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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 10-- Custody of minor - Mother of minor girl abandoned her just after 21 days of her birth - She went to Australia leaving minor in the custody of her parents i.e maternal grandparents - No application for custody of child filed by mother before Court below - Even father of minor also not came forward..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7-- Explanation (g) - Jurisdiction of Court - Custody of child - Family Court has jurisdiction in respect of suit or proceeding in relation to guardianship of person or custody of or access to any minor - However, said provision does not determine jurisdiction of Guardians and Wards Act...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7-- Jurisdiction of Court - Custody of child - While determining jurisdiction of Court to entertain application u/s 7 of the Act on the ground of residence, what is material is actual residence of minor at commencement of proceedings and not a legal or constructive residence of such minor unless where..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7(g), 8-- Restoration of petition for custody of child - Petition dismissed for no, prosecution - Claim of husband irrespective of its title, in relation to guardianship of minor child or custody of child or access to minor child could have been entertained by Family Court as jurisdiction vested in said..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 511-- Kidnapping - Removing own minor child from shoulder of wife - Does not amount to either removing minor out of custody of lawful guardian or one of kidnapping - Offence u/ss 363, 511 IPC not made out against accused - Proceedings quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 12, 7, 17, Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6, 13-- Interim custody of minor daughter - Welfare of child is paramount consideration - Merely because appellant is father and natural guardian of minor or that he is financially sound, will not be a consideration for granting interim custody to appellant - Rather overriding consideration while deciding..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 12, 7, 17, Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6, 13-- Interim custody of minor daughter - Welfare of child is paramount consideration - Presently, minor is under the care by her maternal grand parents and her maternal uncle - Fact that minor was visibly shaking, trembling and petrified in presence of appellant-father and kept on crying continuously,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Custody of minor son-- Claimed by mother - Minor son in custody of father - Interim custody during his summer vacation given to mother - However, if during summer vacation, son is undergoing any essential summer courses, that period will be excluded (not exceeding one month) - Father directed to pay a sum of Rs.50,000..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 26, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Custody of minor child - Application pending before family Court u/s 26 of HMA, 1955 - Writ of habeas corpus by father - When application is pending before family Court, any issue raised in the proceedings is to be decided by such Court in accordance with law - However, there is no occasion for..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25-- Custody of child - Territorial jurisdiction - Minor child was forcibly taken away by father from Sirsa, which is parental town of mother - Court at Sirsa thus, has jurisdiction to entertain petition for custody of child...........

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