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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and minor daughter - Husband is working as Constable in RPF and getting monthly salary between 30,000 to 35000 p.m - It is thus, proper to fix Rs.8000 as monthly maintenance to wife payable by husband - However, maintenance of Rs.2000 to minor daughter which is already fixed by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and minor daughter - Remand of case to SDJM by High Court - Validity - Respondent is legally wedded wife of appellant, as per finding recorded by High Court - It is thus, not proper to remand the matter to SDJM for further inquiry and instead should have fixed maintenance..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 126(1)-- Maintenance - Jurisdiction - S.126(1) does not contemplate a permanent place of residence - Wife is entitled to maintain petition both at the place where husband is residing as also at the place where she is residing - Even a place where wife is for the time being residing would confer..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Application for summoning certain documents regarding income of husband - Documents in question required for accurate assessment of financial status of husband - Application for summoning of documents allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Marriage - Proof - Strict proof of marriage not necessary in proceedings u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - When parties live together as husband and wife, there is presumption that they are legally married couple for claim of maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - In the instant case evidence of wife, birth..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Denied on the ground that there is no legal marriage between parties - However, strict proof of marriage is not required in proceeding u/s 125 Cr.P.C - Moreover, witnesses for wife in course of their evidence have stated about marriage between parties as per Hindu rites and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and child - Husband cannot be allowed to shirk his responsibility of paying maintenance to his wife, minor child and parents by availing loans and paying EMIs thereon, which would lead to a reduction of his carry home salary...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and child - Income - Husband failed to place on record his ITR and computation sheet to establish his exact income and liabilities - Contention raised that he has the responsibility of looking after his old aged parents and sister is not sustainable...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and child - Quantum - Carry home salary of husband Rs.1,16,885/- per month - Maintenance payable to wife and child enhanced to Rs.20,000/- to wife and Rs.8,000/- to child - Enhanced maintenance will be payable from the date of passing of order by High Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Quantum - Maintenance granted on the basis of notional minimum income of husband as per current minimum wages - Not tenable - Maintenance must be fixed by having regard to viz. (a) living standard of husband and his family; (b) his past conduct in protracting disposal of maintenance..........

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