LawMirror.com

Results of dowry evidence

Showing : 591-600 of 638 Results

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A -- Charge u/s 306 and 498-A - Acquittal of charge u/s 306 as death found to be accidental - Acquittal of offence u/s 306 is not a ground of acquittal of offence u/s 498-A - In the instant case as there is no evidence of demand of dowry by accused from deceased or her relatives as such acquittal u/s 306 IPC will also lead to..........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Presumption - Prosecution can make use of the presumption as to dowry death as enshrined in section 113-B of the Evidence Act only on proof of ingredients which constitute dowry death...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Presumption - Can be drawn when the following circumstances are proved i.e. (i) death of woman was caused by burns or bodily injury or had occurred otherwise than in normal circumstances; (ii) such death took place within 7 years of her marriage; (iii) the deceased was subjected to..........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A -- Dowry death - Husband harassed wife as demand of Rs.40,000/- not met - Deceased committed suicide by taking poison - Presumption is that it was dowry death - Statement of defence witness that relations between husband and wife were normal - Not believed as outsiders may not know what is happening..........

BOMBAY HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Charge of murder and dowry death can be framed in respect of same offence - If charge u/s 302 is framed but no charge u/s 304-B is framed Court cannot presume that accused had committed offence u/s 304-B as presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act could not be drawn...........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 6(3)(b) and (3A) -- Evidence when discloses that certain amount or property changed hands at the time of marriage or thereafter which has to be construed as dowry - Court can direct accused to transfer same to either family of the deceased wife or to the legal heirs irrespective of whether case ends in conviction or not...........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 304A, 498A, 34 -- Dowry death - Charge of murder - Dying declaration - Recorded by police constable 12 days before death - No certificate from doctor regarding condition of patient to make such declaration - No explanation as to why declaration in form required under law could not be obtained -..........

ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482 -- 'Streedhan' property said to have been given which is not the expectation of the accused is nothing but a dowry - Demand of dowry for expansion of business was the main circumstance to subject the victim to cruelty - Evidence collected during investigation showed that petitioners, husband..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
Details

Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - No neighbour of two relevant places examined - No particular incident of beating given to deceased stated - P.Ws. 2 and 7 though neighbours but not stating that relations of accused with deceased were strained - Statement of P.Ws.4 & 5 regarding dying declaration false since no police officer or hospital staff..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2001
Details

Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306 -- Dowry death - Conviction of accused set aside as (i) No evidence of immediate demand of dowry - Statements of demand of dowry inconsistent; (ii) Two letters written by deceased to his parents and no mention therein regarding cruelty with regard to demand of dowry; (iii) No demand of dowry was made at time of marriage; (iv)..........

Showing : 591-600 of 638 Results