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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Domestic violence - Complaint - Quashing of proceeding - There is an allegation of demand of dowry and also misbehaving complainant/respondent by way of using filthy language, involving her dignity - Held, criminal proceeding cannot be quashed against i, laws at this stage - Petition dismissed...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3-- Domestic violence proceedings and complaint u/s.498-A IPC - Contention that since same allegations are made by respondent in domestic violence proceedings and complaint filed u/s.498-A IPC, therefore, either of proceedings need to be stayed - Held, purpose behind both proceedings is altogether..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 19-- Police inducted respondent No.6 in the house of petitioner, without any order ever passed under provisions of Act - Petitioner lived in the house with his widow mother - Respondent No.6 instituting several proceedings against husband and claiming to be wife of petitioner - Petitioner's application..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Domestic violence - Quashing of criminal proceedings - Petitioners/accused are Nanads and Nandois of respondent No.1/complainant - Marriage of petitioners had taken place much prior to marriage of respondent No.1 - Petitioners have been residing at different places than that of complainant - No..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 23(2)-- Maintenance - Ex parte interim maintenance - Can be granted even without issuing notice - However, said order is to be made absolute with or without modification, after service notice on the respondent - For passing ex parte interim order, Magistrate has to subjectively satisfy himself as to the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 23(1)-- Maintenance - Petition by wife - Respondent not appearing - An ex parte order as per rule 12(3) can be passed u/s 23(1) of the Act - If respondent on appearance makes an objection, after hearing the respondent, an appropriate order can be passed as per S.23(1) of the Act...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(a), (q), 3, 12-- Domestic Violence - Complaint against female relative of husband - Only if a complaint filed either by an aggrieved wife or a female living in a relation in the nature of a marriage, a female relative of the husband or the male partner could be arrayed as a respondent - In no other case, a female..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 2(q)-- Female relatives of husband - Can be arrayed as respondent to the application u/s 12 of the Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12,23(5)-- Domestic Violence - Report of protection officer - Question as to whether at the time of issuance of notice i.e. taking cognizance on the complaint, Court is duty bound to issue notice to the respondent only after the report of the Protection Officer is received? - Matter referred to Division..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 2(f)-- Domestic relationship - Arises in respect of an aggrieved person if the aggrieved person had lived together with the respondent in a shared household - This living together can be either soon before filing of petition or `at any point of time' - `At any point of time' means where an aggrieved..........

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