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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 300, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Charge of treating wife with cruelty for not bringing enough money from her parents and that on particular day he poured kerosene and set her on fire - Death of deceased within six days of incident - Her dying declaration recorded by doctor who treated her in hospital, coupled with..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, 6-- Misappropriation of dowry articles - Cruelty - Customary gifts made to relatives of husband would not fall within the meaning of 'dowry' under Section 4 of Dowry Prohibition Act - Other items for common use would fall within the meaning of 'dowry'...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, 6, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202, 203, 48-- Complaint under Sections 498-A & 406 IPC - Petitioner has given specific instances regarding the manner in which she was physically and mentally tortured, beaten up and thrown out of house twice - She has given specific dates of demand of dowry and beatings given to her - It has also been stated..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A,, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, 6, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202, 203, 48-- Complaint under Sections 498-A & 406 IPC - At the time of summoning an accused, in a complaint case, trial Magistrate is supposed to look into allegations, as leveled in the complaint or averred at the time when preliminary evidence is led - Trial Magistrate has to be, prima facie, satisfied as to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 167(2)-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Charge sheet not filed within 60 days - Application for bail filed - Subsequently charge sheet filed with addition of offence u/s 302 IPC - Held, as accused was arrested u/ss 498-A & 306 IPC as such charge sheet was required to be filed within 60 days and charge sheet..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 489C-- Counterfeit currency notes - Mere possession of forged counterfeit notes is not sufficient in itself for convicting a person u/s 498-C IPC - In order to prove offence u/s 498-C IPC it must be proved that a person is in possession of forged currency notes and secondly that he has knowledge or..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 498A-- Conviction u/s 302 r/w 34 and 498-A IPC - Husband and in-laws caused physical and mental harassment of wife and committed murder by pouring kerosene and setting her ablaze - Evidence of Magistrate recording dying declaration and doctor sufficient to prove prosecution case - Other circumstantial..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- A person charged and acquitted under Section 304B can be convicted under Section 498A without a specific charge being there, if such a case is made out...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - FIR - Delay - Explanation given not satisfactory - Held, delay in filing FIR is fatal in the case and so as the truthfulness of the prosecution case...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death within 4 years of marriage - Delay of one month in lodging FIR - Delay not satisfactorily explained - No evidence as to demand of dowry - No evidence that deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - Accused..........

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