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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 23(2)-- Monetary relief - Can be granted to meet the expenses incurred and losses suffered by aggrieved person and child of aggrieved person - Question whether aggrieved person, on the date of filing of application u/s 12 of the Act, was in domestic relationship with respondent is irrelevant...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(f)-- Domestic relationship of husband and wife - Petitioner-wife was in relationship with respondent-husband and for this purpose, she relies upon a marriage certificate issued by Gurdwara - Even though marriage certificate is under challenge in a pending civil suit, but till the same is set aside,..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 18, 19, 20, 22-- Domestic violence - Maintenance to wife and her minor daughter - Validity of marriage - Court dealing with complaint u/s 12 of the Act is not competent to decide validity of any marriage between parties, which could only be done by competent Court in an appropriate proceedings - Since wife had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 17, 19-- Right of residence - Parties never lived together in the property in question - Evidence on record shows that appellant not married with respondent as his wife was alive - Respondent thus has, no right to reside in the property in question - Ex parte order permitting respondent to occupy the..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 26-- Scope - Provision of S.26 of the Act is inserted with an objective that in addition to the provisions of S.12, the aggrieved person is entitled to any relief available u/ss 18, 19, 20, 21 and 22 in any legal proceeding, before a Civil Court, Family Court or a Criminal Court, affecting the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 20-- Domestic violence - Maintenance for aggrieved person is also one of the monetary relief which Magistrate may award to her if it is found that she suffered domestic violence at the hand of respondent - Such maintenance can be an order u/s 125 Cr.P.C. or in addition to such an order or under any..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 21, 23(2)-- Ex parte order - Interim custody of child - Magistrate is empowered to pass an ex parte order in granting interim/temporary custody of any child or children to aggrieved party even basing on the affidavit filed by such aggrieved party without notice to respondent - However, Magistrate has got..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Application u/s 12 of the Act - Maintainability - It is not necessary that at the time of presenting application to Magistrate, woman concerned must be living with respondent under one roof or in a shared household - So long as there is no severance of status between parties, merely because they..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Application u/s 12 of the Act - Limitation - There is nothing in the Act that application u/s 12 of the Act has to be filed within one year from the date of cessation of domestic relationship between aggrieved person and respondent - Contention of husband that proceeding is not maintainable, as it..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(q)-- "Respondent" - Female can be made respondent in the proceeding initiated under the Act, as legislature never intended to exclude female relatives of husband or male partner from ambit of a complaint that can be made under the provisions of the Act against them...........

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