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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Cruelty and dowry death - Revision against acquittal - Evidence that accused used to harass deceased and subjected her to cruelty on account of demand of additional dowry - Medical evidence proved that there was bleeding from nostrils and mouth of deceased and tongue was protruded - Death of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- From a reading of both the provisions of S.304-B IPC and S.113-B Evidence Act, a comprehensive picture emerges that if a married woman dies in unnatural circumstances at her matrimonial home within 7 years from her marriage and there are allegations of cruelty or harassment in connection with..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- To attract the provision of S.113-B Evidence Act the essentials to be proved are : (1) The question before the court must be whether the accused has committed the dowry death of a woman. (This means that the presumption can be raised only if the accused is being tried for the offence under Section..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34-- Bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B, 34 IPC - Dowry death - Father-in-law in custody for about 10 months - No specific allegation against petitioner that he made any demand during marriage or thereafter - Petitioner not prima facie guilty of committing offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC except to extent..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Statement of deceased before her parents and other family members about physical and mental torture meted out to her by accused - Extremely vague and do not disclose as to what and on how many occasions accused demanded money - No statement of doctor who treated deceased..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Cruelty/abetment of suicide - No evidence that intention of husband was to aid or abet wife to commit suicide - Demand of money towards dowry was not made directly to parents of deceased - During married life of nine years there was no complaint - Presumption u/s.113-A Evidence Act..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 34-- Suicide within two years of marriage in the year 1983 - Suicide note left behind by deceased - Evidence of parents of deceased that she was harassed for not bringing adequate dowry and thus they instigated and abetted commission of suicide - Acquittal by trial Court - Incident was of the year 1983..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 328-- Cruelty and dowry death - Proof - Deceased's mother has not indicated in court that there was a demand of dowry - Independent witness does not support demand of dowry, although he is related to informant and was present throughout with mother of deceased - Father of victim girl has attributed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - High Court appreciating evidence afresh - High Court held, that case is completely covered u/s 113-B of Evidence Act as all the aspects such as the cruelty meted out to deceased, her unnatural death with the time span of seven years and..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Dying declaration recorded by doctor in presence of brother of husband that she caught fire due to accidental burst of stove - Later on dying declaration recorded by CJM where deceased stated that husband, his mother and brother poured kerosene oil and set her on fire as their dowry..........

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