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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to divorced wife - A woman who has been divorced by her husband on account of a decree passed by Family Court under Hindu Marriage Act, continues to enjoy the status of wife for the limited purpose of claiming maintenance allowance from her ex-husband as per S.125(1) Explanation (b)..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to illegitimate daughter - Father contended that since mother of child is living in adultery and minor daughter is not his daughter, he is not bound to maintain her - Contention rejected, as said contention has no substance in view of S.125(1)(b) Cr.P.C. - Maintenance rightly awarded..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Because of harassment wife could not continue to reside in her matrimonial house - After passing of decree of restitution of conjugal rights, she resided with husband but thereafter she was given ill-treatment and husband expelled from her matrimonial house - With justifiable..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Order as to payment of maintenance from date of order - Maintenance petition decided after 12 years - No reasons as to why maintenance awarded has not been granted from the date of filing of maintenance petition - Matter remitted back to Court concerned with direction to give..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 10-- Maintenance - Striking off defence - Power is not conferred on criminal Court to strike off defence - Proceedings for maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. is criminal proceedings and Family Court while dealing with S.125 Cr.P.C. acts as a criminal Court and not as a Civil Court...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Jurisdiction of Magistrate to award maintenance is not strictly criminal in nature - Remedy provided u/s 125 Cr.P.C. is a remedy to secure reasonable sum by way of maintenance subject to a degree that may be decided by competent civil Court...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife and child - Wife a qualified doctor and admittedly earning salary of Rs.1,35,000 p.m - Maintenance rightly denied to wife - However, wife not placed on record details of expenses incurred for child per month - Since net salary of Husband is almost Rs.5.5 lacs and he is..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Wife income tax payer - Statement of wife recorded in a criminal case reveals that she is living an adulterous life - Dismissal of application - No interference warranted...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Denied on the ground that she had withdrawn from the company of husband without any reasonable cause - However, said fact is disproved by setting aside decree of divorce in favour of husband - It is proved on record that husband deprived wife and son from bare sustenance in..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to children - Father has to provide maintenance to his children - An earning mother does not come u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - However, if she voluntarily gives, that is a different matter...........

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