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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 - Delay of 3 days in lodging FIR - Delay is fatal because no explanation worth the name for delay in filing the complaint with police has come on record - Moreover there was no cogent evidence against accused with regard to demand of..........
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Quantum of sentence - Accused already undergone about five years and three months of imprisonment - Occurrence had taken place because of sudden fight without any premeditation - Accused had no criminal history and was a victim of circumstances -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304- - Nature of offence - Accused sitting in his house in a depressed and dejected mood as his i, laws had severed his relations with his wife and taken away all dowry articles - Comments of deceased regarding this incident made the accused to loose his temper and a sudden fight ensued without any..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - There was hot exchange of words between deceased and accused before the incident and thereafter accused dealt a blow with the back of spade on the back head of deceased - Eye witness supported the prosecution case - Medical evidence shows that head..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was 45 years old and he was just 22 years old at the time of incident - Accused is enjoying liberty for a long period and now due to his detention his family may be ruined but this will not help the accused to allow the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Held, in dowry death cases direct evidence may not be available - Such cases may be proved by circumstantial evidence - S.304-B IPC r/w S.113-B of Evidence Act indicates rule of presumption of dowry death - If an unnatural death of married woman occurs within 7 years of marriage in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Proof - Prosecution has successfully proved that deceased died within 7 years of her marriage - Death of deceased is caused by burns i.e. nor under normal circumstances - It has also been proved that soon before her death, during her pregnancy deceased was subjected to cruelty and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Suicide in matrimonial home in about a year and three months of marriage - Neither victim nor her family members ever lodged any complaint against appellants for harassment or cruelty meted out to victim - Allegations are unspecific, uncertain and vague - Investigation is defective -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Expression `Soon before her death' - Held, expression `soon before her death' is used in substantive S.304-B IPC and S.113-B of Evidence Act - No definite period has been indicated and expression `soon before her death' is not defined - Determination of period which can come within..........

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