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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Conviction based on evidence of PW5, PW7 and PW10 - While going through their evidence it is no where found that deceased soon before her death was subjected to cruelty by husband or in-laws in connection with demand of dowry - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Prior to one month of incident victim was sent back to her parents house after giving some beating and instructions to bring the demanded items - Evidence of father of deceased that Panchayat was held in respect of demands made by accused - Demand of dowry continued by the accused..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 406, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry death - Evidence not trustworthy - Conviction u/s 498-A and acquittal of other charges - When evidence is found not trustworthy then accused should not have been convicted - Conviction u/s 498-A IPC set aside...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Burn injury - Acquittal of husband, his parents and brother - Deceased suffered 100% burn injuries in house of accused - Evidence of parents and brother of deceased that deceased was harassed on account of dowry demand did not appear to be worthy of credence - Victim got admitted in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Incident within statutory limit - Conviction of husband, his father and mother - Acquittal of brother of husband - Case of mother and father identical to that of brother - Acquittal of brother on finding that demand of dowry not specifically established - Conviction of father and..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 306, 498-A IPC - Conviction of husband, brother and his wife - Wife harassed for failure to conceive for 2/3 years after marriage and for not bringing sufficient dowry - Story invented to provide motive as deceased gave birth to male child a year before incident - No evidence to..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Death within 7 years of marriage - Demand and harassment and cruelty towards deceased - Conviction of husband, father-in-law and mother-in-law - Letters written by deceased revealed torture and harassment undergone by deceased - Genuineness of letters not challenged - Letters..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 468A-- Dowry death - Finding of trial Court that accused might have given some kick blows in the abdomen or on private part of deceased when she was pregnant and for this reason she might have died - This was not the case of prosecution at all - These observations of trial Court found to be beyond..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of Ten thousand rupees after four years of marriage - Demand not believable as accused and deceased doing labour work and also for the reason that earlier an amount of Rs.5,000/- paid after borrowing and person from money borrowed not examined to prove this fact - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Dowry death - Demand of colour television about 2-1/2 months earlier - This is not demand for dowry immediately before death - Demand of colour television can be a form of cruelty punishable u/s 498-A IPC - Presumption under S.113 Evidence Act applies - Act of appellant would be punishable u/s 306..........

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