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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2020
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9, 12, 25(1), Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 13-- Custody of minor child - Jurisdiction - Petition, in case of guardianship of minor, is to be filed in the Court under whose territorial jurisdiction the minor, ordinarily resides - If such application relates to property of minor there are two fora and applicant may chose either of the two,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7(i)(a)(g), 20-- Jurisdiction of Family Court - Proceedings qua custody or access to minor child - Jurisdiction in relation to proceedings qua custody or access to any minor child have essentially to be determined by Family Court and it cannot fall within domain of Child Welfare Committee in terms of S.2(14)(ii)..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of child - Affluence and capacity of a person to provide minor child all comforts cannot be criterion of letting him retain custody of minor child...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of child - Paramount consideration has to be welfare of child - Welfare of child thus, construed in its widest sense and would include within its ambit financial and physical comforts besides minor child's emotional needs including his/her age, gender and most importantly to ascertain..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of minor child - Mother of child was murdered and father of child is serving a sentence for the said murder - Paternal grand uncle and aunt of child cannot be kept on same pedestal as maternal grandmother - Minor child cannot left in care and custody of her father's uncle and aunt when her..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Habeas corpus - Petition seeking custody of a minor child is maintainable u/art 226 of Constitution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 12-- Custody of minor - Child directed to be admitted in boarding school by High Court - Marital discord between parents - Appeal against the order of Family Court that custody of child is given to mother till she reaches age of 11 years is pending before High Court awaiting final decision - High Court..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25- - Custody of child - Claimed by father - Mother of child died in accident and father sustained injuries, which resulted in child residing with her maternal grandparents/appellants - Child continued to remain with temporary custody of appellants since then i.e for about 5 years now - Even though..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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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
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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..........

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