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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Deceased died within 5 months of her marriage - PWs stated that deceased complained to her family members regarding taunts and demand of dowry by accused persons - Incidents of cruelty or harassment in connection with dowry demand occurred `soon before her death'..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Deceased died within 5 months of her marriage - Defence of accused that deceased first consumed poison and then on being apprehensive of her death, she set herself on fire, proved wrong as any reasonable man would try to save his wife by taking her to nearest..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - No evidence on record to establish that deceased died otherwise than under normal circumstances - No external injury on the person of deceased narrated by doctor - Cause of death not certain and natural disease process can be the cause of death - Prosecution also failed..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Evidence of relative witnesses - Entire case of prosecution is based on statements of PW2, complainant and PW3 - Statements of Both PW2 and PW3 suffer from various material improvements and are contradictory to the documents available on record - Father of deceased..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B- - Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Deceased died within one year and one month of her marriage under abnormal circumstances - Allegation of cruelty and harassment are general in nature and no specific time, date, month or event mentioned with regard to cruelty and harassment made against..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - To establish offence u/s 304-B IPC, presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act cannot be raised against accused until independently offence u/s 498-A IPC is proved by leading evidence to specific allegation with regard to time and date of such demand and cruelty..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Suicide committed by a woman within seven years of her marriage proves the fact that deceased died otherwise than under normal circumstances...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A- - Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide within 7 years of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment by accused with regard to taking a share of property of her father - It was proved that deceased was subjected to cruelty and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Quantum of sentence - Mere acquittal of some of co-accused by itself does not lead to conclusion that all deserve to be acquitted in case appropriate reasons are given on appreciation of evidence both in regard to acquittal and conviction of accused - Moreover, co-accused..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Expression `soon before her death' imply that interval should not be much between cruelty or harassment concerned and death in question - There must be existence of a proximate and live link between the effect of cruelty based on dowry demand and death concerned...........

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