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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 406, 498A-- Suicide at her parents house - Complaint against accused that they were not satisfied with dowry and they were harassing the deceased, consequent to which she developed depression - Case of accused that deceased was a schizophrenic psychotic patient with cyclic depression and was under medical..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Conviction set aside by High Court - State appeal - No evidence to connect accused with offence under section 498-A - No evidence to suggest that soon before occurrence deceased was subjected to torture and harassment - Medical evidence also ambiguous - No interference in order of acquittal...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Cruelty soon before death - Wife committing suicide while she was at her parents house - Wife was not allowed to enter matrimonial house unless demand of a scooter and cash of Rs.20,000/- is met - As wife was not allowed to enter house of her in-laws unless demand is met as such it amounts to..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Acquittal - Revision against - At the instance of complainant - In absence of legal infirmity either in the procedure or in the conduct of trial, there is no justification for the High Court to interfere in its revisional jurisdiction - High Court should not reappreciate evidence to reach a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Bride burning - Kerosene sprinkled and match stick lit - Conviction of A1 and A2 father and mother of husband - Victim told this fact to PW1, PW4, PW5 and PW6 who came on spot - Medical Officer PW9 recorded statement that A1 and A2 poured kerosene on her and set fire - Similar statement recorded..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- A person charged and acquitted under Section 304B can be convicted under Section 498A without a specific charge being there, if such a case is made out...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - FIR - Delay - Explanation given not satisfactory - Held, delay in filing FIR is fatal in the case and so as the truthfulness of the prosecution case...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death within 4 years of marriage - Delay of one month in lodging FIR - Delay not satisfactorily explained - No evidence as to demand of dowry - No evidence that deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment soon before her death in connection with demand of dowry - Accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113A, 113B-- Dowry death - Taunted by remarks that she was from a hungry (poor household) and had not brought much - Not an act of cruelty which could be termed to be a demand for dowry soon before her death - This can be termed cruelty of the type punishable u/s 498-A Explanation A - Presumption u/s 113-A may..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Husband and his mother taunting bride on small issues - Accused rejected gifts brought by parents of bride on various occasions - Bride committed suicide - It is not dowry death - Conviction u/s 304-B IPC set aside and accused convicted u/s 498-A IPC...........

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