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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 17-- Custody of minor child - Welfare of child is the paramount consideration while handing over custody or appointing guardian - Religion of child is one of the determinants and is not the only determinant...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 17-- Guardianship - Custody of minor child - Father of child murdered her wife - Both the maternal and paternal grandmothers claiming custody of child - Mentally both the grandmothers are capable of taking care of minor - However, false allegation of molestation of child is made against family of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 7, Rule 11, Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 9, 11, 25, Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6(a)-- Rejection of plaint - Custody petition - Petition by wife - Both husband and wife acquired USA citizenship - Even, marriage of parties took place first in USA and first child of parties was born in USA - Simply because marital discord took place between parties later on, which made wife flee from..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9-- Custody of child - Pre-requisite for maintainability of application u/s 9 of the Act before District Court is that minor must ordinarily reside within the jurisdiction of said Court...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9, 25, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 7, Rule 10-- Return of plaint - Territorial jurisdiction - Custody of minor - Child ordinarily residing with mother at Chandigarh when he was removed by father to Kalka - Therefore, Chandigarh Court has jurisdiction - Even otherwise, Chandigarh and Panchkula are adjoining cities - There is hardly distance of..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 23-- Custody of minor - Custody u/s 23 of PWDV Act is only interim subject to commission of Domestic Violence - Whereas, custody of child u/s 25 of G&W Act is not interim, rather it only intends to take away a ward from the custody of either of spouse or guardian and taking into consideration the..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 23-- Custody of 4 years old child - Mother of child lived separately being harassed by her i, laws including her husband - She has a independent source of income - Merely because child lived for 1 year with his father, itself would not be sufficient to deny custody to mother - Interim custody granted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Custody of child-- Child removed and brought to India by mother from the custody of father citizen of UK - Custody of minor girl with her mother being her biological mother is lawful - Merely because foreign Court passed an order directing mother to produce the child before it, would not render the custody of minor..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Triple murder case - Once the dying declarations of deceased are duly proved, it is admitted that deceased were in the custody of accused - It is for the accused to show that the facts were otherwise - Failure of accused to explain how deceased met with unnatural death due to burn injuries..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 21, 12-- Interim custody of child - Petition by father - Court u/s 21 of the Act can pass order granting temporary custody of child - However, Act is not a final remedy for custody and guardianship issues of a minor child - S.7 of Family Courts Act vests jurisdiction in Family Court to decide suits or..........

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