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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 179-- Offence u/s 498-A IPC - Jurisdiction - Court at place where wife takes shelter after leaving or driven away from matrimonial home on account of acts of cruelty committed by husband or his relatives, depending on factual situation, also has jurisdiction to entertain complaint u/s 498-A IPC...........
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..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Territorial jurisdiction - Dowry demand - Wife was forced to leave her matrimonial home at `M' - Wife returned back to her parental home in `S' and filed complaint there - Since, consequence of offence which was committed at `M' occurred at `S', therefore, Court at `S' will have jurisdiction to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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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
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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..........
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: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A-- Dowry death - Maltreatment or cruelty - Jurisdiction has to be decided on the basis of place of occurrence of the incident and not on the basis of where complaint was filed...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178(c),179, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 498A-- Cruelty - Territorial jurisdiction - Harassment and cruelty as alleged was caused to opposite party No.2 at the hands of accused-petitioners at her sasural situated in Distt. Lakhisarai and she was driven out from there by them by snatching her personal belongings and she, ultimately, reached at..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178-- Demand of dowry - Ill treatment and cruelty at the hands of husband and his relatives at matrimonial home - Wife forcibly taken to her parental home with a threat of dire consequences for not fulfilling their demand of dowry - Complaint against husband and his relatives at Court at parental home -..........

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