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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 406-- Bail - Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - General and vague allegations against father-i, law and mother-i, law of deceased - Neighbours stated that they had neither seen nor heard anything unusual or any serious quarrel or fight between the family members - Moreso, no time, date or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Accused pleaded that in order to save deceased he sustained injuries as flat where deceased died was locked and he tried to reach the flat on the first floor by climbing the wooden ladder placed on back side from where he fell down - Plea rejected as none..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Unnatural death within 7 years of marriage - All PWs stated about repeated demands of dowry - Corroborative and documentary evidence establish demand of dowry - Letters written by deceased to her family members reflects anguish and suffering deceased was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Quantum of sentence - Keeping in view the letter written by deceased, manner in which offence was committed and nature and extent of involvement etc., no leniency is required - Sentence of life imprisonment imposed by trial Court justified...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression "soon before" is a relative term and it would depend upon circumstances of each case and no straight jacket formula can be laid down as to what would constitute a period of "soon before" - There must be existence of a proximate and live link between the effect of cruelty..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Proximate & live link between cruelty and death - Statement of parents of deceased, that on an earlier occasion an attempt was made by accused to do away with the life of deceased does not inspire confidence as no details of case or time of occurrence has..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - Deceased suffered 99% burn injuries - No evidence on record to show that accused or any other person was present in the house when occurrence took place - How deceased caught fire and got burnt remains a mystery - Accused married deceased of his own..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Provision of S.304-B IPC negates the requirement that prosecution must show that person prosecuted had actually inflicted or caused bodily injuries or had abetted commission of suicide...........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death by burning - 100% burn injuries - No evidence on record to prove that deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment soon before her death - Nothing stated by PWs about act or omission by which deceased was subjected to torture - A mere omnibus statement that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Death by poising - Suicide note - Deceased stated in her suicide note that she is taking step of "suicide" because her mental condition is not good and that nobody should be held responsible for her act - However, suicide note was not discovered during investigation but it was later..........

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