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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Conviction of three accused u/s 304 Part I read with S.34 IPC - There was sudden quarrel without any premeditation - Accused Nos.2 & 3 did not cause any injury to deceased or to anybody else - Only allegation against them was that they exhorted their co-accused to shoot at the deceased - No overt..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 302-- Suicidal or homicidal death - Conviction u/s.304B IPC altered to S.302 IPC : (a) Deceased died within 1-1/2 years of marriage by hanging; (b) Opinion of doctor that deceased died due to asphyxia and not by hanging; (c) Post-mortem repot reveals that dupatta that allegedly used by victim to hang..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act arises when prosecution spells out the ingredients of the offence - When there is unnatural death within seven years of marriage but third ingredient that there was demand of dowry soon before death is not proved then presumption u/s 113-B Evidence Act does not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Sudden quarrel - Deceased died of injuries inflicted by accused - Accused convicted and sentenced to 3 years RI on the basis of evidence of injured witness supported by fact that deceased was removed to hospital within half an hour and FIR was lodged..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death of bride by taking poison - Demand of dowry not proved - Accused husband himself took the bride to hospital to save her life - High Court for no reason, characterized this act of accused husband a mere shown in order to avoid suspicion of his involvement in crime - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Death of bride by taking poison - Demand of dowry not proved - Held, accused husband cannot be convicted solely on the ground of his proximity with the victim on fateful night...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Death of bride by taking poison within 14 months of marriage - Prosecution allegations that she was harassed and treated with cruelty on account of dowry demand - Father of deceased who lodged FIR, did not make any mention of alleged demand of dowry before and after marriage - The alleged demand..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Nature of offence - Appellant sat on the chest of deceased and held his head and repeatedly hit it against the ground and also hit his head with stone - No external injury - Injuries were caused not with a stone but it was the concussion and the rough handling by the appellant that led to the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Deceased purchased liquor from the shop of accused and consumed the same in the shop itself - Death after consuming liquor - Accused acquitted as (i) no evidence that deceased purchased liquor from accused - The only evidence was that deceased was seen drinking liquor in the shop of accused; (ii)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - If a demand for property or valuable security, directly or indirectly, has a nexus with marriage, such demand constitutes `demand for dowry' - Cause or reason for such demand is immaterial...........

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