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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry Death - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage due to burn i.e not in normal circumstances - Eye witnesses specifically stated in their statements about harassment of deceased by accused in connection with demand of dowry - Deceased also telephonically complained about harassment -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, for purpose of S.304-B IPC, a presumption can be raised only on proof of - (a) Death of woman took place within seven years of her marriage; (b) Such death took place not under normal circumstances; (c) Woman was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `relative of husband' in S.304-B IPC would mean such persons, who are related by blood, marriage or adoption - A relative who is not related to husband either by blood or marriage or adoption cannot be prosecuted u/s 304-B - However, he may be prosecuted u/s 306 IPC, in case the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, for purpose of S.304-B IPC, a presumption can be raised only on proof of following essentials - (a) Death of woman was caused by burns or bodily injury or occurs otherwise than under normal circumstances; (b) Such death took place within seven years of her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Conviction - Validity - Death of bride by burning within 7 years of marriage - Statement of mother of deceased regarding demand of dowry is general and not specific - No specific incidence has been indicated suggesting cruelty or harassment made by accused - Though allegation of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Unnatural death within seven years of marriage by administering poison - Plea that deceased died due to vomiting and dysentery - Father of deceased failed to state before I.O that lips of deceased turned black/blue when he saw dead body of deceased - Poison not detected from vomiting..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Nature of weapon, site of injuries, force used coupled with intention are relevant to determine said question...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Two dying declarations - 85% burn injuries - Husband, mother-i, law and father-i, law harassing deceased for not fulfilling their demands for dowry and set her on fire after pouring kerosene oil upon her - No inconsistency between two dying declarations regarding involvement of..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to negligence - Incident occurred due to burst of gas cylinder - Accused filled 6 kg and 200 gms of LPG in petromax gas cylinder, having capacity of 4 kg - Victim when ignited the cylinder in his dhaba, it burst, causing burn injuries to several persons including death of victim -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to negligence - Reduction of sentence - Benefit of probation not granted - However, sentence reduced from 2 years R.I to 1 year R.I but fine of Rs.5000/- shall remain same...........

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