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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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Additional accused - Summoning of mother-i, law and sister-i, laws - Harassment and demand of dowry - In her entire statement, allegation of PW2 with regards to harassment and demand of dowry was against her husband, father-i, law, elder brother-i, law, and elder sister-i, law - It was only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Letters written by deceased to her parents not specifically mentioning dowry demand - However, letters clearly spell out the beating given to her, the cruelties inflicted on her and reference to the conduct of the family - Held, if the letters had made no reference to beatings,..........
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 - Requirement of the provision is that death of a woman be caused by burns, bodily injury or otherwise than in normal circumstances, within seven years of marriage and that soon before her death, she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband or her husband's family or..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Suicide in matrimonial home - Cruelty - In statement of father of deceased it is not stated specifically as to when demand of car was made - Further there is no evidence to suggest that petitioner Nos.1 and 2 were available in Delhi and thus could harass deceased in furtherance of common intention..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand for arranging some rupees for procuring a job - No witness stated that this was a dowry related demand - No evidence on record that soon before death victim was subjected to torture in connection with demand of dowry - Accused acquitted...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B,201-- Dowry death - Conviction - Sustainability - No evidence to show that demand of any dowry was made rather demand was of arranging some rupees for procuring job - No witness stated that this was dowry related demand - Evidence of PW 5, daughter-in-law of informant, is at variance with her evidence..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty and harassment in connection with demand of dowry - Demand for cash raised immediately after marriage - Victim died within 9 months of marriage at matrimonial house - Not a word spoken by accused during examination u/s 313 CrPC disclosing the reason which might have..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Grant of - Petitioner/wife has started living separately due to beatings given to her by respondent and also persistent demand of dowry made by him - Petitioners could not maintain themselves - Respondent has not placed any tangible evidence on record to establish that..........

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