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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased died unnatural death within 7 years of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Cogent material on record showing deceased was harassed and subjected to cruelty in connection with no, fulfillment of demand of dowry made by husband and i, laws - Cremation of deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Accused Nos.2 & 3, Jeth & Jethani of deceased living separately but no evidence produced by them to prove that they are living separately - Moreover, accused No.1 in his statement has alleged that accused Nos.2 & 3 were living with deceased as a joint family - Evidence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - "Soon before her death" - There must be material to show that "soon before her death" the woman was subjected to cruelty or harassment "for or in connection with dowry" - Facts must show the existence of a proximate live link between effect of cruelty based on dowry..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Demand of gold karra after two months of marriage by appellant/sister-i, law and other i, laws - No other evidence to show that deceased was subjected to cruelty in connection with demand of dowry by appellant - An isolated instance of demand of dowry about four months..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B- - Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide within 10 months of her marriage - She left a suicide note which clearly shows that deceased was in helpless condition - Mere mention that nobody may be held responsible while also stating that, all the doors were closed for her and she had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B- - Dowry death - Presumption - If wife committed suicide by setting herself on fire proceeded by dissatisfaction of husband and his family from dowry the inference of harassment against husband may be patent - Responsibility of husband towards his wife is qualitatively different and higher as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Reduction of sentence - Sentence of R.I for 3 years for the offence u/s 498-A IPC affirmed - However, sentence u/s 304-B IPC reduced from 10 years R.I to 7 years R.I - Both the sentences shall run concurrently - Appeal dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died due to burn injuries within 7 years of marriage - She was subjected to cruelty and harassment 5-6 months prior to her death by accused and such cruelty and harassment was for and in connection with dowry soon before her death - Presumption u/s..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - If one of essential ingredients of S.304-B IPC is proved that death of women was caused by burns, it is not necessary for prosecution to prove that death occurred otherwise than under normal circumstances as death due to burns comes under otherwise then under normal circumstances...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died within 7 years of marriage by burning to the extent of 80% - Evidence on record shows that deceased was burnt by throwing kerosene oil on her and then setting her on fire which negates the recording contained in the log book register and MLC of deceased..........

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