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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Conviction - Validity - Death of bride by burning within 7 years of marriage - Statement of mother of deceased regarding demand of dowry is general and not specific - No specific incidence has been indicated suggesting cruelty or harassment made by accused - Though allegation of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Two dying declarations - 85% burn injuries - Husband, mother-i, law and father-i, law harassing deceased for not fulfilling their demands for dowry and set her on fire after pouring kerosene oil upon her - No inconsistency between two dying declarations regarding involvement of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction in sentence - Conviction of accused u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Imposition of sentence of 10 years R.I. - Incident 34 years old - Sentence reduced to 7 years R.I...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Conviction - Validity - Accused and co-accused alleged to have caused one injury each on head of deceased - Death of deceased occurred after 3 days of incident - Injuries caused by both accused separately not sufficient to cause death - Death of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Demand of dowry - Suicide - Constant demand of dowry by mother-i, law - Husband made no demand of dowry but husband beat the deceased under influence of his mother - Husband not guilty of offence u/ss 498-A and 304-B IPC - Mother-i, law held guilty of offence u/ss 304-B & 498-A IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 302-- Murder or culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Proof - Lands of accused and deceased situated nearby - Sudden quarrel between parties over sharing of water - Accused persons, seven in number, assaulted deceased in heat of passion - Evidence on record shows that accused gave blows with lathi..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Expression "soon before" is a relative term which is required to be considered under the specific circumstances of each case and no straight jacket formula can be laid down by fixing time - Term "soon before" is synonyms with the term "immediately before"...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died due to consumption of pesticide within seven years of her marriage - Sufficient material on record which shows that accused persons started demanding television and gold chain etc. after marriage - Persistent demand for dowry and continuous torture, harassment..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Prosecution has to prove beyond reasonable doubt that husband or his relative subjected deceased to cruelty or harassment in connection with demand of dowry soon before her death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Ill treatment and harassment - Not relatable to any demand for dowry - Ill treatment and subsequent death does not fall within the meaning of S.304-B IPC...........

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