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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106, 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Deceased ended her life within four years of marriage due to poison given or consumed by herself compelled by the circumstances, died in abnormal circumstances about which accused even did not inform the same to her parents - Accused failed to explain as to under..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 304B-- Provisions of Ss.306, 304-B and 498A IPC are independent of each other and acquittal of one does not lead to acquittal on the other - In order to justify a conviction under S.498-A, there must be available on record some material and cogent evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Only the family members speaking about dowry demand and not others - Certainly not a ground to conclude that same throws doubt on the alleged torture...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Where the death of a woman is caused by any harm or bodily injury or occurs otherwise than under normal circumstances within 7 years of marriage and it is shown that soon before her death she was subjected to cruelty or harassment by her husband or any relative for or in connection..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2-- Dowry death - Demand of clothes for family members on occasion of a religious function - It is not a demand in connection with marriage - Death of wife - Customary gifts or payment in connection with birth of a child or other ceremonies unrelated to marriage is not demand of dowry - Offence u/s..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Conviction u/s 304-B, 498-A - Charge u/s 304-B not proved - Accused can be convicted u/s 306, 498-A IPC - Non framing of charge u/s 306 IPC is inconsequential...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386(b)(i)-- Charge u/s 498-A and 306 r/w S.34 IPC - Conviction u/s 304-B IPC - State did not prefer appeal - Appeal filed by accused against conviction u/s 304-B IPC - Held, accused cannot be held guilty of having committed the offence u/s 498-A or 306 IPC on the basis of evidence available on record as their..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Dowry death - Bail - Death of married woman in her matrimonial home - Allegation of demand of dowry made only by some family members of deceased - Post-mortem report and chemical examination report of State Forensic Laboratory, prima facie ruled out question of homicidal or suicidal nature of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A-- Alternative charge - Charge framed u/s 302 r/w S.34 or in the alternative under S.304-B r/w S.34 - Illegality in framing of charge - No such point taken before trial Court or High Court and no prejudice shown in statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Appellants not allowed to raise this point at this stage...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail - Grant of - Offence u/ss 304-B and 498-A IPC - Bail granted under peculiar circumstances - Not indicated as to what were those circumstances - Total non application of mind - Order set aside - High Court directed to reconsider bail application...........

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