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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Unnatural death - Mere fact that deceased happened to be a young woman does not lead to the inference that she had died an unnatural death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Essential ingredients of the offence u/s 304-B are : (i) death should be of burns or bodily injury or has occurred otherwise than under normal circumstances; (ii) within seven years of marriage; and (iii) that soon before her death she had been subjected to cruelty or harrassment by her husband or..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302,304-- Part I -- Murder - Exception - Burden of proof - Held, obligation to prove an exception lies on an accused - Onus of proof which accused has to discharge is not as strict as in case of prosecution which had to prove its case beyond doubt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Father of deceased filed complaint making allegations of harassment against husband and three others - No allegation of harassment in complaint against mother-in-law at initial stage - Mother-in-law acquitted by giving her benefit of doubt...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part-II - Quarrel between accused and his wife on the spur of moment - Accused assaulted his wife and also his mother who tried to intervene with sharp edged weapon - Child of accused woke up and started crying, whereafter accused caused two injuries resulting in the death of child - However,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part II - Nature of offence - Minor scuffle - Thereafter respondent No.1 alongwith others went home and came back armed with a farsa and allegedly caused death of deceased by giving repeated blows on the vital part - Held, there was some amount of pre-mediation on the part of respondent No.1 when..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Murder Case - Circumstantial evidence - Accused convicted on basis of three dying declaration made by deceased i.e. one before doctor, second before PSI and third before Executive Magistrate - All dying declarations were consistent with regard to the fact that accused poured..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- High Court altered conviction from S.302 to S.304 Part I IPC and sentenced to rigorous imprisonment for 10 years - High Court passed judgment and order with cogent reasons - No scope for interference - However, sentence reduced to already undergone which is more than six years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Murder - In the instant case, deceased was working in the house of accused as maid, as was she was absent from duty, accused went to the house of deceased and asked her to join duties and altercation took place - As deceased was doing cooking work at that time, accused picked..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Reduction in sentence - Accused convicted u/s 304 Part I read with S.34 IPC - There was sudden quarrel without any premeditation - Sentence of accused No.1 reduced from 10 to 5 years in view of his tender age at the time of incident and he facing protracting trial...........

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