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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Dowry death - Taunted by remarks that she was from a hungry (poor household) and had not brought much - Not an act of cruelty which could be termed to be a demand for dowry soon before her death - This can be termed cruelty of the type punishable u/s 498-A Explanation A - Presumption u/s 113-A may..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry Death - Presumption - Cruelty - Wife committing suicide - Accused demanding dowry and had sent her away from his house and only after meditation she was taken back - Death happened within a period of 2 months thereafter - It clearly shows that the suicide was the result of the harassment or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Suicide by wife - No evidence of demand of dowry - Cruelty and harassment by husband - Husband is guilty of offence punishable u/s 306 IPC and not u/s 304-B IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 120B-- Dowry death - Conviction of husband and his parents - No evidence of demand of dowry - Husband used to assault deceased - Husband was abetting deceased to commit suicide - Husband is guilty of offence u/s 306 IPC and not u/s 304-B IPC - Parents never caused any harm or hurt to deceased - No..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Death of bride by drowning in well - Allegation of torture by making demand of dowry - Demand not proved - Evidence of villagers that victim slipped and accidentally fell down - Information sent to parents of bride but last rites performed before arrival of parents as they lived far away -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Dowry death - Death by drowning - Medical evidence that injury on forehead can be caused by fall, strengthens the possibility of death due to accident as a result of falling in the well - There was no unlawful demand by accused and victim was not subjected to ill-treatment for non fulfilment of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Demand of Dowry and harassment of deceased by the accused alleged - Deceased committing suicide by pouring kerosene and burning herself - Mother stating the source of her knowledge regarding demand of dowry and harassment from letters written by deceased - Letters not produced mentioning demand of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Previous statement made during investigation of mother - She asserted she stated the fact during investigation that the accused wanted the deceased to claim her share in the property of her father - Not stated the fact during evidence - Held witness made improvements - Demand of dowry not proved...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Defence - Letters written by the deceased to her brother - No letter mentions the demand of dowry or of fridge, scooter or T.V. as the witnesses stated during evidence - Demand of dowry not proved...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 222, 464-- Charge - Conviction under section 306 when accused was charged for offence u/s 302 - Wife setting herself and her two daughters on fire - Allegation of demand of dowry proved - Reason for suicide due to harassment on account of demand of dowry proved - Accused getting ample opportunity to rebut..........

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