption u/s 113-A of Evidence cannot be drawn in favour of prosecution - In that situation, it is for prosecution to establish on the basis of other evidence that applicant had intentionally aided, by any..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide by a married woman - Demand of Rs.2000/3000 for LPG connection - This part of accusation found missing by the witnesses while giving their statements before the police - Held, if this part of evidence is missing from the police statements, it cripples the prosecution..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227-- Accused convicted u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - No charge framed u/s 306 IPC - For conviction u/s 306 IPC there is no necessity of separately framing charge u/s 306 IPC when accused is charged u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 498-A confirmed - Accused acquitted of charge u/s 304-B IPC but..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Proof - In letter written by victim to her husband, she did not indicate anything against her mother-i, law - No oral evidence on record to suggest that mother-i, law abetted commission of suicide by victim, that one `K' knocked door of victim in night at instigation of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty and abetment of suicide - Death after seven years of marriage - Held, it cannot be said that no case can possibly be made out u/s 306 r/w S.498-A IPC after a marriage has crossed seven years' period - It is only statutory presumption that stands removed thereby also shifting onerous burden..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Proof - Accused husband and i, laws alleged to have committed cruelty on deceased wife resulting in her committing suicide - Both deceased and her husband were in house of her father one day prior to her death - No history of torture or assault just one day before..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498, 304B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Deceased in her dying declaration clearly stated that she was ill-treated and harassed by her mother-i, law not related to dowry but other household work - Evidence of relatives and neighbors of deceased is sufficient to prove that she was constantly subjected to harassment..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Proof - Evidence of parents and brother of deceased wife only shows that deceased was married to accused-husband about 8-9 years ago and she had no child, therefore, accused persons used to taunt her saying `Banjh' - No evidence showing that due to that harassment deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Suicide - Absence of viscera report - Does not make any difference to fate of case - For purposes of S.304-B mere fact of an unnatural death is sufficient to invite presumption u/s.113-B Evidence Act - Chemical examination of viscera is not mandatory in every case of a dowry death -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - There is possibility of members of the family having varying roles, active and passive - Depending on the nature and extent of involvement, a person may be punished for an offence u/s 498-A or S.304-B or S.306 of IPC or S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961 - A dowry..........

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