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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Mohammedan Law-- Claim of maintenance - Matrimonial appeal filed by wife and children seeking past maintenance - Wife allegedly not entitled to past maintenance since they belong to Hanafi sect of Sunnis - Insufficient evidence to prove parties follow Hanafi school of law or for matter that this law is generally..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Mohammedan Law-- Maintenance - Personal laws, unless statutory are customary - Customs have to be primarily pleaded and proved - Conflict of opinion as to which school is followed predominantly - Controversy with regard to schools can only be solved by basing decision on judicial process of examination and legal..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Mohammedan Law -- Oral gift - Validity - No evidence as to when oral gift was made or when alleged delivery of possession was made - One of the essentials of oral gift i.e delivery of possession is lacking - Concept of symbolic delivery of possession, not applicable to the facts of case as donor and donee are not..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Unmarried major daughter - Only major daughters whether Hindu, Mohammedan, Parsi or Christian wherever their rights are recognized under any other personal law or statute for the time being in force, are entitled for maintenance at the hands of their father or anybody till they get..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986, Section 3(1)(b)-- Maintenance to unmarried major daughter - Father under Mohammedan customary law is legally bound to maintain his major daughter till she not only attains the age of majority but also till she gets married - However, if he fails to accept the liability whether it is moral or legal, it becomes an..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(c)-- `Injury' - Mohammedan daughter who has got a right to be maintained by her father under Muslim personal Law - Infringement of such right of daughter itself amounts to an injury which can be very well be equated to the word `injury' used in S.125(c) Cr.P.C...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Mohammedan Law -- Conversion to Islam - Law as to - Summarized : (i) Conversion to another religion basically requires change of faith and belief of personal relations of an individual with what he regards as Cosmos, his Maker or his Creator, which he believes, regulates the existence of insentients beings and the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Mohammedan Law -- Dissolution of Marriage - Word `Khula' - Meaning - `Khula' is a mode of dissolution of marriage when wife does not want to continue with the marital tie - To settle the matter privately wife need only to consult a Mufti (juris consult) of her school - Mufti gives his fatwa or advisory decision..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Mohammedan law -- Gift - Validity - Gift has to be unconditional - Conditional gift is valid but conditions are void...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Mohammedan law -- Gift of corpus has to be unconditional - Conditions are permissible if gift is merely of a usufruct - Gift of usufruct can validly impose a limit in point of time (as an interest restricted to life of donee)...........

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