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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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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
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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...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Conviction of husband - Deceased married on 16.4.2001 and found dead on night of 8.3.2002 in her bed room, where deceased and appellant were sleeping - Post mortem report showed cause of death as asphyxia due to strangulation - Death is other than natural - There is no point in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part I, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Un-natural death - Death of woman at his husband's house - Deceased suffered injury on neck which was so grave that it broke all bones of the neck so as to make it free to revolve like a nut - No eye witness - Husband used to harass the deceased by demanding dowry - It is for the husband to..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death in matrimonial home within 2 and 1/2 years of marriage - It was an unnatural death within seven years of marriage as such provision of S.113-B of Evidence Act is attracted - It is incumbent upon the accused to lead cogent and convincing evidence to show how occurrence took..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Dowry death by burn injuries - Kerosene oil poured and deceased set on fire - Prosecution of husband and mother-in-law - Deceased subjected to torture and maltreatment for bringing more dowry - Sufficient evidence available to prove torture and assault against both accused - No evidence to show..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Marriage in 1988 and Duragaman performed in August 1989 - Death in matrimonial house on 28.11.1989 - Doctor opined that possible cause of death not ascertainable - Post mortem report however noted black stained rough skin on both sides of neck and trickling of blood stained fluid..........

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