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MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 26, 31 -- Wife seeking certain reliefs - Husband already filed matrimonial proceedings which are pending - Proceedings cannot be transferred to Family Court - Though Family Court where proceedings for judicial separation is pending is also empowered to address the grievance of Domestic violence, but wife may..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2008
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 17, 19 -- Right of residence - Under the Act wife not only acquires a right to be maintained but also acquires the right of residence - Said right extends to joint properties in which husband has a share - However, wife cannot claim a right of residence in the property of her mother-in-law...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22 -- Application u/ss 12, 17, 18, 19, 20 & 22 of the Act - Notice u/ss 12 & 13 issued - Proceedings under the Act are essentially civil in nature and it is only for the purpose of cutting down procedural delays that powers have been conferred on a Magistrate under the provisions of Cr.P.C...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22 -- Application u/ss 12, 17, 18, 19, 20 & 22 of the Act - Notice u/ss 12 & 13 issued - Application u/s 482 Cr.P.C. does not lie against merely issuance of notice as no cognizance has been taken by the Court...........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 23, 29 -- Scope - Order u/s 23 is appealable - Revision against such order is not maintainable...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12(3) -- Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Rules, 2006, R.6 - Complaint - `As nearly as possible' - Intention of Legislature was not to reject complaint for not filing complaint in prescribed form II...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12(3) -- Complaint - Aggrieved person can file complaint directly to Magistrate or can approach Protection Officer in case of emergency...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12(3) -- Complaint - Verification - Not on the complaint itself - However in support of the complaint an affidavit filed swearing contents of the complaint - Amounts to sufficient compliance of prescribed procedure...........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 17 -- To claim protection of S.17 of the Act a woman has to establish two facts namely: (i) that her relationship with the opposite party is a 'domestic relationship ' and (ii) that the house in respect of which she seeks to enforce the right, is a 'shared household'...........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2007
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 17, 2(f) -- Legal marriage between parties - After marriage, husband and wife visited many places - On return husband not allowing wife to reside in shared household - Held, it is status of wife which gives her right to live in shared household - Contention of husband that wife was not entitled to shared..........

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