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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178-- Complaint on allegations of cruelty - Territorial jurisdiction - Complainant alleged that couple was residing at Asansol when she was tortured by her in-law as apart from her husband - Held, complaint must be taken on its face value to find out whether Court has jurisdiction to entertain said..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 323, 120B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 482-- Dowry demand - Wife forced to leave matrimonial home and she came to her parental home where she received threatening telephone calls - Court at the place of parental house has jurisdiction - No ground to quash FIR...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Quashing of order - Accused allegedly tortured victim on account of non-fulfillment of dowry demand - Magistrate, having found prima facie case against accused, took cognizance u/s 498-A Indian Penal Code, vide impugned order - Held, impugned order of Magistrate cannot be sustained under law as..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181(4), 179, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406-- Jurisdiction - Return of Stridhan at the place of present residence - Court at the place of present residence has jurisdiction where consequence of alleged torture ensued though the Stridhan property was retained at another place...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 read with S.34 IPC - Territorial jurisdiction - Offence of cruelty is not a continuing offence - Offence is triable by Magistrate having territorial jurisdiction of area wherein cruelty is alleged to have been committed and not at the place wherein complainant wife resided..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC is not a continuing offence for determining the territorial jurisdiction of Court - No part of offence is alleged to have been committed at the place where wife came back to live with parents - Court at the place where parents of wife live has no jurisdiction - Proceedings..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 307, 406-- Quashing of complaint and summoning order - Complaint filed at Kapurthala Court u/ss 498A, 307 and 406 of IPC - Accused residing at Bhawanigarh tehsil which was beyond the jurisdiction of concerned Magistrate - Magistrate issued summoning orders without complying mandatory provisions of S.202(1)..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34-- Exclusion of time spent in prosecuting case in a Court having no jurisdiction - Held, in computing period of limitation, time during which petitioners have been prosecuted in a Court having no jurisdiction have to be excluded...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC and Ss.3, 4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Jurisdiction - Telephone threats received by wife while she was living with her parents - Accused husband and mother-in-law did not visit wife at her parental house - Plea that telephone threats would amount to cruelty, totally misconceived..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178(c)-- Territorial jurisdiction - FIR lodged by wife for offences indictable u/ss 498-A and 506 IPC - Complainant wife left matrimonial home at Vadodra and started living in parental house at Gwalior - Specific allegations that accused husband had come to her parental house and assaulted her - Held,..........

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