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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Dowry death - Evidence of interested witnesses - Reliability - Held, in case of matrimonial offence evidence of relative witnesses who have not complained matter, prior to commission of offence to member of their community, or at time of inquest to police, cannot be disbelieved - Matrimonial..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Law -- Dowry death - Trial - Duty of Court - Held, in matrimonial offence like dowry death, Courts are required to be cautious and required to pay more attention in trial of cases, appreciation and marshalling of evidence, especially in the light of circumstances which normally do not permit parents of..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Dowry death - Proof - Evidence of Medical Officers indicates that victim died of intake of Aluminum Phosphide either deliberately surreptitiously, voluntarily or by default - Not evidenced that victim's i, laws administered Aluminum Phosphide to her - Evidence on record shows that victim was taken..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Proof - There was no evidence to suggest that victim was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband (appellant) for, or in connection with, any demand of dowry soon before her death - Victim died within seven years of her marriage with appellant otherwise than under normal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Whether a case of poison - Covering letter of Chemical Examiner made it clear that although no poison was found in the viscera, there were causes or reasons for no, detection of poison such as the poison having been excreted from the body, detoxicated, matabolised by the system or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Ingredients of the offence u/s 304-B IPC are : (a) To attract the provisions of S.304B IPC the main ingredient of the offence to be established is that soon before the death of the deceased she was subjected to cruelty and harassment in connection with the demand of dowry; (b) The death of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Mental cruelty - Wife made wild allegations about the conspiracy in the family of her husband to get him remarried for the greed of dowry - No iota of evidence to substantiate the same - Held, this is an aspersion not only on the character of the husband but also a maladroit effort to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Found to be truthful as (1) deceased did not introduce any exaggerations and narrated only the basic and important facts; (2) deceased did not implicate anybody other than the appellant and truthfully stated about demand of dowry and that she poured kerosene oil on herself and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Presumption - Only by the reason that the death occurred otherwise than under normal circumstances it cannot be presumed that the deceased was subjected to cruelty for or in connection with any demand of dowry - Presumption u/s 113-B of the Act arises only when prosecution is able to show that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Burn injuries - Evidence of PW7 and endorsement marked `A' on bed ticket Ext.DD supports the explanation of appellant No.1 in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. that the deceased caught fire while she was preparing tea on the stove - Held, presumption u/s 304-B IPC and S.113-B Evidence..........

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