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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2020
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Complaint u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC and S.4 of 1961 Act - Jurisdiction of Court - Appellant living in Delhi - Place of occurrence as per FIR was Meerut - Court at the place where wife resides after leaving matrimonial home has jurisdiction to entertain a complaint u/s 498-A IPC - Case ordered to be..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 27, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Territorial jurisdiction - Complaint u/ss 27, 12, 17, 18 to 20, 22 & 23 of PWDV Act and FIR u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Quashing of complaint and FIR - Complainant is the aggrieved person who is resident of Delhi, where incidents/acts of domestic violence had occurred - Averments in FIR also..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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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
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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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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..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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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..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, 179-- Cruelty - Jurisdiction - FIR registered at Rohtak - Acts of cruelty and ill treatment meted out to complainant at the behest of petitioner continues both in Delhi and Rohtak - Offence in this case was a continuing one, being committed in more local areas and one of local areas being Rohtak - Held,..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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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
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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..........

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