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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 34-- Death by hanging - Cruelty & demand of dowry - Medical evidence proves that hymen of deceased was intact, which indicates that marriage between deceased and her husband/accused was not consummated - This fact is extremely material in the facts of this case and lends a great degree of credence and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Soon before - It is laden with notion of proximity test and not synonymous with `immediate before'...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Both the provisions u/s 304-B & S.113-B of Evidence Act are supplement to each other to effectuate the legislative mandate of statutory presumption of guilt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Deceased died due to asphyxia as a result of hanging - Evidence on record proved that deceased was subjected to continuous harassment, assaults and intimidation after few months of marriage - Deceased being unable to bear the unbearable cruelty, did take extreme..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by administering poison - Acquittal calls for no interference on the grounds viz. (1) allegation regarding harassment of deceased soon before her death for demand of dowry not substantiated; (2) Evidence regarding administration of poison not available on record; (3)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - No evidence that deceased was treated with cruelty or harassment in connection with demand of dowry "soon before her death' - Conviction u/s 304-B IPC cannot be sustained...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Benefit of presumption as entailed by S.113-B of Act, would only be available once the prosecution has discharged the initial burden of establishing the ingredients of S.304-B IPC...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Once ingredients of S.304-B IPC are established or shown or proved even by preponderance of possibility, initial presumption of innocence is replaced by an assumption of guilt of accused, thereupon transferring the heavy burden of proof upon accused and requiring him to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 201-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 13 months of her marriage - She did not die under abnormal circumstances as she died of complication during her pregnancy - There is a customary rite prevailing in community to submerse the corpse of pregnant woman in river - Corpse of deceased was not disposed..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Dowry death - Bail - Charge-sheet already filed - No chance to approach or tamper with the evidence - No chance to flee from trial as petitioner was working as Assistant General Manager in Reserve Bank of India - Petitioner infact not withdrawn any amount from Bank account of deceased in relation..........

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