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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Maximum punishment - It is a case of suicidal death as no evidence of direct involvement of accused is there though indirectly he may be held responsible for death of deceased - No justification for Court to award life imprisonment when minimum sentence is 7 years - Sentence reduced to a period of 10 years rigorous..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Dowry death - Cruelty - Wife committed suicide within a year of marriage - Allegation of cruelty and harassment on demand of dowry soon before death proved against husband as he demanded Rs.3 lacs form deceased for starting new business and for purchasing motor cycle - No evidence of cruelty and harassment has been proved..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B - - Dowry death - Sentence of life imprisonment - Absence of direct connection of accused with death of deceased is a mitigating factor - It is a case of suicidal death as no evidence of direct involvement of accused husband is there though indirectly he is held responsible for such death - Held, sentence of life imprisonment awarded..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Presumption - Ominous statements regarding demand of dowry - No evidence to come to definite conclusion that soon before death deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment for or in connection with any demand of dowry - In absence of such ingredients presumption of dowry death..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Ominous allegations levelled against i, laws - Nothing on record to suggest that deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment "soon before her death" and "in connection with the demand of dowry" - Deceased did not made any statement in her dying declaration indicating demand of dowry - Held, evidence of cruelty and..........

PATNA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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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
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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..........

PATNA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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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..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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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 dowry related harassment or cruelty..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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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 death of the deceased -..........

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