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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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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
Details
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Charge u/s 304-B - Charge not proved - Cogent evidence on record to prove charge u/s 498-A - Though no charge was framed u/s 498-A yet this would not be taken as a technical flaw for holding him guilty because S.498-A is a lesser offence in nature...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Death within 10 months of marriage - Death under abnormal circumstances - Medical opinion of death from asphyxia and body being burnt after death - Dead body not found in kitchen but in room bolted from inside - Piece of electric wire found near body - Room broken open by PW 13 when..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Acquittal u/s 304-B - Accused can be convicted u/s 498-A even if no charge was framed if such a case is made out...........

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