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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 20(3)-- Maintenance to unmarried major daughter - Once children attain majority they would cease to get any benefit u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - However, as long as daughter remains unmarried and unable to support herself, even though qualified, an obligation is cast upon her father to maintain her - Unmarried major..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(5), 127-- Cancellation of maintenance order - Divorce on ground of adultery passed in favour of husband after passing of order of maintenance - Order of civil court granting divorce on the ground of adultery attained finality - It is not necessary for husband to lead evidence again in the proceeding before..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Wife failed to join husband in spite of there being order passed u/s 9 of Hindu Marriage Act - Thus, she is not entitled to maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - Application rightly dismissed qua wife...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to daughter - Husband tried to conceal his actual income - However, husband admitted his share in agricultural land and its produce and that he is working in factory - Considering minimum wages prevalent in State, income of husband cannot be considered less than Rs.12,000 p.m - Court..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Cannot be refused merely because wife not obeying the decree of restitution of conjugal rights passed against her, particularly when appeal against said decree is pending...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Wife filed application on the allegation that husband turned her out of matrimonial home and re-married - However, husband stands acquitted in case of bigamy filed against him by wife - Even otherwise, significant agricultural land has devolved upon wife from her father's..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 20, 22, 26, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7(2)-- Jurisdiction of Family Court - Application u/s 125 Cr.P.C and Ss.18, 20, 22 of PWDV Act - Family Court has jurisdiction to try application u/s 125 Cr.P.C by virtue of S.7(2) of Family Courts Act - In view of S.26 of Domestic Violence Act reliefs claimed u/ss 18, 19, 20, 21 & 22 can also be sought..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 20, 22, Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 19(4)-- Dismissal of petition filed u/s 125 Cr.P.C. and Ss.18, 20, 22 of PWDV Act in Family Court - Appeal - Relief sought under PWDV Act is adjunct to relief sought u/s 125 Cr.P.C - Since an appeal against an order passed u/s 125 Cr.P.C is barred by virtue of S.19(2) of Family Courts Act, remedy of..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(4)-- Maintenance to wife - Adultery - Living in adultery denotes a continuous course of conduct and not isolated acts of immorality - An act of isolated lapse would not disentitle wife to claim maintenance - Onus is on husband to establish that wife is living in adultery - Evidence which creates some..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(4)-- Maintenance to wife - Adultery - Unsuccessful attempt by husband in levelling disgusting accusations of unchastity entitles wife to live separately from husband and to claim maintenance from him...........

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