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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Criminal negligence - Nature of - Held, prosecution has to establish that negligence with which accused is charged is `gross' in nature - What is `gross' would depend upon fact situation in each case and cannot, therefore, be defined with certitude...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Criminal negligence - Doctrine of causacausans - Held, for an offence u/s.304-A to be proved it is not only necessary to establish that accused was either rash or grossly negligent but also that such rashness or gross negligence was causacausans that resulted in death of victim - Causacausans..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Criminal negligence - Uphar Cinema - Proof - Ansal brothers were in full control over affairs of company which owned cinema, as well as cinema itself, at all material times, including date of incident - Held, Ansal brothers were both occupiers of cinema complex as on date of incident in which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 304(Part I)- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Sudden fight - Accused got annoyed as deceased put fence over land and entered land with intention to remove fence - Initial verbal altercation between accused and deceased turned into physical fight - Accused in heat of passion inflicted 9 injuries on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Proof - Death of wife of appellant due to strangulation within 7 years of marriage - Evidence on record established that she was harassed for dowry - Building in which appellant and deceased were living consists of four portions where others were also living - Held, appellant cannot..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Failure to prove cause of death - Accused acquitted - According to FIR death was caused due to poisoning which deceased was compelled to consume - No injuries found on body of deceased - None of witnesses spoke to factum of their witnessing deceased consuming poison either under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Term `Soon before her death' - Meaning - Held, it does not mean immediately before death - It refers to cruelty or harassment which was meted out in proximity to death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Failure to prove cause of death - Accused acquitted - According to FIR death was caused due to poisoning which deceased was compelled to consume - No injuries found on body of deceased - None of witnesses spoke to factum of their witnessing deceased consuming poison either under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Term `Soon before' - Nature of - Held, it is a relative term which depends on facts and circumstances of each case - Thus, there must be a nexus between demand of dowry, cruelty or harassment based upon such demand and date of death - Test of proximity will have to be applied - But,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - `Soon before' - Deceased died otherwise than under normal circumstances in her husband's house within 3 months and 4 days of marriage - Evidence on record shows that after marriage deceased was unhappy in matrimonial house because of ill-treatment meted out to her - Cruelty was..........

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