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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..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 323, 504, 506, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- -Territorial jurisdiction - Quashing of charge-sheet - Wife forced to leave matrimonial home and to live with parents at Dehradun - Demand of dowry continued on phone calls by the husband and father-i, law - Held, Court at Dehradun has jurisdiction to try the case - Petition dismissed...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
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..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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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..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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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
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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..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 179, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Territorial jurisdiction - Prima-facie allegations made in complaint and material collected during investigation revealed that a part of cause of action arose in Bangalore - Held, court at Bangalore has territorial jurisdiction to entertain complaint...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 384, 323, 506, 34-- Territorial jurisdiction - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 384, 323, 506/34 IPC - Marriage took place at place `D' and thereafter wife began to reside with husband at place `H' - Torture for dowry - Alleged offence cannot be said to have been committed wholly or partly within the local jurisdiction of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
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..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 177, 178, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Territorial jurisdiction - Conduct of A1 in sending PW1 out of house in view of her failure to bring additional dowry as demanded and further threatening her on her life in the event of her making any effort to come back empty handed and plight of victim necessitating her to take shelter..........

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