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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 26, Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 13, Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 17-- Divorce by mutual consent - Custody of minor male child given to mother and father given visiting rights - Wife getting better job in Australia - Wife wanted to take child to Australia - Child stated in Court that he wanted to live with mother - Wife gave an undertaking to bring the child to India..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Jammu and Kashmir Criminal Procedure Code, 1989, Section 488, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 20-- Maintenance of minor child - Liability of father - Father is under moral and legal obligation to maintain child - Obligation of father to maintain his child does not shift to any other person including mother having custody of the child - Plea that he is jobless and pursuing higher studies not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 9, 12, 17-- Child - Custody - Merely because the father has love and affection for his children and is not otherwise shown unfit to take care of the children, it cannot be necessarily concluded that welfare of the children will be taken care of once their custody is given to him...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9, Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 5, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 7, Rule 11(d)-- Minor child - Mother seeking custody from father - Visiting rights given to mother during pendency of said petition - Challenged on ground of jurisdiction as child at the moment residing at Lucknow with aunt - Held, child where at present residing is not her permanent place of residence but only..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 10-- Custody of minor child - Mother alongwith two other accused committed murder of her husband - Mother convicted and in jail - Interim custody of child given to grand father and not to maternal grand father who was involved in murder but acquitted - Held, moral and ethical values have to be taken..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25, 19, 24-- Child - Custody - Death of mother - Child remained with maternal grand parents for 12 years who looked after welfare and gave proper education - Father of child undergoing second marriage - Child opted to live with maternal grand parents - Custody given to father as (1) Maternal grand parents were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 12, 25, Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 13, 6-- Minor - Custody - Wishes of child - Male child of 6 years refused to go with father or to stay with him - Child stated that he was happy with his maternal grand-parents and would like to continue to stay with them - Held, it will not be proper to give custody of son to his father...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Child - Custody - Paramount consideration is the welfare of the child - Minor children being citizens of Canada would be looked after well by the mother in Canada - Conduct of Respondent No.4 before High Court and in tutoring the children clearly shows that it would not be in the interest of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 13, Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 17-- Male child of 10 years - Custody - Given to father as wife having strained relations with husband left the matrimonial home at Allahabad when child was 3 years of age and getting divorce - Child remained with father who looked his welfare and gave him education in good school - Mother working as..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6A-- Minor - Custody - Habeas Corpus petition - Custody of minor below 5 years should ordinarily be with mother - Word `ordinarily' does not mean `necessarily' - Mother herself left house of husband after one month of birth of child - Detention of child by father is neither illegal nor could it be said..........

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