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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - At the first motion wife received Rs.6.25 lacs on the representation that she agrees to give divorce - At the second motion wife refused to give divorce - Amount received has to be restored - Amount received cannot be retained on the ground that the same was received..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Complaint by second wife - Second marriage not a valid marriage - When there is no valid marriage the lady can never be called wife - On the contrary, she could be called by various other names - In the absence of valid marriage, ingredients so required to make out a case for offence u/s..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 120B, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378(3)-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal - Series of discrepancies and contradictions in the statements of witnesses - Inquest report ante-dated or delayed - Two different pens used in writing inquest report - Apart from difference in ink a vital information is also lacking in said inquest report -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(i)-- Divorce - Adultery - Essential ingredients - Held, first essential element is that sexual intercourse between married person and person of opposite sex not being other spouse whether married or unmarried - Second essential element is that act of sexual intercourse must be consensual - This means..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 9-- Restitution of conjugal rights - Even if husband has contracted second marriage then wife is obliged to comply with the decree u/s.9 of the Act - Once there is sufficient evidence that husband has contracted second marriage then burden of proof "whether excuse for withdrawal from the society is a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 190, 173- - Cheating - Quashing of proceedings - Statement of complainant that money was entrusted to first accused and not to second accused - Second accused was living separately as she was divorced wife of first accused - Held, second accused played no role in commission of offence - Impugned order..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Second wife - Husband performed second marriage by suppressing fact of first subsisting marriage - Second wife is entitled to maintenance...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494, 109, 114, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Bigamy - If first legal subsisting marriage is not proved in competent court of law than no offence U/S.494 IPC is committed by second wife - Held, no criminal proceedings can be initiated as first marriage is not proved - Complaint qua summoning order quashed...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 494-- Bigamy - Second marriage during subsistence of first marriage - Parties belong to Gond community - In the community of Adivasi Gond, second marriage is permissible and male member is permitted to keep more than one wife - No offence made out - Proceedings quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 421-- Maintenance - Recovery - Attachment of property of husband - Objection of second wife that she had purchased property in question - Held, plea of bona fide purchaser rightly rejected as it was a sham transaction to defeat the claim of wife...........

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