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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 17, 19-- Right to residence - Claim by divorced wife - A divorced wife cannot claim right to residence u/s 17 of Act and consequently a residence order u/s 19 of the Act although she is an "aggrieved person" and pray for other reliefs including monetary relief if a case of `domestic violence' is..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Domestic violence - Divorced wife is entitled to institute a proceeding under the Act for various reliefs thereunder, provided she is able to establish that she is subjected to domestic violence as defined u/s 3 the of Act...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3, 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Domestic violence - Applicability of S.468 Cr.P.C. - Period of limitation prescribed u/s 468 Cr.P.C. for launching prosecution in respect of offences specified therein cannot be applied to an application u/s 12 of Domestic Violence Act which is neither punitive in nature nor reliefs penal in..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3-- Expression `domestic violence' yields to myriad manifestations - It relates to physical abuse, sexual abuse, verbal and emotional abuse or economic abuse - Said expression embraces relationship where parties had lived together in past on account of marriage or like relationships...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 26-- Permanent alimony - Divorced wife is entitled to claim permanent alimony post divorce, as such claim is a continuing one which continues from day to day - Institution of proceeding by aggrieved lady to such relief cannot be said to be impermissible on the ground that she has been divorced and no..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3-- Domestic violence - Economic abuse - Denial of economic support/sustenance to a divorced wife living penury would amount to `economic abuse' constituting domestic violence under the Act, as continuity of joint residence in a shared household or domestic relationship inter se is not a sine qua non..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3, 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Domestic violence - Limitation - Domestic violence in the form of `economic abuse' continued even after divorce on a day to day basis and proceedings u/s 12 of the Act cannot therefore be said to be time barred on that score...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Divorced wife - A divorced wife can set up a claim under the Act as an aggrieved person provided that she alleges that she has been subjected to any act of domestic violence by husband while she was in domestic relationship with him...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 23-- Divorced wife - Interim maintenance - Wife subjected to an act constituting domestic violence while she was in domestic relationship with the respondent during subsistence of marriage - Held, application is maintainable - Award of Rs.5000/- as interim maintenance against husband whose take home..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 21, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Proceedings u/s 12 of Act of 2005 - Matter referred to Lok Adalat - Award passed by Lok Adalat - Award passed by Lok Adalat on a reference made by Criminal Court is deemed to be an order passed by Criminal Court - Order can be enforced in the manner provided for enforcement of orders u/s 125..........

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