Showing : 1-10 of 143 Results

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Custody of child-- Writ petition - Maintainability - Power of High Court in child custody matters in granting writ is qualified only in cases where detention of a minor by a person who is not entitled to his legal custody...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Custody of child-- Writ petition - Maintainability - Death of mother of child - Appellants are sisters and brother of mother of child who do not have any authority to have custody of minor child - Father on the other hand is having legal right to claim custody of child as per S.6 of Hindu Minority and Guardianship..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to minor child - Child living with mother - Earning mother should contribute towards the expenses of the child but the expenses cannot be divided equally between the two as mother who has custody of child not only spends money on the upbringing of the child but also spends substantial..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 17-- Custody of minor child - Crime alleging dowry death under further investigation against father - Merely because crime alleging dowry death is under further investigation, claim for custody of minor ward cannot be denied to father if he is otherwise legitimately entitled to custody especially when..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 17-- Custody of minor child - Registration of crime under the provisions of POCSO Act against parent of the ward - Shall not be reckoned as a ground for rejecting claim of parent for custody of child unless there are reliable materials capable enough to convince allegation of sexual abuse...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of minor daughter - Claimed by mother - Father of child had forcibly taken custody of his 2 years and 2 months minor daughter - As per S.6 of the Act, custody of child who is less than five years of age shall ordinary remain with mother - Moreover, where a child is of a very tender age,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6-- Custody of minor girl - Claimed by father - Father living an immoral life, as he is living with another woman in live-i, relationship and got a child also from that woman, without obtaining any decree of divorce from her legally wedded wife and also labeled as a habitual drunkard - Welfare of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9-- Custody of minor child - Actual place of residence of minor at the time of filing application does not necessarily determine jurisdiction of Court...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9-- Custody of minor child - Expression `ordinarily resides' connotes a regularly settled home and not a place of stay where children are obliged to dwell by force of circumstances or compulsion of employment of parents...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9-- Custody of minor child - Place of residence of natural guardian does not determines jurisdiction of Court u/s 9(1) of the Act...........

Showing : 1-10 of 143 Results