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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death of bride within two and half years of marriage at matrimonial house - Demand of scooter, a day before occurrence on the part of accused, who are husband and mother in-law of deceased - No material evidence substantiating such demand and allegations of cruelty - Rather evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Death by burn injuries - Husband and his father harassed deceased in connection with unfulfilled dowry demands - Statement of prosecution witnesses i.e. father and brother of the deceased showed that entire story with regard to the factum of cruelty, manner in which deceased was dealt with, and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Suicide by a woman after 6 years of marriage - Prosecution of husband, his mother and father on ground that they were harassing deceased by making dowry demand - All the accused acquitted because of following circumstances: (a) No evidence that there was ever demand of dowry during six years of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment to suicide - Deceased, wife of accused got married in 1982 and committed suicide in 1985 - Deceased was harassed and maltreated on account of dowry demand - Father and mother of deceased deposed about the instances of maltreatment which are mainly of the year 1982 - Held, the instances of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Father, mother and brother of deceased quoted instances for proving cruelty which according to them was told by deceased to them while she visited their place - Held, evidence of father, mother and brother is admissible u/s 32(1) of Evidence Act so far it related to the cause of death -..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Cruelty - Father, mother and brother of deceased quoted instances for proving cruelty which according to them was told by deceased to them while she visited their place - Held, evidence of father, mother and brother is admissible u/s 32(1) of Evidence Act so far it related to the cause of death -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Soon before - It is a relative term and it would depend upon the circumstances of each case and no strait-jacket formula can be laid down as to what would constitute a period of `soon before the occurrence' - It is the proximity test which is relevant for the proof of offence of dowry death and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Murder or suicide - Deceased alleged to be suffering from gloom of depression for having not given birth to a child - No evidence led by defence that deceased was suffering from some gynecological problem running counter to her child bearing capacity - In case there was any such problem then there..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death of woman by consuming poison - As per father of deceased, no demand of dowry made at the time of marriage - No evidence to suggest that soon before her death deceased was subjected to harassment on account of dowry demand - Only evidence that accused was interested in widow..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death due to poisoning - Dying declaration made by deceased before doctor stating that her husband and mother in law used to harass her on account of dowry demand and because of such harassment she took the extreme step of consuming poison - Condition of deceased was very serious - Doctor..........

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