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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 406-- Dowry death - Deceased died leaving behind child - Child being looked after by paternal grandparents - Husband convicted and sentenced - Held, father of the deceased cannot claim dowry articles/stridhan of his daughter - After death her child is her only legal heir to the property - Hence the..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 300-- Dowry death - Deceased died due to burn injuries - Presence of kerosene oil in Can - Consistent evidence that accused committed cruelty and torture upon deceased in connection with demand of dowry - No conclusive evidence that accused person committed murder of deceased - Death of deceased was..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death within five and half months of marriage at matrimonial home - Husband, his brother and mother implicated - No allegation against father or any other family member - Conduct of PW's shows truthfulness of their testimony - Testimony of these witnesses can be accepted and there is no need..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death within five and half months of marriage at matrimonial home - Accused took the deceased to hospital immediately and informed parents of deceased - Not a factor of innocence - Normally after commission of suicide an attempt is made by the person to save himself - Conduct of taking..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Death of married woman within 1-1/2 years of marriage - Constant and continuous demand of dowry and motor cycle - In-laws constantly harassing her for more dowry - Death occurred in unnatural circumstances - Statement of witnesses truthful - Death attributable to cruelty and harassment for dowry -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Soon before - No straitjacket or fixed period can be prescribed to cover the words `soon before her death' - It depends upon facts of each case...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 304-- Part I - Murder or culpable homicide - Land dispute - Occurrence took place at spur of moment in heat of anger - Medical evidence that one injury inflicted on head with blunt weapons resulted into death - Other deceased died due to profuse bleeding resulting from multiple injuries which were..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty and dowry death - Victim died unnatural death at her sasural within 7 years of her marriage - There was evidence of torture relating to demand of dowry till before her death - Conviction upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Part II, S.326 - Nature of offence - Two accused entered the house and made advances towards the deceased who did not respond - Accused `A' poured acid on deceased which he had brought alongwith him but accused `B' did nothing more - Deceased died - Accused `A' convicted u/s 302 and accused `B'..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300, 304-- Part I - Murder - Proof - Husband requiring wife to return to Kerela and wife refusing to do so - Non agreement between husband and wife - Husband committed murder of wife - Held, mere non agreement was at best petty squabble between husband and wife - Not a provocation of a kind which would..........

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