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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 482-- Territorial jurisdiction - Quashing of FIR - Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 of D.P. Act - Offence committed at place `I' - Proceedings pending in Court at place `J' quashed on ground of lack of territorial jurisdiction...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 363-- -Revision - Dismissal of appeal against acquittal - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 363 IPC - Appeal filed against judgment of acquittal after almost 2 years - No explanation given for such inordinate delay and petitioner was well versed with the progress of case - It is thus not a fit case for..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, 179, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Jurisdiction - Cruelty - Due to mental cruelty wife living in a different city - Not a continuing offence - Court at the place where wife is living has jurisdiction only when there is specific case of physical or mental torture at the place where she is living...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 34 IPC - Territorial jurisdiction - Suicide was committed at place `A' - Police at place `A' closed the case after inquiry u/s 174 Cr.P.C., as none of family members of deceased raised any suspicion over death of deceased - There is no evidence of it being a continuing..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Order taking cognizance - Quashing of order - Court while exercising jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C., cannot judge veracity, reliability and truthfulness of alleged dying declaration - At this stage only prima facie case is to be seen - Moreover, applicants have got a right of discharge..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute - Compromise arrived at between parties - Though offence u/s 498-A IPC is no, compoundable offence, but there should be no impediment in quashing of FIR u/s 482 Cr.P.C., if Court is otherwise satisfied that facts and circumstances..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Compromise - Quashing of FIR - Matrimonial dispute mutually and amicably settled between parties - Continuation of proceedings arising out of FIR in question would be an exercise in futility - It is a fit case for Court to exercise its inherent jurisdiction - FIR..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 302, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Appeal against acquittal - High Court dealt with appeal in a very cursory and casual manner without adverting to legal contentions and evidence on record - Appeal dismissed by passing a cryptic order - High Court failed to exercise its appellate jurisdiction properly - Impugned order of High Court..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 506 IPC - Allegations against distant relatives of husband by estranged wife - Once such a glaring fact situation comes to notice of Court, it become its constitutional obligation to come to rescue of an accused, while exercising its inherent jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C.,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Jurisdiction - Money deposited in a bank at place `B' in pursuance of demand made at place `J' and received there - Cause of action cannot be held to have arisen at place `B'...........

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