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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B 498A-- Dowry death - Allegations that accused husband and father-in-law of deceased wife committed dowry death - Mother-in-law and brother-in-law of deceased also arrayed as accused - Offence alleged to have been committed within 7 years of marriage - Contention of accused that deceased committed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Reduction in sentence - Accused convicted u/s 304 Part I read with S.34 IPC - There was sudden quarrel without any premeditation - Sentence of accused No.1 reduced from 10 to 5 years in view of his tender age at the time of incident and he facing protracting trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Conviction of three accused u/s 304 Part I read with S.34 IPC - There was sudden quarrel without any premeditation - Accused Nos.2 & 3 did not cause any injury to deceased or to anybody else - Only allegation against them was that they exhorted their co-accused to shoot at the deceased - No overt..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - There was some quarrel and matter was amicably settled - Wife committed suicide after 10 days - No evidence that during those 10 days deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment - Prosecution could not prove that deceased was subjected to harassment soon before her death -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302-- Suicidal or homicidal death - Conviction u/s.304B IPC altered to S.302 IPC : (a) Deceased died within 1-1/2 years of marriage by hanging; (b) Opinion of doctor that deceased died due to asphyxia and not by hanging; (c) Post-mortem repot reveals that dupatta that allegedly used by victim to hang..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Murder - Accused allegedly gave fatal blow with knife to deceased - Before commission of offence altercation took place between accused and deceased on refusal of deceased to pay money due to accused - No material on record to show that accused was aggressor - Contention of accused that he..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Proof - As per testimony of parents of deceased wife she could have committed suicide due to stomach-ache - No evidence to show suicide was committed due to demand of dowry - There was some quarrel between accused and his wife regarding money transaction - Deceased was also working..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II), 323-- Allegations that quarrel ensued among villagers on construction of check dam or culvert - During quarrel co-accused gave Bhujali blow on deceased resulting in his death - Allegations levelled against accused that he pulled hairs of deceased and made deceased fell on ground - No sufficient material..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Part II - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Allegations that accused after gaining entry into house of deceased gave lathi blows and assaulted him with barrel of pistol and also abused family members of deceased - Version of wife and daughter of deceased without any dilemma - Medical..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act arises when prosecution spells out the ingredients of the offence - When there is unnatural death within seven years of marriage but third ingredient that there was demand of dowry soon before death is not proved then presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act does not..........

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