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JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Torture on account of non fulfillment of dowry demand and death of deceased within one year of marriage - In a statement before I.O., the informant, the father of deceased stated about the demand of dowry and torture on his daughter, but he virtually denied in Court that there was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Essential ingredients of the offence u/s 304-B IPC are : (i) Death is caused in unnatural circumstances; (ii) Death must have occurred within seven years of the marriage of the deceased; (iii) It needs to be shown that soon before her death, the deceased was subjected to cruelty or..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty and dowry death - Victim died unnatural death at her sasural within 7 years of her marriage - There was evidence of torture relating to demand of dowry till before her death - Conviction upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Suicide by wife - Offence against husband, his father, mother and two brothers - There was no demand of dowry at the time of marriage or thereafter - It was the husband who lodged report with the police - Demand of money for construction of house - Father of deceased and his family..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Prosecution to prove that death was within seven years of marriage, otherwise than under normal circumstances and soon before her death she was maltreated in connection with the demand of dowry - Once it is so proved than presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act operates that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Prosecution has to establish that the victim died within 7 years of marriage and she was subjected to cruelty or harassment soon before her death and such cruelty or harassment was for dowry - The expression 'soon before her death' has not been defined in either of the statutes -..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Where the death of a woman is caused by any harm or bodily injury or occurs otherwise than under normal circumstances within 7 years of marriage and it is shown that soon before her death she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband or any relative for or in connection..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3-- Dowry - Demand before marriage - Demand met by parents of wife at the time of marriage - Held, when there are such type of allegations then police should simultaneously register a case under Dowry Prohibition Act against the parents of wife also - When demand of dowry is met then wife and her..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Dowry demand - No demand before or at the time of marriage - Does not mean that demand cannot be raised after the marriage...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry demand - Meaning - In order to constitute dowry demand any property or valuable security should be given or agreed to be given either directly or indirectly at or before or any time after the marriage and in connection with marriage - Giving or taking of property or valuable security must..........

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