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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Deceased died within seven years of marriage - Held, presumptions u/s.304B IPC and S.113B of Evidence Act, 1872 are attracted - It is for appellant to rebut it...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Dowry death - Special report to Magistrate - Delay in sending - FIR was lodged promptly on 01.07.1991 at 2.10 P.M. after PW2 came to know about his daughter's death - It reached Magistrate at 7.00 P.M. on 02.07.1991 - Held, this time lag could not be termed as delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - Living together - By itself does not lead to conclusion that each of the family member was involved in demanding additional dowry and also behaving in a cruel or humiliating manner towards the deceased - To bring home the charge u/s 304-B IPC there should be some..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - Every member of the family may not be fully and equally guilty - The degree of involvement may differ - as an associate, as a silent witness, as a conniving witness and so on...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - No complicity of family members demanding any additional dowry - No evidence of silent or conniving participation of family members in demand of dowry - Absolutely no evidence to suggest that family members actively or passively treated the deceased with cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry is not enough to bring about conviction u/s 304-B IPC - A dowry death victim should also have been treated with cruelty or harassed for dowry either by her husband or a relative...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Held, S.304-B does not categorize death as homicidal or suicidal or accidental - Therefore, if all other ingredients of S.304-B of IPC are fulfilled, any death whether homicidal or suicidal or accidental and whether caused by burns or by bodily injury or occurring otherwise than..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Evidence Act, 1872, S.113-B - Dowry death - Burden of proof - Held, initial burden of proving death of a woman within seven years of her marriage in circumstances that are not normal is on prosecution - Such death should be in connection with or for a demand of dowry which is accompanied by such..........

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