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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 178, 179-- Cruelty to wife - Private complaint - Territorial jurisdiction - Averment in complaint that husband came to house of complainant's father and repeated his earlier remark that child did not match his face and she carried sin of somebody else - Complaint filed in court of Magistrate within local..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3)-- Criminal complaint - Territorial jurisdiction - Magistrate without taking cognizance forwarded complaint to Police for investigation - Police is bound to investigate even if it was of view that it had no territorial jurisdiction - Investigating agency is required to place the facts elicited in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 181-- Territorial jurisdiction - Criminal breach of trust or criminal misappropriation - Court's power to inquire or try an offence - S.181(4) Cr.P.C. deals with the Court's power to inquire or try an offence of criminal misappropriation or of a criminal breach of trust if the same has been committed or..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 498, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4, 6-- Jurisdiction - Offence u/ss 406, 498-A IPC and Ss.4, 6 Dowry Prohibition Act - Jurisdiction lies in Court at the place where offence is committed - In the instant case complainant does not claim that she was ever tortured for dowry demand at the place within the jurisdiction of Court `K' - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(i)(b)-- Divorce - Desertion - Decree granted by Court having no territorial jurisdiction - Objection with regard to territorial jurisdiction not taken in trial Court - Objection cannot be taken in appeal for the first time unless prejudice was caused to the aggrieved party...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177-- Jurisdiction - To constitute the territorial jurisdiction, the whole or a part of 'cause of action' must have arisen within the territorial jurisdiction of the court and the same must be decided on the basis of the averments made in the complaint without embarking upon any enquiry...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Jurisdiction - Place where an offence has been committed plays an important role - If an accused shifts his residence outside the territorial jurisdiction of the Court concerned then in such a case, the Court in whose territorial jurisdiction drawee bank i.e. bank of the..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - After taking of cognizance of offence, it is not open to Courts to suo moto throw out the criminal complaints abruptly by declaring that they do not have the territorial jurisdiction to deal with the matter...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 178, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406-- Territorial jurisdiction - Parties married at Jalandhar thereafter living in Canada - Demand of dowry made in Canada - FIR lodged at Jalandhar - FIR quashed, on the ground that larger part of offence was committed in Canada...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Lack of territorial jurisdiction - Quashing of further proceedings - Matter is only at threshold stage of investigation - Held, further investigation cannot be quashed on ground of territorial jurisdiction for police to investigate...........

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