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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(s)-- Shared household - Property does not belong to parents/i, laws and in fact belongs to maternal grand parent (Nana) of husband - Said property cannot constitute as `shared household' u/s 2(s) of the Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(s), 17, Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007, Section 22-- Right of residence of daughter-in-law - Whether obligation of providing shelter or roof is upon i, laws or upon husband of daughter-in-law i.e son, following guidelines issued in order to strike a balance between two acts : (i) Court/Tribunal has to first ascertain nature of relationship between..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005-- Object of the Act - Act provides for rights of women to reside in their `matrimonial home' or `shared household' irrespective of whether their husband or i, laws have a title to property...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 26, 12-- Domestic violence proceedings - Transfer to Family Court where divorce proceedings are pending - Family Court does not lack such jurisdiction to hear two proceedings together - In domestic violence proceedings an appeal lies to High Court and no party will be loosing his/her right of appeal - What..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(s), 17-- Shared household - Right of daughter-in-law - Plaintiff is owner of house in question - Son of plaintiff is living separately, as divested from property and was asked to leave the house by plaintiff/father - Defendant/daughter-in-law thus, has no right to reside in the house in question after..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 20, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Declined u/s 20 of Act of 2005 - Magistrate cannot grant maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. which was not pending before him as proceedings under the two Acts are independent proceedings - Grant of maintenance is without jurisdiction and wholly unjustified and unsustainable - Impugned order..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 17-- Domestic violence - Parties not living together in shared household - Vague allegation that respondents are family members but they appear to be neighbours - Ingredients of domestic violence wholly absent - Petition rightly dismissed...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Domestic violence - Jurisdiction of Court - Courts at place where wife takes shelter after leaving or driven away from matrimonial home on account of acts of cruelty committed by husband or his relatives, dependent on factual situation, also have jurisdiction to entertain complaint under the Act -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 9, Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Limitation - Complaint u/s 12 of the Act - Complaint filed after two years of judicial separation - Offence in question is continuing offence - Complaint is not barred by limitation...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 23-- Domestic violence - Interim maintenance - Wife has made out a prima facie case that there was domestic violence - Even concurrent findings of facts recorded by Courts below that wife is entitled for interim maintenance - These findings appears to be in consonance with material placed on record -..........

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