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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 - Cruelty - Soon before her death - Prosecution proved that `soon before her death' deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment by her husband and her i, laws in connection with demand of dowry - Appellants were not successful in rebutting the presumption raised u/s 113-B of..........
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 - Reduction of sentence - Appellant `R' is in custody for more than five years and appellant Nos.1, 2 were also in custody for more than one to two years - Appellants Nos.1, 2 are aged and suffering from various ailments - Keeping in view age and ailments of appellants and their period..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 120B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 464, 216-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 120-B IPC and S.4 DP Act - Non-framing of charge u/s 302 IPC - Prima facie facts discloses commission of homicidal death along with other offences - In absence of charge u/s 302 IPC, accused is likely to be prejudiced in his defence - Impugned order of convicting accused..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Deceased died beyond a period of seven years of her marriage - Offence u/s 304-B IPC not attractive - Benefit is liable to be given to accused - Accused acquitted u/s 304-B IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning within 7 years of marriage - There was demand of dowry accompanied with physical and mental cruelty against deceased prior to her death - More so, when PW5 brother of deceased arrived at the matrimonial house of deceased on the day of incident, said house was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - There are ten accused persons involved in the case and one of them died during pendency of proceedings - It has not been proved conclusively or even sufficiently that all of accused were present in the house when deceased died - Except husband and his father who..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry - Demand of money on occasion of chuchak ceremony of son - Does not come within ambit of dowry as dowry mentioned in S.304-B IPC should be any property or valuable security given or agreed to be given in connection with marriage...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide within seven years of her marriage - Suicide note of deceased reveals that she was not subjected to any cruelty or harassment with regard to demand of dowry - Even evidence on record does not show any act of harassment in relation to demand of dowry soon..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 120B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25-- Dowry death - Death within one year of marriage under unnatural circumstances - Failure to prove demand of dowry - No evidence of harassment or cruelty for demand of dowry soon before incident - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Defence of accused appears probable and believable - Accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - 100% burn injuries - Plea that lamp had fallen on mattress on which deceased was sleeping and she caught fire and was completely burnt - It is improbable that a person as a resulting of falling of a lamp on the mattress could be reduced to the status of 100 per..........

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