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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - No complicity of family members demanding any additional dowry - No evidence of silent or conniving participation of family members in demand of dowry - Absolutely no evidence to suggest that family members actively or passively treated the deceased with cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Held, S.304-B does not categorize death as homicidal or suicidal or accidental - Therefore, if all other ingredients of S.304-B of IPC are fulfilled, any death whether homicidal or suicidal or accidental and whether caused by burns or by bodily injury or occurring otherwise than..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry is not enough to bring about conviction u/s 304-B IPC - A dowry death victim should also have been treated with cruelty or harassed for dowry either by her husband or a relative...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Evidence Act, 1872, S.113-B - Dowry death - Burden of proof - Held, initial burden of proving death of a woman within seven years of her marriage in circumstances that are not normal is on prosecution - Such death should be in connection with or for a demand of dowry which is accompanied by such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - Living together - By itself does not lead to conclusion that each of the family member was involved in demanding additional dowry and also behaving in a cruel or humiliating manner towards the deceased - To bring home the charge u/s 304-B IPC there should be some..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - Every member of the family may not be fully and equally guilty - The degree of involvement may differ - as an associate, as a silent witness, as a conniving witness and so on...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354, 323-- Rape - Conviction set aside on the grounds : (i) Strained relationship between husband of prosecutrix and appellant; (ii) Place of alleged occurrence is located in a congested neighbourhood; (iii) Prosecutrix was not heeded by nearby shopkeeper as well as local police at the first instance; (iv)..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 84, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 105-- Murder - Plea of insanity - Accused diagnosed as suffering from major depression and nothing more - Nothing on record to show that accused was given any psychiatric treatment - Fact that after stabbing child, accused attempted to slit his throat and commit suicide, belied all contentions that he..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Failure of prosecution to prove that there was demand either before the marriage or soon before death of the deceased beyond reasonable doubt - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Abetment of suicide - Presumption under - If a woman has committed suicide within a period of seven years from date of her marriage and that her husband had subjected her to cruelty, Court may presume, having regard to all other circumstances of case, that such suicide had been abetted by her..........

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