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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry demand - Death of woman - Any money or property or valuable security demanded by any of the persons mentioned in S.2 of Dowry Prohibition Act, at or before or at any time after the marriage which is reasonably connected to the death of a married woman, would necessarily be in connection with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Ingredients of offence u/s 304-B IPC are: (a) death of a woman must have been caused by any burns or bodily injury or her death must have occurred otherwise than under normal circumstances; (b) such death must have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (c) soon before her death, she must..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 4 years of her marriage by consuming pesticide - She-buffalo was given by father of deceased to her i, laws as a peace offering but it had no effect and deceased was ill-treated for more dowry - Fifteen days before her death deceased visited her parents house on..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Unnatural death in suspicious circumstances - Deceased died due to asphyxia as a result of consumption of insecticide - Deceased was subjected to some kind of cruelty but that was no in connection with demand of dowry - Said cruelty was with regard to loan which was given..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Word `sasuralwale' is not ambiguous and specifically includes husband and relatives of husband normally residing under same roof...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Nature of offence - Deceased died within 2-1/2 years of her marriage by burning - PWs proved that accused harassed deceased regularly - Even on the date of incident accused and deceased were present and on the same day deceased sustained burn injuries inside her room - All family members of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Non-framing of charge - Accused convicted u/ss 304-B & 498-A IPC - Although no specific charge u/s 306 IPC was framed against accused but evidence on record proves that accused abetted suicide of deceased - Non-framing of charge u/s 306 IPC does not absolve accused from commission of offence -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Deceased died within 5 months of her marriage - Defence of accused that deceased first consumed poison and then on being apprehensive of her death, she set herself on fire, proved wrong as any reasonable man would try to save his wife by taking her to nearest..........

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