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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Unnatural death within seven years of marriage - Immediately after marriage a demand of scooter was made and this demand recurred regularly - Even 15 days prior to death of deceased, she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by accused - Prosecution succeeded in showing or proving..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 34, 149-- Nature of offence - Charge framed u/s 149 IPC, but out of five accused two were acquitted - Even if accused has not been charged with the aid of S.34 IPC, he can be convicted u/s 34 IPC, when evidence shows that common intention was shared by such accused persons to commit the crime - Accused..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of earnings and clothes of deceased - Independent witnesses of recovery not examined as a witness - Prosecution withheld material witnesses from Court - Adverse inference should be drawn against prosecution - Recovery of clothes belonging to deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression "soon before" - "Soon before" is not synonymous with "immediately before" - Time lags may differ from case to case - All that is necessary is that the demand for dowry should not be stale but should be the continuing cause for the death of married woman...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Family members of deceased turned hostile - They denied the fact that written report was filed by them and they also denied the fact that accused has ever made any extra-judicial confession before them - No direct evidence against accused - Moreover, circumstantial evidence also not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Plea of sudden fight - Burden to show that case falls u/s 300 Exception 4 is on accused - No doubt even without leading positive the plea can be substantiated from material on record...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry demand - Death of woman - Any money or property or valuable security demanded by any of the persons mentioned in S.2 of Dowry Prohibition Act, at or before or at any time after the marriage which is reasonably connected to the death of a married woman, would necessarily be in connection with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Incident occurred due to prior enmity - Nothing on record to establish free fight between deceased and accused - Nature of injuries suffered by deceased does not show that injury was suffered accidentally - There are multiple wounds on the body of deceased and his face is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Ingredients of offence u/s 304-B IPC are: (a) death of a woman must have been caused by any burns or bodily injury or her death must have occurred otherwise than under normal circumstances; (b) such death must have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (c) soon before her death, she must..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Reliability of evidence - There is enough evidence on record to prove that accused was responsible for causing death of accused - All PWs supported case of prosecution - Both Courts below have rightly found the evidence of eye witnesses to be reliable which is corroborated by last seen..........

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