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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Proof - No demand to bring motorcycle or colour TV either before or at the time of marriage - Alleged demand of motorcycle or colour TV after four months from marriage - Held, such demand cannot be said to be dowry demand - It may be an unethical or illegal demand but certainly it..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, to invoke S.113B of Evidence Act prosecution has to show that married woman was subjected to cruelty and harassment soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - If demand of dowry is not proved successfully then presumption available u/s.113-B..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof - Deceased was pushed down by appellant `G' and thereafter appellant `F' sat upon chest of deceased and cut his neck with sword which proved fatal - Most of witnesses were examined promptly and if one witness was not examined just after occurrence then it does not make prosecution..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 107-- Abetment to commit suicide - Absence of mens rea - Proof - Demand of dowry not proved beyond reasonable doubt - Held, it cannot be said that deceased was subjected to cruelty or harassment for demand of dowry with mens rea to drive her to commit suicide - Ingredients of S.107 IPC are missing -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 376, 498A, 406-- Bail - Grant of - Petitioner is in custody for last about 4 months - He is no longer required for purpose of investigation - Challan has already been presented in Court and conclusion of trial is likely to take time - Mother and brother of petitioner have been allowed benefit of anticipatory bail..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 308-- Conviction - Release on probation - Occurrence took place 32 years before - Out of six accused persons two died and others were in confinement for 18 days and 8 days respectively - Held, accused persons can not be released on probation - However, sentence reduced to period already undergone in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Death caused by burns i.e. otherwise than under normal circumstances within seven years of marriage - Deceased soon before her death was subjected to cruelty and harassment by her husband and his relatives in connection with demand for dowry - Accused convicted u/ss 304-B and 498-A..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 181-- Making false statement on oath - There is nothing to show that declaration was required to be made on oath or affirmation before Sub-Registrar - Held, it cannot be said that accused persons committed offence punishable u/s.181 of IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, 308-- Attempt to murder - Culpable homicide - Proof - Statement of doctor that injury found on person of injured not sufficient to cause death in ordinary course of nature - Held, conviction u/s.307 altered to one u/s.308 - Order accordingly...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Proof - Accused and deceased were having illicit intimacy, came and stayed together at Shivanand Ashram in Dehradun - On next morning, deceased found dead in room - Chunni used in commission of crime along with key of room recovered from accused - Medical evidence corroborated prosecution..........

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