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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Suicide by burning - Prosecution not able to prove beyond reasonable doubt that the appellants have subjected the deceased to any cruelty or harassment - It is difficult for Court to hold that the appellants had in any way abetted the suicide by the deceased...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Demand of Rs.50,000/-, after six months of marriage, to purchase a computer to start business - Held, demand was not in connection with marriage and not really a `dowry demand' within the meaning of S.2 of Dowry Prohibition Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - General allegations of harassment - Absence of specific acts of cruelty or harassment by the appellant on the deceased - Prosecution failed to prove beyond reasonable doubt that deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment by the accused - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Accused acquitted on consideration of one of the relevant aspect that it was husband of deceased who took the deceased to the hospital and it was he who informed the police as well as parents of the deceased and he did not made any attempt to run away from the place of occurrence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Conditions precedent for establishing an offence under the provision of S.304-B IPC are : (a) that a married woman had died otherwise than under normal circumstances; (b) such death was within seven years of her marriage; and (c) the prosecution has established that there was cruelty..........
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 - To be raised on proof the essentials viz. - (1) The question before the court must be whether the accused has committed the dowry death of a woman. (This means that the presumption can be raised only if the accused is being tried for the offence under Section 304-B..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Offence u/s 304-B IPC is not committed by just demand of dowry - Offence is committed by the act of cruelty or harassment by the husband or any relative of her husband in connection with such demand - Similarly offence u/s 498-A IPC is committed if husband or his relative commits an act of cruelty..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Refusal to mediate to settle the dispute with regard to the dowry - No offence is committed by keeping silence and by not coming forward to settle the dispute - Unless some act of cruelty or harassment towards a woman in connection with demand of dowry are committed, no offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Demand of Rs.10,000/- for repayment of loan - Demand is not in connection with the dowry - Offence u/s 304-B is not attracted - Since it is an unlawful demand for a property or valuable security and there is evidence to show that deceased was subjected to harassment by the appellant on account of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 3-- Dowry - Under Section 304-B `dowry' has the same meaning as in S.2 of the Dowry Prohibition Act which mean that `any property or valuable security given or agreed to be given either directly or indirectly at or before or any time after the marriage and in connection with the marriage of the..........

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