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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Death within seven years of marriage - Conviction of husband, father-in-law, mother-in-law, brother-in-law and sister-in-law - Allegation against in-laws that they were taunting deceased - Demand of dowry not proved against in-laws - In-laws roped on only on ground of being close..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 498A, 201-- Dowry death - Allegation of dowry demand and harassment by husband and in-laws of deceased - Charge against husband (A-4), father-in-law (A-1) mother-in-law (A-3) and brother-in-law (A-2) - A1 and A3 convicted and A2 given benefit of doubt and A4 also acquitted on ground charge against him under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 201, 498A-- Death within seven years of marriage by electrocution - Conviction by trial Court - Acquittal by High Court of the charge u/s 304-B and 201 however convicted u/s 498-A - High Court by impugned judgment came to positive finding from evidence that deceased during her life time used to be harassed by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201-- Conviction of Father-in-law, husband and two brothers-in-law of deceased - Evidence of PW-13 sister of deceased who was married in the same house that all four accused had assaulted deceased on the date of incident - Trial Court and High Court believed the evidence of PW-13 - Deceased was married..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302-- Conviction - Solely on basis of dying declaration - Allegation of ill-treatment and causing death by pouring kerosene and setting her ablaze - Prosecution witnesses turned hostile - Trial Court convicted accused on basis of dying declaration - Doctor did not certify that victim was in a fit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased wife died on mysterious circumstances - Defence plea that she might have consumed poison - Trial Court acquitted taking view that in absence of preservation of vicera by doctor who performed post mortem and obtaining opinion of chemical analyser cause of death was doubtful -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Mother-in-law - Residing in separate house away from deceased and her husband - No positive evidence to show either she instigated co-accused, her son, to demand additional dowry or she told her son to ill-treat/harass deceased on that account - No evidence to show that son was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Criminal trial-- Circumstantial evidence - Wife died of extensive burn injuries - Allegation that deceased was beaten by accused and was set on fire - No direct evidence - Circumstantial evidence - Accused ill-treating deceased on ground of insufficient dowry - Delay in communicating death to parents of deceased -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 304B-- Conviction by trial Court u/ss 302 and 498-A - High Court confirmed conviction u/s 498-A but changed the conviction u/s 302 to 304-B - Demand of dowry and harassment proved in evidence - Wife ill-treated by appellant soon before her death - Defence of suicide - Possible instead of murder - High..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 9, 13, 23-- Petition for restitution of conjugal rights by husband - Subsequent divorce petition by wife - Divorce granted and restitution of conjugal rights refused - Merely because husband studying in law does not mean that marriage has failed - Version of wife regarding dowry demand not supported by..........

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