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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34-- Common intention - Two or more accused should be present and two factors must be established i.e. common intention and participation of the accused in the crime - Provision of S.34 IPC involves vicarious liability and therefore, if intention is proved but no overt act is committed, the section can..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Reduction of sentence - Accused sentenced for 7 years RI which is the minimum sentence provided under law for an offence u/s 304-B IPC - Prayer for reduction of sentence rejected...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Death of a woman by drowning after 6 years of marriage - Allegation that 10 days prior to the date of death of deceased, there was demand of Rs.10, 000/- cash by in-laws - Evidence that demand of dowry raised soon after the marriage within one year after solemnization of marriage and thereafter..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Prosecution is not expected to assign particular or independent roles played by each accused once they are members of unlawful assembly and have assaulted the deceased persons, which resulted in their death...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Death of a woman by drowning after 6 years of marriage - No evidence that deceased was forcibly drowned in water tank - Accused, in-laws of the deceased from the poor strata of the society - Enough evidence on record that there used to be no income in the family - Held, safe to draw inference that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Two essential ingredients are : (i) commission of an offence by any member of an unlawful assembly and; (ii) such offence must have been committed in prosecution of the common object of that assembly or must be such as the members of that assembly knew it be likely to be committed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Defence witness admitted in cross examination that there was cruelty and harassment inflicted upon the deceased by her husband and in-laws - Held, defence is bound by the statement of the witness, who has been produced by the accused, whatever be its worth - Accused convicted on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry demand - `Relative' - Limited only to the blood relations or the relations by marriage - S.498-A IPC being a penal provision deserves strict construction and unless a contextual meaning is required to be given to the statue, the said statue has to be construed strictly. (2007) 7 SCC 162..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - `Soon before death' - Suicide after 20-22 days of demand of dowry - Demand comes within the expression `soon before death'...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Punishment - Husband of deceased, his mother and brother found guilty of offence - Mother and brother acquitted by High Court due to lack of evidence - Accused 48 years of age - Sentence reduced to 7 years from 10 years...........

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