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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death within two years of marriage - Maltreatment for bringing insufficient dowry - Insecticide found on post mortem - FIR lodged after a day of death - All ingredients of S.304-B IPC proved - Mere delay in lodging FIR not fatal to prosecution case - Conviction upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 228, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Charge u/s 304-B but conviction u/s 498-A IPC - Charge not framed u/s 498-A - Held, that accused can be convicted u/s 498-A IPC though no specific charge was framed u/s 498-A IPC - Held, that appellant was not only aware of the charge of cruelty but he got and availed the opportunity to defend..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 216, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Charge framed u/s 498-A IPC - Application to take cognizance u/s 304-B also - No evidence that death had occurred under abnormal circumstances - Petition dismissed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of share of wife in the ancestral property - Not a dowry demand...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - For conviction for demand of dowry it is not always necessary that there be an agreement for dowry - Even demand of dowry on other ingredients being satisfied is punishable...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - In cases of dowry deaths and suicides, circumstantial evidence plays an important role and inferences can be drawn on the basis of such evidence - That could be either direct or indirect...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- In order to attract S.30-4B IPC, the following ingredients are to be satisfied; (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 7 years of the marriage; (iii) Soon before her death, the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 12, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Juvenile - Bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Bail cannot be refused on the ground that offence committed is a heinous crime - Bail can be refused if (1) the release is likely to bring him into association with any known criminal; or (2) expose him to moral,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Soon before her death - Meaning - Would normally imply that the interval should not be much between the concerned cruelty or harassment and the death in question - There must be existence of a proximate and live link between the effect of cruelty based on dowry demand and the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Gifts given at the time of birth of a child - Such gifts are not enveloped within the ambit of dowry...........

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