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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- 'Soon before death' - These words do not lead to fixation of a time frame - It will depend upon the facts and circumstances of each case - No hard and fast rule of any universal application can be laid down by fixing any time limit...........
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 - In order to attract the provisions, one of the essential ingredients is that the `woman' must have been `soon before her death' subjected to cruelty or harassment `for, or in connection with the demand for dowry...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act - Presumption available only on proof the necessary essentials viz. (1) The question before the court must be whether the accused has committed the dowry death of a woman (This means that the presumption can be raised only if the accused is being..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Nothing on record to show that any demand of dowry was made soon before death - S.304-B IPC is not attracted...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - FIR registered against husband and his mother - Challan submitted only against husband - Court summoned mother as additional accused on the application moved u/s 319 of the Code as it appeared to the court that mother committed offence - Summoning order set aside - Held, it was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- A person charged and acquitted under S.304B can be convicted u/s 498A without that charge being there, if such a case is made out - If the case is established, there can be a conviction under both the sections...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - No evidence that deceased was put to any harassment or cruelty by husband - Deceased seen quite happy and found dead in morning when her husband was sleeping - Allegations of demand of dowry and that husband had illicit affair with some other lady not proved - Presumption u/s 113-A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 304B-- Letter written by deceased that she may have to get a gold ring but wherefrom will she get the money for buying it - Held, there is no reference to any demand of money by the present appellant - Appellant acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Conviction by trial Court - High Court decided appeal without discussing the acceptability of D.W's examined to rebut the presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act - Matter was remanded - High Court again upheld the conviction - Held, that High Court has not discussed the evidence in detail - It has..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Conviction - High Court dismissed petition of accused without giving reasons as to how it was without any substance - Relevance of dying declaration and its effect not considered by High Court - Order of High Court convicting appellant set aside - Case remanded back...........

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