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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part-I - Nature of offence - Accused stabbed deceased with scissor in mutual scuffle - There was sudden quarrel, on spur of moment, without any premeditation - No evidence of previous enmity or of motive to kill deceased - Held, mere fact that deceased sustained four injuries, would not warrant an..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Constitution of India, 1950, Article 137, 161, 134, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Review - Dowry death case - Appeal to Supreme Court - Mother of husband who was convicted not made party to appeal - Supreme Court made observation that if mother has been granted benefit of remission under Govt. order she would not be entitled to same - Improper - Observation made that husband..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Prosecution evidence showing three instances of dowry demand, though timings of these demands not specified - Accused/husband was the only and direct beneficiary of dowry - Death of deceased took place in matrimonial home - Held, accused/husband bound to explain as to how death had..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part II - Murder of culpable homicide - Medical evidence showing that accused caused 6 grave injuries on the body of deceased with sharp edged weapons - No injury was found on the body of the accused thereby suggesting that accused had not acted in right of private defence - There was sudden..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand for dowry soon before death of bride - Meaning - Demand of Rs.20, 000/- allegedly raised by husband and his parents in the year 2000 - Second demand of Rs.50, 000/- raised only by husband in April, 2003 - Death of bride after three days of second demand - Held, parents cannot..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 324, 304-- Part-I - Accused having formed themselves into an unlawful assembly, being armed with deadly weapons, caused hurt to `K' and assaulted `S' (deceased) who succumbed to his injuries - Evidence of `K' found credible - Mere fact that `K' did not mention the names of all the accused is no reason to..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 100-- Self defence - Right of - Accused sustained several injuries including injuries on face, which were proved by medical evidence - Deceased after killing mother and uncle of the accused, put the house on fire - Held, reasonable apprehension carved out in the mind of accused that he would be killed -..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306-- Dowry death - Prosecution evidence to the effect that deceased was subjected to cruelty not only because of dowry demand but also because of the fact that she was barren - Charge framed against accused u/s 304-B alone - Held, defence of accused cannot be said to have been adversely prejudiced..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Use of words 'harassed' or 'tortured' by a witness without describing exact conduct of accused which amounted to harassment or torture - May not be believed by a Court in a case u/ss 498-A and 304-B IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Demand of dowry - By itself not a offence u/s 498-A or 304-B IPC - It is act of cruelty or harassment by the husband or the relative of the husband on a woman, in connection with dowry demand which is punishable...........

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