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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - No complicity of family members demanding any additional dowry - No evidence of silent or conniving participation of family members in demand of dowry - Absolutely no evidence to suggest that family members actively or passively treated the deceased with cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Failure of prosecution to prove that there was demand either before the marriage or soon before death of the deceased beyond reasonable doubt - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221, 222-- Dowry death - Suicide within two years of marriage - Charge u/s 304-B - Beatings given to wife were not in connection with demand of dowry - Offence u/s 304-B IPC not proved - Accused guilty of offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Accused convicted u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC instead of the graver offence u/s..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A- - Dowry death - Cruelty - Death due to poisoning in matrimonial home within 1-1/2 years of marriage - Presumption of S.113-B Evidence Act attracted - Ample evidence to prove that deceased was subjected to cruelty & harassment for demand of dowry soon before her death as proved by PWs - FSL report..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Maximum punishment - It is a case of suicidal death as no evidence of direct involvement of accused is there though indirectly he may be held responsible for death of deceased - No justification for Court to award life imprisonment when minimum sentence is 7 years - Sentence reduced..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased informed her parents whenever she was maltreated by accused on the ground of bringing insufficient dowry - Report for maltreatment not lodged as deceased and her parents did not want to make things public - Held, non lodging of report with the police before her..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - If husband compels his wife to bring dowry, only husband will be guilty - Any other member, who may have silently connived with husband while living together under one roof, cannot be held guilty for dowry death - There must be positive and specific demand of dowry by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Father-i, law did his best to save deceased by carrying her from one hospital to another to provide her best possible treatment - This fact is a strong mitigating circumstance even if it is presumed that father-i, law silently connived with husband - Held, conviction and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B- - Dowry death - Sentence of life imprisonment - Absence of direct connection of accused with death of deceased is a mitigating factor - It is a case of suicidal death as no evidence of direct involvement of accused husband is there though indirectly he is held responsible for such death - Held,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Wife committed suicide within a year of marriage - Allegation of cruelty and harassment on demand of dowry soon before death proved against husband as he demanded Rs.3 lacs form deceased for starting new business and for purchasing motor cycle - No evidence of cruelty and..........

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