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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death by burn injuries - Prosecution of husband and his sister - Allegation of maltreatment and harassment in connection with demand of dowry - Demand of scooter and video from father of deceased - Conviction - Appeal against - Defence that house of accused caught fire and deceased..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- FIR - Dowry death - Delay of more than one day in lodging FIR - Delay not explained satisfactorily - FIR loses all its corroborative value and authenticity...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Burn injury - Acquittal of husband, his parents and brother - Deceased suffered 100% burn injuries in house of accused - Evidence of parents and brother of deceased that deceased was harassed on account of dowry demand did not appear to be worthy of credence - Victim got admitted in..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 34-- Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B r/w S.34 IPC - Appeal against - Petitioner only son and no one else to look after old parents and minor children - Half of the sentence undergone in jail - Petitioner ordered to be released on bail during pendency of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Incident within statutory limit - Conviction of husband, his father and mother - Acquittal of brother of husband - Case of mother and father identical to that of brother - Acquittal of brother on finding that demand of dowry not specifically established - Conviction of father and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Provisions of Ss.498-A & 304-B are not mutually inclusive - Both the provisions deal with two distinct offences - Cruelty is common essential to both the provisions and that has to be proved - Explanation to S.498-A gives meaning of cruelty whereas there is no such explanation of cruelty in..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Husband wanted wife to bring a sum of Rs.One lakh from her father for setting some business - It has nothing to do with dowry...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, 6-- Dowry death - Death within 7 years of marriage - Demand and harassment and cruelty towards deceased - Conviction of husband, father-in-law and mother-in-law - Letters written by deceased revealed torture and harassment undergone by deceased - Genuineness of letters not challenged - Letters..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A-- Dowry death - Demand of colour television about 2-1/2 months earlier - This is not demand for dowry immediately before death - Demand of colour television can be a form of cruelty punishable u/s 498-A IPC - Presumption under S.113 Evidence Act applies - Act of appellant would be punishable u/s 306..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased did not commit suicide - Cause of death neurogenic shock - If death is not by suicide then there can be no conviction u/s 306 IPC - However, when it is proved that appellants with a view to meet their demand of Rs.20,000/- and a golden ring, which was not satisfied, harassed..........

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