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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Dowry demand and death of victim - Test of proximity - Proximity test has to be applied keeping in view the facts and circumstances of each case - Facts must show the existence of a proximate live link between the effect of cruelty based on dowry demand and the death of the victim...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Deceased got married to A1 - Victim found missing and her body later on recovered from Hussain Sagar - Case registered on complaint of father that deceased committed suicide because of harassment - As regards harassment testimony of PW1, 3, 5 and 6 not admissible as they stated that deceased had..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Accused charged with an offence u/s 304-B IPC - Offence u/s 304-B not proved - Cruelty to wife proved - Accused cannot be convicted u/s 498-A IPC as charge under this section was not framed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death within one year of marriage - Suicide note left by deceased did not implicate husband in any manner - Allegations of cruelty and harassment by family members of deceased against accused for non-fulfilment of demand for money to buy a plot - In a case of dowry death or abetment to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 2, 3, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry - Agreement - Plea that there must be an agreement for dowry - Not necessary to have an agreement - Definition of dowry to be interpreted with other provisions including Section 3 of 1961 Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Unnatural death with seven years of marriage - Conviction on the basis of letters - In letters it was no where mentioned that she was harassed on account of demand of dowry or that there was demand of dowry - Oral evidence also did not show if any demand for money or dowry was raised by any of the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Accused 61 years old lady - No specific role attributed to her in the occurrence in which her daughter-in-law was humiliated - Petitioner in custody for six months - Bail allowed...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Accused demanded Rs.1000/- after six months of marriage and Rs.5,000/- six months later - On both occasions accused got money from his father-in-law - Thereafter for two years there had been no demand of dowry or a demand for anything resembling dowry - This is not a type of demand..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 201, 34-- Offence u/s 498-A, 304-B, 201/34 - Cognizance taken by Magistrate - Petition to quash proceedings against petitioner - Case against other accused except husband of victim ended in acquittal - Statement of witnesses u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and depositions before Court and judgment of acquittal not showing..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, 34-- Additional charge u/s 302/34 framed at the stage of arguments in a trial u/s 304-B and 498-A - Prosecution as well as defence not leading any further evidence - Accused convicted u/s 302 r/w S.34 IPC - Conviction set aside as no opportunity to cross examine witnesses on additional charge was given..........

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