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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Cruelty or harassment - May not only be physical but also mental...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Soon before - It is a relative term and it would depend upon the circumstances of each case and no strait-jacket formula can be laid down as to what would constitute a period of `soon before the occurrence' - It is the proximity test which is relevant for the proof of offence of dowry death and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Murder or suicide - Two different types of injuries found on the dead body of the deceased, i.e., the ligature mark of large dimension and the body being badly burnt because of the ante mortem burns with smell of kerosene coming out of the body - Completely rule out the theory of suicide - A half..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Murder or suicide - Witnesses may lie but not the circumstances - Recovery of blood and bloodstained Bindia from the Chhajja (balcony) and broken pieces of bangles from inside the room - Receiver of telephone stuck under the left arm of the deceased and burnt telephone wire found stuck with the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Murder or suicide - Deceased alleged to be suffering from gloom of depression for having not given birth to a child - No evidence led by defence that deceased was suffering from some gynecological problem running counter to her child bearing capacity - In case there was any such problem then there..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368-- Death sentence - Rarest of rare case - Case of bride burning fall in the category of rarest of rare case and hence deserve death sentence - Rarest of rare case does not mean that the act is uncommon - It means that the act is brutal and barbaric - Bride killing is certainly barbaric - In the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Causing utmost mental torture - Harassment and cruelty, both mental and physical - Accused traded charges against his wife that she was suffering from breast cancer and also from some loathsome disease which caused emanation of unbearable adour detracting him from approaching her - Because of such..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Accused allegedly assaulted deceased by swords and other deadly weapons by causing more than 20 injuries and all were incised wounds - Incident witnessed by two brothers of the deceased and their evidence found credible when there was no inconsistency in relation to the manner in which..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 149-- Unlawful assembly - Involving very large number of persons - Conviction can be on the basis of testimony of a sole witness - In a fit case Court may believe a reliable sole eye witness if in his testimony he makes specific reference to the identity of the individual and his specific overt acts in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, 34, Haryana Good Conduct Prisoners (Temporary Release) Act, 1988, Section 4-- Furlough - Release on furlough declined merely on the ground that petitioner had already availed parole - No other reason given for rejecting release on furlough - Impugned order shows that convict has availed parole recently and hence her parole case is filed - It was not a parole case, which is..........

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