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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Jurisdiction - Occurrence took place at matrimonial home in State of Andhra Pradesh - Offence of harassment and dowry demand not a continuous offence - Averments in complaint not showing that cause of action arose within the jurisdiction of Magistrate who took..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 384, 323, 506, 34-- Territorial jurisdiction - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 384, 323, 506/34 IPC - Marriage took place at place `D' and thereafter wife began to reside with husband at place `H' - Torture for dowry - Alleged offence cannot be said to have been committed wholly or partly within the local jurisdiction of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, 6-- Jurisdiction - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC and Ss.4, 6 Dowry Prohibition Act - Jurisdiction lies in Court at the place where offence is committed - In the instant case complainant does not claim that she was ever tortured for dowry demand at the place within the jurisdiction of Court `K' - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 420, 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 177-- Offence u/ss 406, 420 r/w S.120-B IPC - Quashing - Appointment of appellant's company as C&F Agent of respondent's company - Agreement entered into at Patna - Letter of appointment delivered in Patna - Part of cause of action prima facie appearing to have arisen at Patna - Magistrate at Patna has..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, 179-- Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC - Jurisdiction - Offence u/ss 406 and 498-A IPC is a continuing offence - Complaint can be filed either at the place where the demand for dowry was made and thereafter causing cruelty for non fulfillment of demand of dowry and also at a place where aggrieved wife was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 195, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 181, 182, 177-- Respondent No.2 alleged that petitioner No.2 made false statement and gave false affidavits in Court - On the complaint filed by Respondent No.2 Court could not have taken any cognizance - Magistrate could not summon petitioner No.2 for offences u/ss 177, 181 & 182 IPC as he could not take..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Not a continuing offence for purposes of creating territorial jurisdiction - If no part of action pertaining to the allegations regarding commission of offence u/s 498-A IPC has arisen in the territorial jurisdiction of a Court then that Court has no jurisdiction to..........

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