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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34-- Dowry death - Marriage on 1.3.1993 and death of wife of 19.11.1993 due to consumption of poison - Conviction of husband and his parents - Evidence that marriage negotiation proceeded with demand of heavy dowry amount - Evidence not disclosing that there was any ill-treatment or cruelty on deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A-- Dowry death - Suicide within 11 months of marriage - Acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court under Sections 306 and 498-A IPC - Appeal against - Having regard to the facts of the case continuous taunting or teasing on one ground or the other amounted to mental cruelty compelling her to..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - FIR stated that accused were not happy with dowry - No particular instance of demand mentioned in FIR - Subsequent statement in Court regrading demand of T.V., Cash etc. not believed - Prosecution version that bride was given beating about 15 days prior to her death - No evidence in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Body cremated without intimation to parents of bride - It shows that there was foul play - Evidence that there was demand of Rs.25,000/- by husband - Conviction of husband upheld and that of his father and mother set aside giving benefit of doubt...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3-- Dowry death - Death within six years of marriage - Mother-in-law - Though PW7 in evidence stated that deceased was assaulted by this appellant with other accused including husband, but father of deceased did not speak of any cruelty committed by her - Evidence against appellant mother-in-law could..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3-- Dowry death - Death within 6 years of marriage - Cremation without intimation to parents of deceased - Conviction of husband - Evidence of father of deceased that deceased was being tortured on account of non fulfilment of demand for motor cycle - Conduct of petitioner in not informing father..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Charge u/s 306 and 498-A - Acquittal of charge u/s 306 as death found to be accidental - Acquittal of offence u/s 306 is not a ground of acquittal of offence u/s 498-A - In the instant case as there is no evidence of demand of dowry by accused from deceased or her relatives as such acquittal u/s..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Prosecution can make use of the presumption as to dowry death as enshrined in section 113-B of the Evidence Act only on proof of ingredients which constitute dowry death...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Can be drawn when the following circumstances are proved i.e. (i) death of woman was caused by burns or bodily injury or had occurred otherwise than in normal circumstances; (ii) such death took place within 7 years of her marriage; (iii) the deceased was subjected to..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
Details
Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Husband harassed wife as demand of Rs.40,000/- not met - Deceased committed suicide by taking poison - Presumption is that it was dowry death - Statement of defence witness that relations between husband and wife were normal - Not believed as outsiders may not know what is happening..........

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