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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A -- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Presumption - Only when it is shown that soon before her death a woman was subjected by any person to cruelty or harassment for, or in connection with, any demand for dowry, the Court shall presume that such person had caused the dowry death within the meaning..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Dowry death within seven years of marriage - Unnatural death - No evidence that there was ever demand of dowry or that deceased was subjected to cruelty for demand of dowry - Held, this is not a case of dowry death - Conviction u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Defence witness admitted in cross examination that there was cruelty and harassment inflicted upon the deceased by her husband and in-laws - Held, defence is bound by the statement of the witness, who has been produced by the accused, whatever be its worth - Accused convicted on the basis..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Dowry death - Punishment - Husband of deceased, his mother and brother found guilty of offence - Mother and brother acquitted by High Court due to lack of evidence - Accused 48 years of age - Sentence reduced to 7 years from 10 years...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B -- Death of a woman by drowning after 6 years of marriage - Allegation that 10 days prior to the date of death of deceased, there was demand of Rs.10, 000/- cash by in-laws - Evidence that demand of dowry raised soon after the marriage within one year after solemnization of marriage and thereafter the complainant straight away brings..........

UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Application for quashing of proceedings u/ss 498-A, 323, 506 of IPC and 3/4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Whether there was any demand for dowry or not is to be decided by trial court after taking evidence - Court in exercise of inherent..........

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death and cruelty - Accused subject deceased wife to cruelty on account of dowry demand - Deceased died of burn injuries - No evidence to indicate that there was any demand for dowry - No incident of harassment which could actuate accused to induce his wife to end her life - Father of..........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4 -- Dowry death - Except evidence of interested witnesses i.e. parents, no other witness supported prosecution case regarding demand and acceptance of dowry - Even the evidence of interested witnesses not consistent as to whom amount was paid - No betrothal ceremony held thus showing that..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B -- Dowry death - Bald statements of cruelty and harassment - No other evidence to prove that victim committed suicide on account of cruelty and harassment - Conviction set aside...........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306 -- Dowry death - Subjecting woman to cruelty and abetting her suicide in matrimonial home - Absence of complaint against accused by parents of deceased - No evidence of neighbours who participated in inquest proceedings - Police filed case as case of unnatural death and after seven days converted case as one u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC -..........

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