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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 hanging within six months of marriage - Demand of dowry - Not believable as after marriage accused had purchased a house with his own income - It means that accused was also well off to make his living - When accused and his family members are financially well off, the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Junior Auditor in Co-operative Societies married daughter of a labourer - Death of bride by burning - It is unbelievable that accused would demand dowry when he knew from very beginning that his father-in-law is a poor labourer - Offence u/ss 304-B and 498-A not proved...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dowry death - Death by burning - Junior Auditor in Co-operative Societies married daughter of a labourer - It is unbelievable that accused would demand dowry when he knew from beginning that his father-in-law is a poor labourer - Accused rushed deceased to hospital and sent information to her..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Deceased found hanging from a ceiling fan with saree - Cause of death strangulation - Death within four years of marriage - Death in matrimonial house - Husband, his both parents and sister tried for offence - Husband convicted while others acquitted - Appeal by husband and State -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, 306-- Dowry death - Circumstantial evidence plays an important role - Inferences can be drawn on the basis of such evidence which could be direct or indirect - Conduct of husband and other relatives also plays a vital role in coming to the conclusion of the guilt...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Conviction of relative of husband of deceased - Accused lived in different village and had nothing to gain from dowry articles - No particular time and date of harassment meted out by accused given and no complaint was ever made to police or to any other responsible officer as to when dowry was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34-- Offence u/s 304-B, 498-A/34 IPC - Mother-in-law seeking anticipatory bail - Deceased committed suicide when she was at parents house for about one month - Allegations in FIR were against husband who is already in custody - Prima facie there is no proximate or live link between the conduct of..........
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..........

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