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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12,2(q)-- Cruelty to wife - Marriage between petitioner and respondent already stood dissolved by decree of divorce - No jural relationship between them exists at the time of filing of case under Domestic violence Act - Complainant is silent as to dates when alleged violations under the Act have occurred -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 18, 19, 20-- It is not necessary that woman should have a marriage subsisting and existing at the time of filing of application u/s 12 of the Act - No time period is prescribed as to when the aggrieved person should have been in domestic relationship with the respondent - No time limit is prescribed in the Act..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12-- Wife lived with husband in USA for 7-1/2 years - Husband obtained decree of divorce from superior court of New Jersey - Wife filed complaint in the court at Delhi under Domestic Violence Act - Besides husband, father-in-law, mother-in-law and brother-in-law also arrayed as respondents - Both the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Divorce Act, 1869, Section 10, Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 31, 32, 19, 20, 21, 22, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 39, Rule 2-A-- Wife filed petition for divorce - During pendency of petition, wife sought protection under Section 18 to 22 of Domestic Violence Act - Family court granted protection - Breach of protection order by husband - Family court has jurisdiction to levy penalty under Section 32(3) of Domestic Violence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, 20-- Divorce by mutual consent in the year 2003 - Both the parties residing separately thereafter - No act of domestic violence as parties were not living together - There is no provision in the act having a retrospective effect - Order allowing maintenance set aside by appellate Court - Order upheld...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12(1), 19(8)-- Divorced wife - Even a divorce wife can claim return of cash paid and gold ornaments given as dowry...........

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