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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - `Soon before' - Deceased died otherwise than under normal circumstances in her husband's house within 3 months and 4 days of marriage - Evidence on record shows that after marriage deceased was unhappy in matrimonial house because of ill-treatment meted out to her - Cruelty was..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Proof - Evidence of parents and brother of deceased wife only shows that deceased was married to accused-husband about 8-9 years ago and she had no child, therefore, accused persons used to taunt her saying `Banjh' - No evidence showing that due to that harassment deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Deceased died within seven years of marriage - Held, presumptions u/s.304B IPC and S.113B of Evidence Act, 1872 are attracted - It is for appellant to rebut it...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498, 304B-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Deceased in her dying declaration clearly stated that she was ill-treated and harassed by her mother-i, law not related to dowry but other household work - Evidence of relatives and neighbors of deceased is sufficient to prove that she was constantly subjected to harassment..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Dowry death - Special report to Magistrate - Delay in sending - FIR was lodged promptly on 01.07.1991 at 2.10 P.M. after PW2 came to know about his daughter's death - It reached Magistrate at 7.00 P.M. on 02.07.1991 - Held, this time lag could not be termed as delay...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Proof - Allegations against accused vague, unspecific and indefinite - No specific particulars were given regarding time, place and manner of any beating, cruelty or harassment of deceased for demand of dowry - Held, ingredients of offence u/s.498-A IPC lacking - Conviction for offence..........
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 - 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-- 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-- 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..........

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