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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Suicide - Three dying declarations - Nothing against husband in first dying declaration - In the subsequent two dying declarations it was stated that she committed suicide because there used to be quarrels between her and her husband - Benefit of doubt given to accused in view of different dying..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Conviction u/s 304-B, 498-A - Charge u/s 304-B not proved - Accused can be convicted u/s 306, 498-A IPC - Non framing of charge u/s 306 IPC is inconsequential...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Cruel treatment to wife - As a result thereof she committed suicide within one year of marriage - Presumption u/s 113-A Evidence Act arises that husband abetted the suicide - Husband convicted u/s 306 IPC...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 107, 109-- Dowry death - Married woman committing suicide - Trial of husband and relatives - Husband absconding and spreading rumour that wife died due to snake bite - According to medical evidence death was due to hanging - Allegation of husband that wife had relations with doctor and that she committed..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306, 34-- Dowry death - Married woman committing suicide - Charge of cruelty and abetment of suicide against husband and relatives - Relatives not living with them and element of sharing of intention not proved against them - Benefit of doubt given to relatives - Same benefit cannot be extended to husband..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 222(2), 464-- Dowry death - Charge u/s 302 and conviction u/s 306 IPC - Accused can be convicted for an offence for which no charge was framed if Court is of opinion that no failure of justice would in fact occasion - Failure of justice would not occasion if main facts sought to be established against accused..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 302-- Dowry death - Charge u/s 302 and conviction u/s 306 IPC - Wife tortured and humiliated for bringing inadequate dowry - Victim found hanging from ring of roof of house of accused and there were injury marks on her body - Circumstances relatable to Section 306 IPC put to accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 386(b)(i)-- Charge u/s 498-A and 306 r/w S.34 IPC - Conviction u/s 304-B IPC - State did not prefer appeal - Appeal filed by accused against conviction u/s 304-B IPC - Held, accused cannot be held guilty of having committed the offence u/s 498-A or 306 IPC on the basis of evidence available on record as their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Death by burning - Demand of money to raise some construction - Not dowry demand - Conviction of appellant merely on the strength of some letters written to father - Father of appellant also received burn injuries when he tried to save the deceased - Purported demand made by husband had no direct..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - Deceased was pregnant at the time of suicide - A young pregnant woman having a child in the womb would not commit suicide unless she was compelled to do so - Conviction upheld...........

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