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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'...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 323, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, 181-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 323 IPC - Jurisdiction - All incidents in respect of cruelty, voluntarily causing hurt and breach of trust occurred at matrimonial home at place `J' - Demands of money, gifts and car in dowry were made at place `J'- Nothing in complaint to show that any ill treatment was..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 179-- Stridhan - Denial to return stridhan - Jurisdiction - Court at place where victim is settled and stridhan is not returned has jurisdiction...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504-- Cruelty - Territorial jurisdiction - Accused persons came to parental home of victim and threatened her parents and demanded dowry - When victim was ousted from her matrimonial home, she had no option, but to take shelter at her parental house at Dehradun - Court at Dehradun has territorial..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304B, 498A, 34-- Offence u/ss 302, 498-A, 304-B, 34 IPC - Accused acquitted of the charge u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Leave to appeal not filed by State - Appeal also not filed by complainant against acquittal of accused for said offences - Conviction u/s 302 IPC set aside on ground that death was suicidal - Held,..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498A, 506, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178(b)-- Criminal breach of trust - Territorial jurisdiction - Allegations made in complaint and final report that matrimonial offences were committed while residing at Mumbai, Pune and Chennai - Property entrusted outside the place at `T' - No allegation that consequence of alleged offence resulted at..........

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