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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 - 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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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..........
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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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Demand of dowry from father, mother, brother etc. of deceased and not from the deceased - Any demand to them is as good as a demand to the married woman since she is the one to suffer in case demands are not met...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty or harassment - Need not always be demonstrated in the form of physical violence - In case a married woman goes out of her in laws house and i, laws make demand for dowry as a pre-condition for taking her back and even a Panchayat was held at local level to sort out the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201-- Dowry death - Deceased died within 4 months of marriage - Evidence on record shows that there had been demands of dowry - Cruelty and harassment soon before her death against deceased also proved - Ingredients of S.304-B established - Husband and father-i, law convicted - Conviction of brother and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Anticipatory bail - Double murder - Election dispute - Session judge rejected anticipatory bail filed by accused - However, High Court without appreciating nature of offence and gravity of accusations against accused persons, enlarged them on anticipatory bail - High Court ought not to have..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Act of defamation does not come within purview of official duty and therefore, sanction for prosecution u/s 197 Cr.P.C. is not required...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34-- Cruelty - Forcible administering of poisonous substance - Entire case sought to be made by PW3 about her being poisoned was disproved by forensic evidence - PW3 made several improvements in her statement - Previous to incident there was no complaint regarding cruelty by PW3 - FIR was registered..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 29, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- document - Matter expressed or described upon substance may be a document but not the substance over which the matter is expressed or described...........

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