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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Non-examination of I.O - All PWs proved the factum of death of deceased due to rash and negligent driving of accused - Involvement of accused in committing the crime is clearly establishes - Non-examination of I.O not caused any prejudice to accused and is not fatal to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Nature of offence - Deceased severely beaten with wooden stick - No cogent evidence that accused had beaten the deceased with an intention to cause her death - Conviction altered from S.302 IPC to S.304(Part II), IPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Suicide within a year of marriage in matrimonial home - Merely because deceased committed suicide no such inference can be drawn that it must be an outcome of a cruel or torturous act caused by accused - No attempt made by Investigating agency to find out the true reasons for unfortunate death of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Deceased committed suicide within a year of her marriage in matrimonial home - No specific and definite allegations as to which of accused persons demanded car or cash of Rs 50,000/- - No attempt made by Investigating agency to find out the true reasons for..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 299, 304-- Culpable homicide - Dying declaration - Accused and deceased were the only persons in their bedroom which was latched from inside and accused stabbed his wife with knife on her stomach and caused dangerous injuries to her - Accused also sustained small injuries in his hands - Dying declarations of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Investigating Officer of case not examined - Site plan of place of occurrence and other important documents remained unproved - No other witness examined by prosecution except one PW2 who was sitting behind the driver's seat with his face backwards and that being so,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, 34-- Offence u/ss 302, 498-A, 304-B, 34 IPC - Accused acquitted of the charge u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Leave to appeal not filed by State - Appeal also not filed by complainant against acquittal of accused for said offences - Conviction u/s 302 IPC set aside on ground that death was suicidal - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 6 months of her marriage - Conduct of parents of deceased - Parents of deceased were called and body was cremated with their consent - Neither police report was filed immediately nor postmortem of deceased conducted - It was only after a period of 3 days that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - In the absence of any evidence oral or documentary, chances are that whatever cash, clothes or ornaments were given at the time of marriage was as per the prevailing customs in the community and it was not the result of any demand made by accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Proof of demand of dowry - Court cannot expect documentary evidence regarding acceptance of dowry as generally such a record would not be kept since it was not a commercial transaction - Even no, production of villagers to prove dowry demand would not be fatal...........

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