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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - To convict an accused u/s 304-B after raising the presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act, prosecution must prove that soon before her death, the victim was subjected to cruelty or harassment - Prosecution has also to rule out the possibility of a natural or accidental death so as to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry demand - Amount of Rs.10,000/- paid through PW2 and PW7 - PW7 did not state in her deposition that she had gone with PW2 to hand over the amount to the appellant whereas PW2 stated that she had gone with PW7 to pay the amount - It is not the case of the defence that PW7 denied having gone to..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 315, 468A-- Dowry death - Unnatural death within four months of marriage - Conviction of husband u/s 498-A and conviction of father-in-law and mother-in-law u/ss 304-B and 315 IPC - Deceased subjected to cruelty and harassment by her in-laws i.e. father-in-law and mother-in-law soon before her death in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 133B-- Dowry death - Death occurred within one year of marriage, at matrimonial home, otherwise than in normal circumstances - Demand of dowry and harassment proved by oral evidence - Dead body cremated calendestinely without informing parents of deceased or Police - Deceased not suffering from any..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 304B-- Dowry death - Appellant acted with co-accused for causing disappearance of evidence of the offence by cremating the deceased, without informing parents of deceased or police, knowing well that offence of dowry death has been committed - Conviction upheld...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Junior Auditor in Co-operative Societies married daughter of a labourer - It is unbelievable that accused would demand dowry when he knew from beginning that his father-in-law is a poor labourer - Accused rushed deceased to hospital and sent information to her..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 306-- Dowry death - Circumstantial evidence plays an important role - Inferences can be drawn on the basis of such evidence which could be direct or indirect - Conduct of husband and other relatives also plays a vital role in coming to the conclusion of the guilt...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act - Available when death is for dowry cruelty or harassment and it is for or in connection with dowry soon before the death and the death must have taken place within 7 years of the marriage in suspicious circumstances...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Deceased found hanging from a ceiling fan with saree - Cause of death strangulation - Death within four years of marriage - Death in matrimonial house - Husband, his both parents and sister tried for offence - Husband convicted while others acquitted - Appeal by husband and State -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Prosecution of husband, his father and brother - Father and brother living separately in village - No evidence of demand of dowry on their part - Father ad brother acquitted of the charge u/s 304-B - Conviction of husband u/s 302 upheld...........

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