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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106, 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Deceased ended her life within four years of marriage due to poison given or consumed by herself compelled by the circumstances, died in abnormal circumstances about which accused even did not inform the same to her parents - Accused failed to explain as to under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Mere evidence of cruelty and harassment is not sufficient to bring in application of S.304-B IPC - It has to be shown in addition that such cruelty or harassment was for or in connection with the demand for dowry...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Married woman if dies within seven years of her marriage in an unnatural circumstances at her matrimonial home and there are allegations of cruelty or harassment upon such married woman for or in connection with demand of dowry by the husband or relatives of the..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 107, 109-- Dowry death - Married woman committing suicide - Trial of husband and relatives - Husband absconding and spreading rumour that wife died due to snake bite - According to medical evidence death was due to hanging - Allegation of husband that wife had relations with doctor and that she committed..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 34-- Dowry death - Married woman committing suicide - Charge of cruelty and abetment of suicide against husband and relatives - Relatives not living with them and element of sharing of intention not proved against them - Benefit of doubt given to relatives - Same benefit cannot be extended to husband..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 302-- Dowry death - Charge u/s 302 and conviction u/s 306 IPC - Wife tortured and humiliated for bringing inadequate dowry - Victim found hanging from ring of roof of house of accused and there were injury marks on her body - Circumstances relatable to Section 306 IPC put to accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1)-- Murder - Death by burn injuries - Dying declaration - Causing death of wife by pouring kerosene on her and setting her on fire - Deceased got married to appellant about one and half years before incident - She was harassed for demand of dowry - Dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate in..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Suicide within eleven months of marriage - Ill treatment by husband - Mother and other witnesses deposing about ill treatment - Witnesses consistent in their depositions and withstood cross examination - Not proper to discard their evidence on ground that witnesses were not..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 113B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Dowry death - Burden of proof - Once prosecution proves ingredients of offence, presumption arises that accused had caused dowry death and then it is for accused to rebut presumption - When accused neither in his evidence nor in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. stated that deceased committed suicide..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Three main ingredients of offence u/s 304-B IPC are : (a) that, there is a demand of dowry and harassment by the accused on that count; (b) that, the deceased died; and (c) that, the death is under unnatural circumstances within seven years of the marriage - When these factors are proved by..........

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