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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...........
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..........
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 - FIR lodged by father of deceased after 9 months - Delay not explained - Held, death of a married daughter is an occurrence, which is not taken lightly by any father - Silence of father for 9 months goes to establish that he was convinced..........
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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Dowry death - FIR - Death occurred at 9 p.m. and FIR lodged at 7 p.m. next day - There is no inordinate delay - Complainant family got the information of death of deceased from a relative and thereafter they must have tried to get the body subjected to the postmortem and have the same released for..........
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 - 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..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 366, 376-- Appellant with co-accused picked up prosecutrix in a van from the field and drove her to a forest and committed rape on her - Further allegations that appellant then took prosecutrix to his house where appellant and his wife (acquitted) wrongfully confined prosecutrix and appellant again committed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - A person is innocent till proved guilty - This rule is not so in a case of dowry death - In case ingredients of offence u/s 304-B IPC are satisfied then Court will presume by deemed fiction of law that the husband or the relatives complained of, has caused her death - Such a..........
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...........

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