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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 11, 19-- Guardianship - Where one of the spouses unilaterally seeking custody of child behind the back of other spouse, sole factor for consideration is the welfare of minor child, regardless of the rights of parents...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9, 25-- Jurisdiction - Custody of minor child - Child residing with his mother since last more than three years, who left the company of her husband not to return again - Father of minor never tried to resolve the dispute and rather filed a suit for judicial separation - Minor parted the company of his..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25- - Custody of child - Welfare of child - Child unequivocally stated in Court that father was not known to him - It means that ever since parties separated, father had never bothered to visit child - When this was the attachment and care of father for his minor son, he certainly not entitled to his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6(a)-- Custody of minor child - Child when not completed the age of 5 years shall ordinarily be with mother - However, Act does not disqualify mother to custody of child even after the latter's crossing the age of five years - Father's suitability to custody is not relevant where child whose custody is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6(a)-- Custody of minor child - Father failed to prove that mother is so unfit to care for the minor child as justifies the departure from the statutory postulation in S.6 of the Act - Reports of Social Worker lucidly indicate that at present child is extremely comfortable and happy in the company of his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6-- Custody of minor child - Visitation rights - Meaning - Right of one parent to visit children of marriage under order of Court - Visitation order is an order establishing visiting times for a no, custodial parent with his or her children - Although no, custodial parent is responsible for the care..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 3, 6-- Applicability of Act - Custody of minor child - Act is not applicable to Christians - In the instant case, Mother is a Christian but in as much as she has not raised any objection to applicability of the Act, it is presumed that child will be governed by Hindu Law...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 4(b), 6(a)-- Guardian - Custody of minor child - S.6(a) of Act preserves the right of father to be the guardian of property of minor child but not the guardian of his person whilst the child is less than five years old as it craves out the exception of interim custody in contradistinction of guardianship in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 21, Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7, 8-- Custody of minor - U/S 21 of 2005 Act, no independent remedy has been provided to seek custody of minor child and jurisdiction has been conferred upon Magistrate to grant temporary custody of child to aggrieved person during the course of hearing of an application for grant of protection order -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 365-- Kidnapping of minor aged 4 years - Offence of kidnapping becomes complete as soon as minor child was taken out of lawful guardianship of his parents/grandfather - Child was recovered from custody of accused after a period of 13 days - Accused rightly convicted...........

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