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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Brother of husband - No material on record to show that brother of husband was also instrumental in making the demand of dowry and harassing the deceased - There is tendency in such like cases to rope in more and more relatives of husband - Brother of husband acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part II, 452, 323, 34-- Conviction - High Court reduced sentence to already undergone - Period already undergone not mentioned - Reasons for reducing sentence not mentioned - Order reducing sentence set aside - Appeal remitted to High Court for decision afresh...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part II-- Death by burn injuries - Husband in order to frighten wife and not to kill her poured kerosene oil and set her ablaze - Situation when went out of control then husband tried to save wife and in that event he suffered two injuries - Accused is liable to be punished u/s 304 Part II and not u/s 302..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Suicide - Merely because it occurred within seven years of marriage it cannot be presumed that it is dowry death - Accused and deceased lived together for over six years and it is preposterous to expect the accused to inflict cruelty on deceased for half thola of gold - Evidence as to illicit..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Bride burning - Dying declaration - Death of deceased within 3 years of marriage by burns - Dying declaration of deceased reliable and recorded in a fit state of mind - Non mention of fit state of mind of declarant insignificant when doctor stated that he was satisfied as..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, 304II, 323, 324-- Murder - Incident occurred all of a sudden on spur of moment - There was a meeting of family members regarding dispute of 'Chabutra' - After the meeting dispersed, accused came over there armed with lathis and caught hold of deceased and inflicted blows with lathis and iron rods - Deceased died on..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304I-- Murder - Grave and sudden provocation - Deceased chided accused of his low caste - Tempers flared up and at the spur of moment accused pulled out a knife and struck deceased and ran away - It is only because of a grave and sudden provocation, given by deceased that appellant reacted - Case of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304 Part I-- Solitary knife blow inflicted in a fit of anger after hot exchanges - Act sudden and unpremeditated - No undue advantage taken of situation - Conviction altered from S.302 to one u/s 304 Part I IPC...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal negligence - Boy aged about 12 years electrocuted and died on the spot due to burning of submersible motor of borewell and grounding of G.I. Pipe in the land belonging to the Trust - Alleged incident occurred as an accidental one and it was not in anticipation of the petitioners nor they..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section S4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Husband kicked wife on stomach who was in advanced stage of pregnancy and causing thereby her death - No evidence that parents of husband abetted his criminal act - No evidence of cruelty or harassment in connection with any demand of dowry soon before her death -..........

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