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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death within one year of marriage - Suicide note left by deceased did not implicate husband in any manner - Allegations of cruelty and harassment by family members of deceased against accused for non-fulfilment of demand for money to buy a plot - In a case of dowry death or abetment to..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Dowry death - Conviction of husband and father-in-law - Accused started giving physical and mental torture to deceased by demanding Rs.50,000/- for construction of well in agricultural land and deceased committed suicide by jumping in well - Evidence that deceased was placed under more than..........
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 - Ingredients to draw presumption - Presumption can be raised only if accused being tried for the offence under section 304-B and death of women should be caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances within seven years of marriage -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Unnatural death with seven years of marriage - Conviction on the basis of letters - In letters it was no where mentioned that she was harassed on account of demand of dowry or that there was demand of dowry - Oral evidence also did not show if any demand for money or dowry was raised by any of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Ingredients to draw presumption - Presumption can be raised only if accused being tried for the offence under section 304-B - Death of women should be caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances within seven years of marriage - Deceased..........
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 - 'Soon before death ' - - Scope and Ambit - Soon before is relative term and would depend upon circumstances of each case and no strait jacket formula can be laid - There is no fixed - It would normally imply that the interval should not be much between the concerned..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry Death - Entire family roped in as accused - Cruelty and Harassment on account of dowry must be soon before the victim's death - Incident 2-1/2 years old - On same allegations mother of husband acquitted - Two sisters of husband were however convicted - Daughters could not be convicted on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Burden of Proof - Presumption would arise only after prosecution establishes death within seven years - Initial burden of proof is on prosecution - Onus put on accused to prove date of marriage not proper - Conviction set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B,-- Dowry death - Presumption - Ingredients to raise presumption - Presumption would arise only after prosecution establishes death within seven years otherwise than in normal circumstances and - Soon before death deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment in connection with demand of dowry by..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Additional accused - Summoning of - Petitioner summoned as additional accused on the statement of complainant in Court that petitioner acted as mediator and threatened to harass the deceased on account of less dowry given to accused - This is not sufficient evidence - Summoning order quashed...........

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