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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Dowry death - Demand of colour television about 2-1/2 months earlier - This is not demand for dowry immediately before death - Demand of colour television can be a form of cruelty punishable u/s 498-A IPC - Presumption under S.113 Evidence Act applies - Act of appellant would be punishable u/s 306..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Compromise by parties during pendency of revision against conviction - Once the parties have arrived at a settlement and have started living peacefully, conviction and sentence in a matrimonial matter should be quashed - Conviction and sentence against husband set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - FIR quashed by High Court when investigation had not even started - This is too premature a stage for High Court to quash FIR when investigation had not even started and investigating agency had no occasion to find out whether there was material to file a charge-sheet..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 294, 506, 34-- Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, S.4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Ss.482 and 156(3) - Quashing of proceedings - Petitioner charge-sheeted under Ss.498A, 323, 294, 506/34 IPC and S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961 on a complaint filed by complainant under S.156(3) Cr.P.C. - No evidence on record..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased did not commit suicide - Cause of death neurogenic shock - If death is not by suicide then there can be no conviction u/s 306 IPC - However, when it is proved that appellants with a view to meet their demand of Rs.20,000/- and a golden ring, which was not satisfied, harassed..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Dowry death - Wife leaving behind 3 minor children - Conviction of father-in-law and mother-in-law of deceased u/s 498-A IPC - Children living with grand parents - Sentence reduced from 3 years to already undergone i.e. 7 months so that they look after the minor children...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 174, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Case of murder - However, police registered offence u/s 306 r/w 498-A/34 - Death within seven years of marriage - Circumstances disclosed sufficient to have reasonable doubt about cause of her death and possibility of a third person's involvement in the matter - Post mortem report on very next day..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 494-- Suicide by wife by burning in matrimonial home - Husband performed second marriage - Wife committed suicide for being in acute mental depression for performing second marriage by husband - As per personal law performance of second marriage not illegal - Husband not responsible for abetment to..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death by hanging within six months of marriage - Accused immediately after coming to know about hanging informed police and parental relatives of deceased - Conduct of accused probablises that he had the clean slate...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death by hanging within six months of marriage - Love marriage - Demand of dowry - In love marriage normally dowry does not intervene...........

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