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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Suicide - Merely because it occurred within seven years of marriage it cannot be presumed that it is dowry death - Accused and deceased lived together for over six years and it is preposterous to expect the accused to inflict cruelty on deceased for half thola of gold - Evidence as to illicit..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Dowry death - For bringing home the charge under Sections 498-A and 306 of IPC, there must be some evidence adduced on record showing that soon before the incident there was some harassment and torture to the deceased at the hands of the accused...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Murder - Murder of wife by strangulation - Accused hanged her dead body with a saree to a rafter to screen offence committed by him - Case of prosecution that husband and in-laws subjected deceased to cruelty on ground of dowry - Appellant actually caused death of his wife under grave and sudden..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- No evidence as to demand of dowry - Conviction for offence u/s 3 & 4 of the Act set aside...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section S4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Husband kicked wife on stomach who was in advanced stage of pregnancy and causing thereby her death - No evidence that parents of husband abetted his criminal act - No evidence of cruelty or harassment in connection with any demand of dowry soon before her death -..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 302, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B r/w S.34 IPC and S.4 Dowry Prohibition Act - When accused is convicted for more serious offence of dowry death, his conviction for less serious offence of subjecting his wife to cruelty is unwarranted...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Conviction of husband, his parents and sister - Evidence of harassment due to demand of dowry - Deceased and her husband were living separately - Injuries received by deceased when she was in the house of husband - No cogent evidence on record brought by husband to rebut case of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death of wife by hanging - Prosecution of husband and parents - Appellant was staying with his adoptive father and had shifted to place of his natural father only 15-20 days before date of incident - Evidence to show that allegations of taunting on deceased for not bringing..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death by burning at in-laws house within 5 years of marriage - Conviction of husband, brother-in-law and two sisters-in-law - Allegation of demand of dowry denied but failure to explain as to how and in what circumstances the occurrence of bride burning took place in their house -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Dowry death - Abetment to suicide - Conviction of husband on basis of testimony of brother and sister of deceased, a neighbour and doctor - No specific act of ill-treatment deposed by brother - Failure on part of brother and neighbour to give names of persons from whom they came to know that..........

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