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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 112-- DNA Test - Once validity of marriage is proved then there is strong presumption about legitimacy of children born out of that wedlock - It is also settled proposition of law that law does not presume anything odious or dishonourable - Presumption of conclusive proof can be rebutted by strong and..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 4, 18, 19, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Maintenance of wife is personal obligation of husband - Such an obligation cannot be satisfied from self-acquired property of parents of husband - During subsistence of marriage maintenance of married wife is personal obligation on part of husband - Such an obligation can be met from..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 8-- Illegitimate child - Succession - An illegitimate child is entitled to inherit to the estate of the father only if the marriage of the parents was null and void, as provided u/s 11 of the Act - If there is no marriage, even if it is proved that the child is born out of the relationship between a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 23-- Dwelling house - Partition - Portion of the house let out for marriage purposes and is not wholly occupied by family members - Said house is thus, available for partition...........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion by wife - No evidence on record that wife was driven out by husband due to no, compliance of dowry demand - Criminal complaint filed by wife u/s 498-A IPC against husband ended in acquittal - Moreover, wife did not issue any legal notice to husband that she is willing to join..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(i)-- Divorce - Adultery by wife - False and baseless allegations - Husband failed to substantiate them either through his pleadings or by his evidence - Case tried to be made out by husband against wife is a concocted case and husband has maligned image of wife in the society by leveling false and..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 20, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Petition by wife u/ss 18 & 20 of the Act - Joint application for divorce containing unilateral undertaking by wife that she will not claim money, ornaments or future maintenance - Nothing to show that this was in consideration for a mutually satisfactory settlement of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 18, 20, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Petition by wife u/ss 18 & 20 of the Act - Joint application for divorce containing unilateral undertaking by wife that she will not claim money, ornaments or future maintenance - Nothing to show that this was in consideration for a mutually satisfactory settlement of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - False allegations of dowry demand, physical and mental harassment made by wife and even going to the extent that she was threatened to be set on fire by putting kerosene oil on her are of very serious nature, particularly, when there is unrebutted testimony of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 406, 34-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/ss 498-A, 406, 34 IPC - Petitioner and complainant married for 21 years and having two grown up children - Petitioner has already joined investigation - Allegation as to dowry demand and retention of Istridhan, prima facie not made out, in as much as petitioner has..........

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