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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302-- Dowry death - Death within seen years of marriage otherwise than under normal circumstances - In such case, enquiry is not usually conducted to see whether there is evidence, direct or circumstantial, as to whether offence falls u/s 302 IPC - In cases where there is evidence, direct or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302-- Dowry death - High Court came to a conclusion that it is a case of murder though accused persons were convicted only u/s 304-B IPC - Incident took place 23 years ago - As there is lack of evidence on chain of circumstances it would not be proper for Court to proceed u/s 302 IPC for enhancement of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death due to burn injuries within two years of marriage - Accused husband took deceased to hospital within half an hour and she died after five days - Deceased declared in her dying declaration that she caught fire accidentally - Dying declaration made by deceased before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Judgment on conviction - Mandatory minimum punishment is 7 years u/s 304-B IPC - There is no minimum punishment u/ss 498-A & 201 IPC - Since the sentence u/s 498-A IPC is 2 years R.I and 1 years R.I u/s 201 IPC are to run concurrently - No prejudice whatsoever is caused to accused persons - It is..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry demand - Demand made by accused for running a showroom of shoes cannot be termed to be demand in connection with marriage and is not a dowry demand within the meaning of S.2 of Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison within three years of her marriage - Testimony of all PWs regarding harassment to deceased on account of dowry death vague and general - No evidence on record to prove that `soon before her death' deceased was subjected to cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Cruelty - Dowry Death - Deceased committed suicide by taking poison within 7 years of her marriage - Court acquitted husband and father-i, law - Mother-i, law convicted - Allegations of torture as well as demand of articles by way of dowry against mother-i, law is clear and specific - All PWs..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Incident took place at spur of moment when accused and deceased were standing at bus stand as both are auto drivers - Due to sudden provocation and using filthy language by accused, incident took place - Accused alleged to have inflicted injury on head of deceased by iron rod -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 (Part II)- - Murder and culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Nature of offence - Accused pored kerosene oil on his wife and set her on fire - There was no pre-mediation nor predetermined motive of crime - Accused received the news of his ailing father and wanted to see his father and asked deceased to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Cruelty - General allegation of demand of additional dowry against i, laws - No overt act or specific role assigned to father-i, law and mother-i, law - Acquittal of father-i, law and mother-i, law calls for no interference...........

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