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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Appeal against acquittal - Evidence on record reveals that there was demand of dowry in form of gold and property and because of that accused used to beat, ill-treat and harass the deceased - Further progression of events, just prior to marriage till unnatural death of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 382, 325, 323, 452, 427, 148, 149-- Bail - Another FIR for offence punishable under Ss.459, 325, 341, 323, 506, 34 IPC has been registered at against petitioner for incident that took place after he was allowed interim bail in case and injuries suffered by complainant and that office of complainant, his car and one motorcycle parked..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Once prosecution establishes that within 7 years of marriage deceased has died unnatural death and she was subjected to cruelty and harassment by her husband or accused persons on account of demand of dowry or property, then legislative mandate of drawing statutory..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Expression `soon before her death' - Does not mean mere lapse of sometime, which by itself will provide accused a defence - If course of conduct relating to cruelty or harassment is shown to have existed earlier in time, not too late and not too stale, before date..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, 102-- Dowry death - Presumption - Burden of proof - Once prosecution discharges its initial burden of proving all ingredients of dowry death u/s 304-B IPC by preponderance of probabilities, S.113-B Evidence Act mandatorily requires Court to draw adverse inference against accused - In such cases, burden..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - As per evidence on record accused unable to rebut presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act and he has not taken any step to prove that death of deceased was due to various other factors, other than dowry death - Only view possible is that accused has caused death of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Kidnapping and rape - Sentence - Prosecutrix and accused, both adolescents having love affair - She left her parent's house voluntarily without any force - Both of them stayed together for around 10 days and nature of sexual intercourse was consensual - Moreover, accused already undergone..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 377, 506-- Rape of 11 years minor girl - Unnatural offence with 7 years old girl on point of knife - Knife recovered at instance of accused - Victim girl subjected to medical examination soon after incident - Medical report of victims corroborates ocular evidence - Finding of blood of victims on clothes of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 10, 12, 13(2), 13(1)(d)-- Criminal Conspiracy - Illegal gratification - Quashing of charge - Prosecution failed to prove guilt of accused - There is no material evidence on record in order to bring home the charge of conspiracy against accused - No direct or circumstantial evidence to prove that accused has demanded any..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - False criminal case against husband filed by wife u/s 498-A IPC, in which he was discharged - Department of husband also conducted inquiry against husband on the complaints of wife, and thereafter exonerated him finding no truth in such complaints - Even..........

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