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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34-- Dowry death - Demand of dowry - Evidence of relative witnesses - Entire case of prosecution is based on statements of PW2, complainant and PW3 - Statements of Both PW2 and PW3 suffer from various material improvements and are contradictory to the documents available on record - Father of deceased..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - No evidence on record to establish that deceased died otherwise than under normal circumstances - No external injury on the person of deceased narrated by doctor - Cause of death not certain and natural disease process can be the cause of death - Prosecution also failed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - (1) Fight on spur of moment; (2) Neither there was any motive nor any intention to eliminate deceased; (3) No enmity of any kind with deceased; (4) Accused had gone to take possession of cattle shed and not with an intention to kill any one; (5) inspite of accused armed with..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B- - Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - Deceased died within one year and one month of her marriage under abnormal circumstances - Allegation of cruelty and harassment are general in nature and no specific time, date, month or event mentioned with regard to cruelty and harassment made against..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Presumption - To establish offence u/s 304-B IPC, presumption u/s 113-B of Evidence Act cannot be raised against accused until independently offence u/s 498-A IPC is proved by leading evidence to specific allegation with regard to time and date of such demand and cruelty..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Free fight between two groups - Injuries suffered by both the sides are on record - Accused who suffered knife injury in the incident caused death of one of deceased by firing several shots there by exceeding right of private defence - It is not a case of culpable homicide not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression `soon before death' - Use of word `soon' not to be in terms of days or months or years but as necessarily indicating that demand for dowry should not be stale or an aberration of past, but should be continuing cause for death u/s 304-B IPC or suicide u/s 306 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `shown' used in S.304-B IPC has to be read to mean `prove' - Burden of proof weighs on husband to prove his innocence by dislodging his deemed culpability - It would not be appropriate to lessen husband's onus to that of preponderance of probability as that would annihilate the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B- - Dowry death - Cruelty - Deceased committed suicide within one year of her marriage by consuming some poisonous substance - Deceased was pregnant at the time of her death - Complainant admitted that there was no demands of dowry before or at the time of marriage - Only two prosecution witnesses..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Nature of offence - Accused caused death of his wife by inflicting three blows on the head of deceased with basola which is a sharped edged weapon - Injuries caused on vital part of body - Accused had the intention to cause death of deceased - It cannot be said that incident took place in a sudden..........

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