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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Merely because deceased survived for sixty two days and his condition was stable when he was discharged from hospital, Court cannot draw an inference that intended injury caused was sufficient in the ordinary course of nature to cause death so as to attract S.300 clause (3) IPC..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 34-- Offence u/s 304(Part I) IPC - Common intention - Both the accused came together armed with firearms and indiscriminately fired from their country made pistols at deceased and his wife respectively - Conduct of accused and the manner in which crime was committed is sufficient to attract S.34 IPC as..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Death by hanging - Allegation that all accused joined together and demanded huge amounts from deceased in the form of dowry - Since deceased was not able to meet out their demand, she committed suicide - However, nothing stated in complaint with regard to demand of dowry..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - `Soon before death' - Victim approached her parental home just five days before occurrence and narrated her maltreatment and harassment at the hands of accused for demand of dowry and thereafter she committed suicide by consuming poison - Such act of deceased squarely falls within..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage by consuming poison - Specific allegations on record regarding demand of motorcycle and cash soon before occurrence - Mere fact that no complaint was moved or no Panchayat was held during the lifetime of deceased is no ground to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Accused claiming parity with co-accused on account of acquittal - Demand of dowry is not attributable to relatives of accused in the absence of specific attribution - Moreover, demand of motorcycle is definitely attributed to accused being beneficiary of said demand - Accused cannot..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Reduction of sentence - Deceased committed suicide by poisoning - Occurrence took place more than 13 years back - Deceased left one years old child at the time of occurrence, which is being looked after by accused - Accused also faced agony of proceedings for the last 13 years - Some..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression `Soon before' is not synonymous with `immediate before' - There must be existence of proximate and live-link between fact of cruelty based on dowry demand and death concerned...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 201-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Circumstantial evidence - Deceased found missing while travelling in train along with accused - Dead body recovered after 6 days from the railway track not proved to be of deceased - No allegation of cruelty or harassment for or in connection with dowry demand made against..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Expression "soon before her death" - Need not necessarily mean immediately before death, but can even be stretched to a period which can be found to be reasonably close to the death of deceased...........

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