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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce petition by husband on ground of cruelty and desertion - Earlier wife filed petition u/s 13 of the Act but abandoned the petition after leading evidence - Grievance of wife that husband nominated his parents as nominee of Provident Fund etc. and shown his status as unmarried - Parties not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Strangulation of wife within 12 months of marriage at matrimonial home - Information of death not given either to the parents of wife or to the police - Neighbours informed the parents of deceased who further informed the police - Medical evidence that death was due to asphyxia as a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 302, 34-- Death of wife in matrimonial home within one year four months of marriage - No eye witness - Medical report that death was due to asphyxia resulting from throttling which was ante mortem and homicidal in nature - Husband, mother-in-law and sister-in-law absconding after the incident - Conduct of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), 13(1)(ib)-- Desertion and cruelty - Divorce petition filed by husband on the ground of desertion and cruelty - Husband had developed illicit intimacy with younger sister of wife and even had a daughter out of this relationship - Wife left the matrimonial home - Held, withdrawal of wife from the conjugal..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 112-- Divorce - Ground that after 8 days of marriage wife left matrimonial home and that wife is having illicit relationship with other man and also having child - Husband failed to prove that wife after marriage stayed with him for only 8 days and marriage was not consummated - Presumption u/s 112..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 18, 3(b)-- Wife living in matrimonial home - Husband getting decree for possession - Question as to whether maintenance encompass a provision for residence? - Right to residence is a part and parcel of wife's right to maintenance - Maintenance as defined in S.3(b) of the Act includes a provision for..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 17(1)-- Matrimonial home - Not defined in any statutory provision - However, it refers to the place which is dwelling house used by the parties, i.e. husband and wife or a place which was being used by husband and wife as the family residence - Matrimonial home is not necessarily the house of the parents..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Desertion - Onus to prove is on petitioner - Petition is to prove fact of desertion as well as animus deserendi - Even if deserting spouse does not prove just cause for leaving apart, petition is still to satisfy the Court that desertion was without cause - In a petition for divorce by husband on..........
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..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce - Non compliance of a decree for restitution of conjugal rights by wife - Nothing on record to show that wife was ever willing to live with the husband or that she was driven away by the husband - No reasonable execuse for wife not to return to matrimonial home - Decree of divorce in..........

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