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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion on the part of wife - No evidence of wilful desertion by wife constituting animus deserendi - Wife was treated with cruelty on account of demand of dowry - Filing of proceedings under Domestic Violence Act proved that she was maltreated and ousted from matrimonial house after..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 19, 20, 21, 22-- Monetary relief - Claim by divorced woman - Woman having lived in a domestic relationship with a male is entitled to claim monetary relief under the Act irrespective of fact that status of matrimonial relationship survives or not - Divorced woman, held, entitled to claim monetary relief under the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 19, 20, 21, 22-- Monetary relief - Mere fact that Family Court awarded maintenance to wife and minor child u/s 125 Cr.P.C. cannot disentitle them from claiming monetary relief under the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Domestic violence - Unsuccessful divorce proceedings cannot adversely affect the maintainability of application filed under the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22-- Domestic violence - Maintenance - Husband contracted second marriage during subsistence of first marriage - Cruelty on wife stood established - Such act constitutes mental domestic violence - Wife held, entitled to seek maintenance under the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005-- Application under the Act - Amendment - Court under the Act has power to allow amendment of complaint if amendment becomes necessary in view of subsequent event or to avoid multiplicity of litigation, thought such power to allow amendment has to be exercised sparingly and with caution under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005-- Application under the Act - Amendment - When separate application qua reliefs sought by way of amendment is maintainable then amendment should be allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 20, 28-- Application filed u/ss 18, 20 of Act - Proceedings are governed by Cr.P.C. - At the same time, it cannot be disputed that these proceedings are predominantly of civil nature...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Domestic violence - Interim maintenance - Husband threw his wife and child out of matrimonial home after subjecting her to mental and physical cruelty - No evidence on record that wife was earning 6,600 p.m, as contended by husband - There is no need to prove that domestic violence report should..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 31-- Interim protection order - Violation of - Materials on record established no mala fide intention on the part of husband to disobey interim protection order for taking cognizance u/s 31 of the Act - Rather, it is prima facie established that husband took sincere steps to comply with the directions..........

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