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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Requirement of the provision is that death of a woman be caused by burns, bodily injury or otherwise than in normal circumstances, within seven years of marriage and that soon before her death, she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband or her husband's family or..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of motor cycle - Father of deceased was well treated by accused when he visited him twice after marriage - Parents of deceased stated that no demand of motor cycle was made by anyone - No evidence that deceased was harassed by accused soon before death - Accused acquitted...........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 5-1/2 years of her marriage - There was demand of dowry 8-9 months prior to occurrence and at that time she was residing in her parental house - No evidence on record as to what actual dowry was given at the time of marriage - No evidence that after coming to..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Necessary ingredients - Held, for application of S.304-B death of woman is caused by any burns or bodily injury or occurs otherwise than under normal circumstances - Such death occurs within seven years of her marriage - Soon before her death she was subjected to cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act arises when prosecution spells out the ingredients of the offence - When there is unnatural death within seven years of marriage but third ingredient that there was demand of dowry soon before death is not proved then presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Death of bride by taking poison within 14 months of marriage - Prosecution allegations that she was harassed and treated with cruelty on account of dowry demand - Father of deceased who lodged FIR, did not make any mention of alleged demand of dowry before and after marriage - The alleged demand..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Bride committing suicide by jumping before the running train within 5 months of marriage - Allegation that accused husband raised demand for colour TV and dowry - No evidence that deceased was harassed or subjected to cruelty soon before her death - Held, mere giving of Rs.2000/- for..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Dowry death - Bride committing suicide by jumping before the running train within 5 months of marriage - Allegation that accused husband raised demand for colour TV and dowry - No evidence that deceased was harassed or subjected to cruelty soon before her death - Two days earlier to the suicide,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death of bride within two and half years of marriage at matrimonial house - Demand of scooter, a day before occurrence on the part of accused, who are husband and mother in-law of deceased - No material evidence substantiating such demand and allegations of cruelty - Rather evidence..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death of woman by consuming poison - As per father of deceased, no demand of dowry made at the time of marriage - No evidence to suggest that soon before her death deceased was subjected to harassment on account of dowry demand - Only evidence that accused was interested in widow..........

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