Mamta Jaiswal v…

Mamta Jaiswal v. Rajesh Jaiswal - Wife who leaves job not entitled to maintenance Madhya Pradesh High CourtSmt. Mamta Jaiswal vs Rajesh Jaiswal on 24 March, 2000Equivalent citations: II (2000) DMC 170Author: J ChitreBench: J ChitreORDER   J.G. Chitre, J.   1. The petitioner Mamta Jaiswal has acquired qualification as MSc. M.C.   M.Ed, and was working in Gulamnabi … Continue reading Mamta Jaiswal v…

Violating undertaking given in Mutual Consent Agreement in First Motion and then backtracking amounts to civil contempt.

Violating undertaking given in Mutual Consent Agreement in First Motion and then backtracking amounts to civil contempt. Delhi High CourtAvneesh Sood vs Tithi Sood on 30 April, 2012* IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHIJudgment reserved on: 09.02.2012% Judgment delivered on: 30.04.2012 + CONT.CAS (C) 559/2011 & C.M.1932/2012AVNEESH SOOD ..... Petitioner Through: Mr. Harish … Continue reading Violating undertaking given in Mutual Consent Agreement in First Motion and then backtracking amounts to civil contempt.

Can a Husband of a minor girl claim custody ?

Comment : In this case - the court was faced with the perplexing question as to whether a person who is accused of kidnapping a minor girl and marrying her rendering himself liable under various sections of IPC/Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006 - whose marriage is indubitably voidable - can be held to be 'husband' … Continue reading Can a Husband of a minor girl claim custody ?

Supreme Court on Customary Divorce….

Comment : In this case the court was faced with facts wherein the deceased husband's relatives sought to oust the widow from claiming partition - by relying on the specious plea that the widow stood divorced via customary divorce letter, the court held that though S.29(2) HMA expressly saves customary mode of divorce from the effect … Continue reading Supreme Court on Customary Divorce….