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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Cruel treatment or harassment of wife by husband or his relative to force her to fulfill demand of dowry is common element for commission of offences u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Hostile witness - Dowry death - Cruelty - Conviction cannot be recorded on solitary statement of witness who disowned his testimony of examinatio, i, chief and has turned hostile during beginning of cross-examination - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Hostile witness - Dowry death - Cruelty - PW1 turned hostile in cross-examination - Statement of PW1 given in examinatio, i, chief could be used for purpose of corroboration and support of such evidence - A person who has stated in examinatio, i, chief does not remain trustworthy and his solitary..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Oral dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Oral dying declaration of deceased recorded before PW2, PW3, PW4 and others - Said declaration is clearly an afterthought, inasmuch as same was brought up before trial Court for first time - PWs not made any statement..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Complaint by father of victim/wife u/s 498-A IPC is maintainable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against father-in-law - Specific allegations against father-in-law supported by complainant and his two witnesses in the evidence is on record - At this stage of summoning of accused, Court cannot pronounce as to whether incident as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Quashing of proceedings - Allegation against family members of husband - General allegations of cruelty and dowry demand made against appellants - No specific incident, dates or details of any incident mentioned in complaint - Neither in complaint nor in statements made by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Dying declaration - Murder - Allegation against niece of deceased - Dying declaration of deceased was recorded by Naib Tehsildar - However, Naib Tehsildar did not satisfy himself about fitness of deceased to make a statement - No verification or certification of doctor regarding fitness of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred in a spur of moment - There was quarrel between father and daughter as to where bulb is to be put on - In sudden quarrel and in spur of moment, accused threw chimney lamp on his daughter - Occurrence was sudden and there was no premeditation - Chimney lamp was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 - Suicide on 07.01.1990 - Letter written by deceased regarding cruelty received by father of deceased on 10.01.1990 but handed over to police on 13.01.1990 - Deceased had never written any other letter to her family after her marriage but had rather been in touch with her..........

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