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PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry Death - Prosecution witnesses inconsistent with the period of marriage and demand of dowry etc. - It was an accidental burn injuries caused to deceased by her own negligence, without any role played by her i, laws - Conviction and sentence set aside...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 120B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Material on record shows that it was an accidental burn injuries caused to deceased by her own negligence without any role played by accused persons - All PWs are inconsistent with the period of marriage and demand of dowry - Their testimony is not sufficient..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Conviction - Validity - Continued demand of Rs.50,000/- and one sewing machine - Victim also sent letter indicating renewal of such demand - Prosecution has established demand of dowry, torture and unnatural death of deceased within one year of her marriage - Burden shifted upon..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry Death - Proof - No evidence on record even to suggest remotely that deceased was harassed in any manner or treated with cruelty by appellants in connection with and on account of specific demand of dowry soon before her death - Held, there should be a perceptible nexus between her death and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Relatives of husband - Not to be benefitted in any manner from the alleged demand as they were residing separately - Held, it would not be safe to convict relatives of husband in the absence of any acceptable evidence of specific role, overt-act and demand of dowry, soon before the..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A, 304B-- Appeal against acquittal - I, laws and husband of deceased alleged to have harassed her mentally and physically as she could not bear child which led her to commit suicide - Prosecution failed to produce any evidence to prove demand of dowry or that they taunted her for not bearing child after..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Death by 95% burn injuries within seven years of marriage - No demand of dowry at the time of marriage or thereafter - Turning out deceased from house on account of demand of dowry falsified from the fact that deceased lived peacefully for three years in matrimonial house - Non explanation of burn..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, to invoke S.113B of Evidence Act prosecution has to show that married woman was subjected to cruelty and harassment soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - If demand of dowry is not proved successfully then presumption available u/s.113-B..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, once prosecution failed to prove basic ingredients of harassment or demand of dowry, presumption referring to S.113-A or 113-B of Evidence Act cannot be drawn against accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty, harassment, demand of dowry - Independent corroboration - Held, it is but natural, that instance of cruelty, harassment of demand of dowry generally would remain within the personal knowledge of near relations and they would be the best persons to depose about the same - Evidence of..........

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