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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Husband obtained a decree for dissolution of marriage from competent Court in USA - Held, wife is incompetent to lode a complaint for offence u/s 498-A IPC...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177-- Territorial jurisdiction - Marriage took place between parties at Delhi - Cruelty to wife took place at Delhi - Wife left the matrimonial home and started living at Mohali - Anandpur Sahib Court would have no jurisdiction to try the present case - Only Delhi Courts can try the present case as it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 406 IPC - Jurisdiction - Marriage solemnised in Punjab - Complainant right from the marriage and her husband lived with her in-laws in Punjab - Husband died - Complainant now residing in Rajasthan - All the alleged acts of cruelty had taken place in the State of Punjab - No..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 506, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of FIR - Petitioners are mother-in-law, brother-in-law and sister-in-law of complainant - Challan filed - Complainant living separately with her husband - Earlier litigation was also with her husband only - Complaint filed after 17 years of marriage - No previous history of any such..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, 6, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 473, 468-- Matrimonial offences - Time barred complaint - Court should be liberal in extending period of limitation in matrimonial offences...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Application u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. moved by father of victim - On perusal of contents of complaint prima facie a cognizable offence made out - Held, complaint u/s 498-A IPC can be filed by father of the victim...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Allegation of cruelty - Quashing of complaint - Records clearly indicate that there are no specific allegations against petitioners in respect of ill treatment either mental or physical torture meted out to respondent No.2 - Material on record does not disclose that any specific ill treatment and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/s 498-A & 406 IPC - FIR lodged after six months of incident - Quashing of FIR - Family members of wife making all efforts to arrive at a settlement with husband - If a complaint had been filed during this period there was every possibility of not entering into any settlement with husband..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(2), 482-- Offence u/s 498-A & 406 IPC - Quashing of FIR - High Court obtaining report from Investigating Officer who reported that no case is made out - FIR quashed on that ground - Order of High Court set aside - Held, High Court is not entitled to consider investigation report before same is filed before..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Jammu and Kashmir Criminal Procedure Code, 1989, Section 561A, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A- - Quashing of complaint - Allegation of cruelty - - There is no specific allegation against petitioner - The only allegation against petitioner is that she used to tell her friends that her brother had not accepted complainant as her Bhabhi - Complaint however, does not say a word about this fact..........

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