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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - Every member of the family may not be fully and equally guilty - The degree of involvement may differ - as an associate, as a silent witness, as a conniving witness and so on...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - There is possibility of members of the family having varying roles, active and passive - Depending on the nature and extent of involvement, a person may be punished for an offence u/s 498-A or S.304-B or S.306 of IPC or S.4 of Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961 - A dowry..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - No complicity of family members demanding any additional dowry - No evidence of silent or conniving participation of family members in demand of dowry - Absolutely no evidence to suggest that family members actively or passively treated the deceased with cruelty or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Family members - Living together - By itself does not lead to conclusion that each of the family member was involved in demanding additional dowry and also behaving in a cruel or humiliating manner towards the deceased - To bring home the charge u/s 304-B IPC there should be some..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 221, 222-- Dowry death - Suicide within two years of marriage - Charge u/s 304-B - Beatings given to wife were not in connection with demand of dowry - Offence u/s 304-B IPC not proved - Accused guilty of offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Accused convicted u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC instead of the graver offence u/s..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A- - Dowry death - Cruelty - Death due to poisoning in matrimonial home within 1-1/2 years of marriage - Presumption of S.113-B Evidence Act attracted - Ample evidence to prove that deceased was subjected to cruelty & harassment for demand of dowry soon before her death as proved by PWs - FSL report..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased informed her parents whenever she was maltreated by accused on the ground of bringing insufficient dowry - Report for maltreatment not lodged as deceased and her parents did not want to make things public - Held, non lodging of report with the police before her..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498, 34-- Dowry death - Cruelty - If husband compels his wife to bring dowry, only husband will be guilty - Any other member, who may have silently connived with husband while living together under one roof, cannot be held guilty for dowry death - There must be positive and specific demand of dowry by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Father-i, law did his best to save deceased by carrying her from one hospital to another to provide her best possible treatment - This fact is a strong mitigating circumstance even if it is presumed that father-i, law silently connived with husband - Held, conviction and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 53, 54, 107, 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 354, 498-- Adultery - Bald allegation that appellant is living in illicit relationship - Held, in such situation, there is no scope for the respondent to invoke S.107 CrPC and contend that he acted by virtue of authority vested in him...........

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