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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178(c)-- Cruelty - Dowry demand - Jurisdiction - Offence was a continuing one having been committed in more local areas and one of local areas being at place `B' - Entrustment of Streedhan was also at place `B' - Held, S.178(c) Cr.P.C is attracted and proceedings at place `B' are within jurisdiction...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 407, 178(c)-- Transfer of case - Permissibility - Matrimonial dispute between husband and wife - Complaint field by wife against her husband for offences u/ss 498A, 406 IPC at place `G' - Complaint shows that alleged acts of cruelty had taken place in matrimonial home of wife situated at place `N' - No..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 504, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Quashing of proceedings - Applicants-accused persons were brother-i, law and sisters-i, law having no connection in domestic affairs of husband and respondent-wife - They were not members of same household - Allegations leveled against them are general and sweeping in nature - Held, it will not be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 406, 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(4)-- Cognizance of offence - Territorial jurisdiction - Wife leaving her matrimonial home and returning to her parental place - Court at the place of parental place has jurisdiction to investigate and try case...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177-- Jurisdiction - Demand of dowry made twice at place `K' - Held, Court at place `K' has jurisdiction to try the case...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178, 179-- Dowry demand - Jurisdiction - Demand of additional dowry started from the date of marriage within District of Mainpuri and demand of dowry continued - Held, Court at Mainpuri have jurisdiction...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 313, 323, 406, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 179-- Dowry demand - Wife tortured and assaulted for demand of dowry at Gurgaon - She was refused to be keet in the house till demand was fulfilled - Wife compelled to live with her parents at Lucknow - Held, Court at Lucknow has jurisdiction to try the offence...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 504 & 506 IPC and Ss.3/4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Territorial jurisdiction - Act of dory demand and harassment was either made at Lucknow or at Jaipur - No mention in FIR that offence was committed partly at Jaipur and partly at Varanasi - No whisper that offence is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 184-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Jurisdiction - Dowry demand at Ahmedabad - Bride left the matrimonial home and came to reside at Jodhpur and staying there with her parents - FIR lodged at Jodhpur - Held, Court at Jodhpur has jurisdiction since it is a continuous offence...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Maltreatment or cruelty - Jurisdiction - Complainant in his application did not aver a single word that any of the accused demanded any dowry from him or from the deceased at his house situated in Aligarh - No part of alleged offence committed by any of the accused in Aligarh - Held,..........

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