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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - If a man is healthy and able bodied, he must be held to be possessed of means to support his wife, child etc. - Even husband may be insolvent or a professional beggar or a minor or a monk but he must support his wife so long as he is able bodied and to eke out his livelihood...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Torture or ill-treatment, cruelty and/or inhuman behavior to wife by the husband are sufficient reasons for refusing to live with the husband...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Wife was subjected to torture by husband and i, laws and wife initiated a criminal case u/s 498-A IPC against her husband and in laws - Wife living separately - Held, living separately from the husband not a ground for refusing the prayer of wife for maintenance - Order of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Childless stepmother - Held, childless stepmother may claim maintenance from her stepson provided she is a widow or her husband, if living, is also incapable of supporting and maintaining her - Order of Magistrate granting interim maintenance of Rs.750/- P.M. upheld...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 126-- Maintenance - Ex parte order - Specific remedy is provided in the Code for redressal of grievance - If remedy provided under the Code is not availed then power u/s 482 Cr.P.C not to be resorted to - On merits of case order awarding Rs.1,000/- to wife and Rs.200/- to each child not extravagant - No..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Recovery - Limitation - Claim of arrears of maintenance is not barred by limitation because liability to pay maintenance is a continuing liability and S.125 of Cr.P.C is a measure of social legislation and it has to be construed liberally for the welfare and benefit of wife...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Application dismissed in default - Restoration - Applicant was ill on the date fixed and her counsel was on strike as such no one pressed the revision and it was dismissed without any hearing - Held, case may be restored on showing sufficient cause - No error committed by Revisional..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, Section 3, 4, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(3)-- Maintenance - Muslim woman - Filing of petition - Applicability of S.125(3) Cr.P.C. - Held, S.125(3) of Cr.P.C. has no application in a case filed u/ss 3 and 4 of the Act as those provisions start with no, obstinate clause and basically for protecting the rights and welfare of divorced Muslim..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 127-- Maintenance - Enhancement of - Court below has not considered the salary received by husband - Enhancement made by Court below is inadequate - Held, considering the entire circumstances, rise in inflation, cost of living and also considering the salary of husband, which keeps increasing every year..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Award from date of application - Validity - Applicant/wife is married wife of revisionist/opposite party whereas opposite party had contracted second marriage - Revisionist/opposite party had sufficient means to maintain his wife applicant - Court below had recorded a finding that..........

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