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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Defence plea that burn injuries received due to accident of bursting of stove - One hardly hears of a stove burst unless a bride gets burns - One wonders why only the brides, subjected to cruelty in relation to demands for dowry, become victim of stove bursts in their matrimonial..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Dying declaration recorded by doctor in presence of brother of husband that she caught fire due to accidental burst of stove - Later on dying declaration recorded by CJM where deceased stated that husband, his mother and brother poured kerosene oil and set her on fire as their dowry..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Lady of 80 years old - Suffering from various age related ailments - She had been in jail for more than one year - Bail granted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/ss 304-B, 498-A IPC - Appeal against - Only bread earner of the family - Held, not a ground for grant of bail during pendency of appeal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail during pendency of appeal - Serious offence committed - Bail application not to be decided leniently during pendency of appeal - Seriousness and gravity of the offence must be looked into before granting the bail...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Dowry demand - Gap of one year - Harassment one year prior to death without something more cannot be considered to be a cruelty which had been inflicted soon before the death of the deceased - It does not satisfy the proximity test...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry demand - There is sufficient evidence relating to demand of dowry though for the purpose of S.304-B, the evidence is not sufficient - Offences relatable to S.304-B not established - Conviction can't be made thereunder...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Ingredients of the provision of S.304-B IPC are : (i) The death of a woman must have been caused by burns or bodily injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (ii) Such death must have occurred within seven years from the date of the marriage'; (iii) Soon before her death, the woman must..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Soon before - Cruelty or harassment should be `soon before death' - Soon before is a flexible term - Its application would depend upon the factual matrix obtaining in a particular case - No fix period can be indicated therefor - It must undergo the test known as `proximity test' -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Death not within seven years of marriage - Cruelty not inflicted soon before death - Neither presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act is available nor it can be concluded that appellant is guilty of offence u/s 304-B IPC...........

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