ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Marital relationship - Husband denied the marital relationship with wife as she was earlier married to his elder brother, who died and as a sympathy he took care of her - However, various documents on record show that opposite party No.2 is wife of revisionist - Documents on record..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - While granting maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C., wife would be entitled to lead a life of similar status while staying separately as she would have while continuing in matrimonial home...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and son - Monthly gross salary of husband Rs.61,000 after deductions in the nature of Provident fund, gratuity, medical insurance and company incentives - Said deductions cannot be discarded while assessing the income of husband for the purposes of grant of maintenance to wife..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Unmarried daughter - Can be treated as a dependent upon her father within the meaning of S.20 of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act and therefore, entitled to maintenance from her father...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 127-- Maintenance to wife - Enhancement - Liability of husband to pay installments by obtaining various loans etc. is no reason to deny maintenance to wife - Maintenance enhanced from Rs.8,500 to Rs.12,000 p.m from the date of passing of impugned order...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Interim maintenance to wife - Decree of divorce passed on ground of desertion by wife - Wife not entitled for any maintenance prior to passing of decree...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Plea of husband that he has no means to pay as he does not have a job cannot be accepted if husband is healthy, able bodied and is in a position to support himself - He is under legal obligation to support his wife as wife's right to receive maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C.,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Husband getting salary to the tune of Rs.17,564/- p.m. - Maintenance of Rs.4,000/- p.m. granted to wife by Family Court - High Court without indicating any reason reduced the maintenance to Rs.2000/- p.m. after retirement of husband - Husband had taken voluntarily retirement after..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Divorced Muslim woman is entitled to maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. till her re-marriage...........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Cannot be denied to wife on the ground that husband has no means of income - Husband is duty bound to maintain his wife and for that he may even work as a labourer or do any other kind of lawful work - Husband cannot refuse to maintain his wife by stating that he has no means of..........