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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Delay in disposal of application - Invocation of jurisdiction of High Court under Article 227 of Constitution of India - If convinced that deserted woman was on verge of destitution, High Court itself has jurisdiction to direct suitable amount of maintenance being awarded and to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - No evidence to prove that wife was subjected to torture and harassment by husband - Wife left matrimonial home on her own - Wife not entitled to maintenance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2003
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Wife alleged to be pregnant at the time of marriage and this fact concealed by wife as such marriage alleged to be invalid - It was difficult to believe that woman who was five months pregnant could conceal pregnancy from husband - Husband cannot be said not in know of fact of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Muslim wife - Husband raising plea of talaq in the past in written statement without any evidence - Plea without evidence not sufficient - Wife is entitled to maintenance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 20(3)-- Unmarried major girl has right to claim maintenance from her father - This right flows from S.125 Cr.P.C. and S.20(3) Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, Section 5-- Muslim woman - Maintenance - Awarded at Rs.500/- to wife and Rs.400/- to son - Contention that no consent of parties as provided under S.5 of Muslim Women Act had been filed and order passed by Magistrate is invalid - Appellant agreeing to continue payment of maintenance to respondent wife till..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Granted by trial Court - Order interfered with by Sessions Court in revision filed by husband - Wife approached High Court but her application was dismissed as time barred without going into merits - High Court ought to have condoned delay and should have decided revision on merits...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Divorced wife - If the divorced wife is unable to maintain herself and if she has not remarried, she is entitled to claim maintenance allowance - A divorced woman continues to enjoy status of a wife for limited purpose of claiming maintenance in view of Explanation (b) to Section 125(1) Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Marriage - Proof - Strict proof of performance of essential rites is not required - The standard of proof of marriage in such proceeding is not as strict as is required in a trial of offence under S.494 IPC - If claimant succeeds in showing that she and respondent lived together as..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Wife alleged second marriage of husband - Wife filed a complaint u/s 494 IPC - Complaint dismissed and husband acquitted - The fact, however, remains in the instant case that the husband is living with another woman - Refusal to live with husband is justified - Wife is entitled to..........

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