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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased a pregnant woman, committed suicide within four months of her marriage in her matrimonial home - Testimonies of PWs regarding persistent demand of dowry from deceased during a very short span of her matrimonial life and cruel behavior of accused with deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Accused Nos.2 & 3, Jeth & Jethani of deceased living separately but no evidence produced by them to prove that they are living separately - Moreover, accused No.1 in his statement has alleged that accused Nos.2 & 3 were living with deceased as a joint family - Evidence of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Murder - Cruelty - Two dying declarations - Deceased stated before doctor that her mother-i, law and brother-i, law poured kerosene oil on her body and set her on fire while her husband was not there - Second dying declaration was recorded by Executive Magistrate after 4 hours of first dying..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - "Soon before her death" - There must be material to show that "soon before her death" the woman was subjected to cruelty or harassment "for or in connection with dowry" - Facts must show the existence of a proximate live link between effect of cruelty based on dowry..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Demand of gold karra after two months of marriage by appellant/sister-i, law and other i, laws - No other evidence to show that deceased was subjected to cruelty in connection with demand of dowry by appellant - An isolated instance of demand of dowry about four months..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B- - Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide within 10 months of her marriage - She left a suicide note which clearly shows that deceased was in helpless condition - Mere mention that nobody may be held responsible while also stating that, all the doors were closed for her and she had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B- - Dowry death - Presumption - If wife committed suicide by setting herself on fire proceeded by dissatisfaction of husband and his family from dowry the inference of harassment against husband may be patent - Responsibility of husband towards his wife is qualitatively different and higher as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Inherent contradictions - Only strong evidence could be that of PW4 but there are inherent contradictions in the statement of PW1 and PW4 - PW4 stated that he did not tell about the incident of 12th June, 2004 to anybody while PW1 stated that PW4 narrated the incident to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Presumption as to dowry death - Presumption shall be raised only on the proof the essentials : (i) The question before the Court must be whether the accused had committed the dowry death of a woman; (ii) The woman was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband or his relative; (iii) Such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Presumption - Deceased died due to burn injuries within 7 years of marriage - She was subjected to cruelty and harassment 5-6 months prior to her death by accused and such cruelty and harassment was for and in connection with dowry soon before her death - Presumption u/s..........

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