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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Bail - Charge-sheet already filed - No chance to approach or tamper with the evidence - No chance to flee from trial as petitioner was working as Assistant General Manager in Reserve Bank of India - Petitioner infact not withdrawn any amount from Bank account of deceased in relation..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 217-- Framing of additional charge - Additional charge u/s 302 IPC cannot be framed mechanically in a case u/s 304-B IPC - In a case where charge alleging dowry death is framed, a charge u/s 302 IPC can be framed if evidence otherwise permits - Order framing charge mechanically set aside - However,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - When complainant and his family members reached the house of accused, all the accused persons were found inside the house and were not found absconding - This conduct is a strong indicator of their innocence...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry - Deceased died within 5 years of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Deceased alleged to be set ablaze by accused persons - However, there was no sign of fire or any burnt article or any mark of smoke on walls or roof - Only on the basis of fact that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A-- Nature of offence - Cause of death is doubtful as to whether it was due to hanging or strangulation - But deceased died unnatural death within seven years of her marriage in matrimonial home - There was demand of dowry - Deceased was beaten by her i, laws but there was no reference that husband..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Unnatural death within seven years of marriage - Immediately after marriage a demand of scooter was made and this demand recurred regularly - Even 15 days prior to death of deceased, she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused - Prosecution succeeded in showing or proving..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Onus of prosecution in an offence u/s 304-B IPC stands satisfied by preponderance of probabilities - Accused in contrast is required to prove his innocence beyond reasonable doubt - Failure of accused to do so will raise presumption of his guilt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B- - Meaning of word `husband' - Word husband would include the persons who entered into relationship with a woman even by feigning to be a husband...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression "soon before" - "Soon before" is not synonymous with "immediately before" - Time lags may differ from case to case - All that is necessary is that the demand for dowry should not be stale but should be the continuing cause for the death of married woman...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased died within 7 years of marriage by hanging - Evidence of PWs clearly establishes that there was demand for dowry and deceased was being mentally harassed - Presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act arises since deceased died within seven years of..........

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