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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: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 354(6)-- Maintenance - Court can grant maintenance either from date of order or from date of application - As per S.354(6) Cr.P.C. Court should record reasons in support of order passed by it, in both eventualities...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - For awarding maintenance from date of application, express order is necessary...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Appellant wife had worked before marriage and had not done so during her marriage - There is no evidence of her income during the period the parties lived as man and wife - Held, circumstances justify grant of maintenance from date of application...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Wife living separately due to harassment by her husband - Wife claiming maintenance - Merely because wife was earning something it would not be a ground to reject her claim for maintenance - Husband earning monthly salary of Rs 20,268 and also having rental income from property -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Proceedings u/s 125 Cr.P.C. are summary in nature and it is not necessary for Court to ascertain as to who was in wrong and minute details of matrimonial dispute between husband and wife need not be gone into...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Inability to maintain herself is the pre-condition for grant of maintenance to wife - Wife must positively aver and prove that she is unable to maintain herself in addition to the fact that her husband has sufficient means to maintain her and that he has neglected to maintain her -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Grant or refusal - Magistrate should record reasons - Maintenance can be awarded from the date of order or from the date of application - For awarding maintenance from the date of application, express order is necessary - No special reasons, however, are required to be recorded by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 354(6)-- Maintenance - Application for grant of maintenance decided by Family Court after 9 years - Most of the time husband had taken adjournments and sometimes Court dealt with matter showing total laxity - Held, Family Judge is expected to be sensitive to issues as he is dealing with extremely delicate..........

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