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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Proof - As per testimony of parents of deceased wife she could have committed suicide due to stomach-ache - No evidence to show suicide was committed due to demand of dowry - There was some quarrel between accused and his wife regarding money transaction - Deceased was also working..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act arises when prosecution spells out the ingredients of the offence - When there is unnatural death within seven years of marriage but third ingredient that there was demand of dowry soon before death is not proved then presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act does not..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Unnatural death of deceased not established - No material on record to indicate and suggest that any demand for dowry was made or any harassment given to deceased on account of non-fulfillment of dowry demand - Evidence that deceased infact suffered from epilepsy and appears to have..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401-- Dowry death - FIR lodged against accused persons on allegations that deceased committed suicide after consuming poisonous matter as she was tortured by them - Deceased was tortured not for dowry but for not conceiving child - No material on record suggesting element of mens rea - Neither any..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Allegations that husband and i, laws of wife harassed her - Husband allegedly using her credit cards and forcing her to enhance limit of her credit card - Husband also allegedly tried to perform second marriage - Complaint filed by father of victim - No evidence on record that harassment..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A-- Anticipatory bail - Allegations regarding demand and misappropriation of dowry article against father in-law and mother in-law - What are the dowry articles/istridhan in possession of accused is a matter of evidence - There is claim and counter-claim about dowry articles - Bail allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 302, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Continuous harassment of deceased for three years right upto her death - Dying declaration recorded by Magistrate in presence of doctor who certified that she was fit to make statement - Harassment by husband was clearly stated and that she was set on fire by husband - Pouring of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Bride committing suicide by jumping before the running train within 5 months of marriage - Allegation that accused husband raised demand for colour TV and dowry - No evidence that deceased was harassed or subjected to cruelty soon before her death - Held, mere giving of Rs.2000/- for..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Dowry death - Bride committing suicide by jumping before the running train within 5 months of marriage - Allegation that accused husband raised demand for colour TV and dowry - No evidence that deceased was harassed or subjected to cruelty soon before her death - Two days earlier to the suicide,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Evidence of father and brother of deceased that accused (husband) was harassing deceased by making demand of scooter and nothing else - Held, veracity of evidence of these two witnesses cannot be doubted - Had this allegation be false, nothing could deter these witnesses from..........

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