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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Suicide by married woman within one year of marriage - Evidence of close relatives that she was subjected to physical violence and mental harassment soon before death for not bringing full amount of promised dowry - Evidence of prosecution supported by inquest panchanama which..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Unnatural death within a short time of marriage - If there are serious allegations of cruelty Court should be more circumspect in applying the provisions of Ss.304-B and 498-A IPC as death within seven years of marriage attracts the presumption of law against the accused...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 306, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Suicide - Merely because it occurred within seven years of marriage it cannot be presumed that it is dowry death - Accused and deceased lived together for over six years and it is preposterous to expect the accused to inflict cruelty on deceased for half thola of gold - Evidence as to illicit..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty - Dowry death - Bride burning - Dying declaration - Death of deceased within 3 years of marriage by burns - Dying declaration of deceased reliable and recorded in a fit state of mind - Non mention of fit state of mind of declarant insignificant when doctor stated that he was satisfied as..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section S4, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption - Husband kicked wife on stomach who was in advanced stage of pregnancy and causing thereby her death - No evidence that parents of husband abetted his criminal act - No evidence of cruelty or harassment in connection with any demand of dowry soon before her death -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Cruelty - Death of wife by hanging - Prosecution of husband and parents - Appellant was staying with his adoptive father and had shifted to place of his natural father only 15-20 days before date of incident - Evidence to show that allegations of taunting on deceased for not bringing..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Unnatural death due to asphyxia as a result of hanging within seven years of marriage in her Sasural - Demand of Rs.20,000/- after marriage and on non fulfilment cruelty committed - Mother-in-law, brother-in-law and married Nananad of deceased never made any direct demand - Innocence..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 156(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Order u/s 156(3) with a direction to police for investigation for an offence u/s 498-A, 304-B IPC - Petition for quashing order - Deceased married and died at the age of 24 years - Though post mortem revealed no injury on any part of body of deceased but viscera preserved for chemical analysis -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Bail - Cancellation - Offence u/s 304-B, 498-A IPC - Bail granted to husband on the premise that he was a juvenile - It was later on found that he was not juvenile - Application for cancellation of bail dismissed on the ground that accused had neither attempted to tamper with the evidence nor has..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 304B, 318, 201-- Charge framed u/s 498-A, 304-B, 318 and 201 IPC - Conviction u/s 302 and 318 IPC - Accused cannot be convicted u/s 302 IPC without there being a charge framed for the offence u/s 302 IPC - Case remanded for decision afresh...........

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