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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Resort to the Act can be only when there is urgent requirement of wife to be maintained and provided residence when because of domestic violence she had been rendered homeless and she had lost source of maintenance - Domestic Violence Act is not meant to enforce the legal rights of property,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Wife lived with husband in USA for 7-1/2 years - Husband obtained decree of divorce from superior court of New Jersey - Wife filed complaint in the court at Delhi under Domestic Violence Act - Besides husband, father-in-law, mother-in-law and brother-in-law also arrayed as respondents - Both the..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Protection of Woman From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 23-- Interim maintenance - Plea that aggrieved wife was already married and during subsistence of that marriage married the petitioner - Certified copy of marriage certificate of earlier marriage filed - Magistrate rejected prayer of husband by holding that marriage certificate is not a conclusive..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 24, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 18, Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 20-- Interim maintenance - Taking temporary job after separation or upon neglect of husband to maintain the wife - Cannot be termed as her `income' - It is merely an amount received upon the constraint to serve to make ends meet - Such amount can hardly be considered for determining sufficiency of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 23, 29, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397(2)-- Interim maintenance - Granted to prevent the child going into vagrancy because of lack of funds - Order upheld by Sessions Judge - Held, revision not maintainable before High Court...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Interim maintenance - Order as to - Plea of petitioner that he had not committed any act of domestic violence and that she is not justified in claiming that they had thrown her out of the matrimonial home - Petitioner an old man and respondent is a teacher by profession - Petitioner owns 1.54..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 47-- Order of maintenance - Breach of - Limitation period - Commencement of - Held, breach of order need not necessarily be from date of order itself - Said breach could be committed much later than date of order - Considering this aspect that breach can be committed even later legislature in its..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 47-- Order of maintenance - Breach of - Petitioner has failed to pay a single penny to no, petitioner No.1. - Held, on every month, he has committed a breach of order and every month he has defaulted in payment of interim maintenance amount - Hence, application filed u/s 125(3) Cr.P.C. is well within..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 20, 23-- Interim maintenance - Magistrate is empowered to grant interim maintenance to aggrieved person - While finally disposing of an application Magistrate is also empowered to grant monetary relief...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 23, 37-- Interim maintenance - Exparte ad interim maintenance can be granted - Filing of separate application for interim relief u/s 23 not necessary - However opportunity of hearing has to be afforded to respondent before granting interim relief...........

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