In case of Second marriage by Muslim Husband, the first wife Can claim Maintenance

KEYWORDS:-Muslim Husband – Second Marriage- Maintenance – AIR 1987 SC 1103 : (1987) 2 SCR 773 : (1987) 2 SCC 285 : JT 1987 (2) SC 55 : (1987) 1 SCALE 672 : (1987) CriLJ SC 980 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Begum Subanu alias Saira Banu and another Appellant Versus A.M. Abdul Gafoor Respondent (Before… Read More In case of Second marriage by Muslim Husband, the first wife Can claim Maintenance

Danial Latifi & Anr vs Union Of India [ALL SC 2001 SEPTEMBER]

KEYWORDS:- MAINTENANCE OF MUSLIM WIFE DATE: 28 September, 2001 ACTS:- Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Divorce) Act, 1986-Section 125 CrPC. Supreme Court of India Danial Latifi & Anr vs Union Of India Author: R Babu Bench: G.B. Pattanaik, S. Rajendra Babu, D.P. Mohapatra, Doraiswamy Raju, Shivaraj V. Patil CASE NO.: Writ Petition (civil) 868 of 1986 JUDGMENT:… Read More Danial Latifi & Anr vs Union Of India [ALL SC 2001 SEPTEMBER]

Comparative study  of maintenance under multiple Acts

Section 125 in The Code Of Criminal Procedure, 1973 125. Order for maintenance of wives, children and parents. (1) If any person having sufficient means neglects or refuses to maintain– (a) his wife, unable to maintain herself, or (b) his legitimate or illegitimate minor child, whether married or not, unable to maintain itself, or (c)… Read More Comparative study  of maintenance under multiple Acts

Chanmuniya Vs Chanmuniya Virendra Kumar Singh Kushwaha and Another [SC 2010 October]

Keywords :- Live in relationship:- wife-  Women in live-in relationships are also entitled to all the reliefs given in the said Act. [ref: to larger bench] (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) (Before : G. S. Singhvi and Asok Kumar Ganguly, JJ.) Civil Appeal No. … of 2010 (Arising out of SLP (Civil) No. 15071 of 2009);… Read More Chanmuniya Vs Chanmuniya Virendra Kumar Singh Kushwaha and Another [SC 2010 October]

“wife” in Section 125 of the Criminal Procedure Code, includes a woman who had been duped into marrying a man who was already married.

18-10-2013-Badshah Keywords:-Legally wedded wife-Maintenance-summary remedy- The Court as the interpreter of law is supposed to supply omissions, correct uncertainties, and harmonize results with justice through a method of free decision IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CRIMINAL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CRIMINAL MISCELLANEOUS PETITION No.19530/2013 IN SPECIAL LEAVE PETITION (CRL.) No.8596/2013 Badshah ….Petitioner Versus Sou.Urmila Badshah Godse… Read More “wife” in Section 125 of the Criminal Procedure Code, includes a woman who had been duped into marrying a man who was already married.