Maintenance and Alimony

Muslim woman needs enhancement of maintenance

Muslim women divorced and received maintenance, but the maintenance is as per 2006 standard of living is not sufficient. How can it enhance? You can move an application before the Magistrate’s court under section 127 of the code of criminal procedure (crpc) for...

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Maintenance of aged parents or senior citizen

I am a widow as well a senior citizen of India. I want to know about the maintenance rights of my son. What is my maintenance rights as per the Indian law?  India is the home of more than 81 million senior citizens. It is expected that by 2026, the number of senior...

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Enhancement of maintenance already fixed by the court

Whether the enhancement of alimony is possible? I married in the year 2003. My husband was rude and careless towards me. Therefore, I finally decided to leave the matrimonial home. Now, I have been residing with my parents. I started working as a school teacher....

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Maintenance after iddat period – 125 CrPC

Sir, I have applied to section 125 CrPC for maintenance. During the pendency of that application, my husband unanimously gave divorce. He is planning to marry another woman. After that, I filed another petition under section 3 of the Muslim Woman (Protection of Right...

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How to get stay order against section 125 CrPC

My wife filed a case under section 125 crpc for Maintenance in JMFC Court in the year 2013. The court has decided it ex-parte and granted to pay rupees 6000 per month as maintenance. In the meantime, the Family court has also granted alimony under section 24 of the...

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Compromise in matrimonial dispute

My wife has filed three cases against my family members in different sections of IPC and me as well as under the Domestic Violence Act. She has filed a divorce case against me in district Ajmer to mount pressure upon me. In the meantime, I have filed a petition for...

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Second application under section 125 crpc for maintenance

Sir, I refused to live with my husband due to deliberate demand of dowry and act of cruelty. I filed a maintenance case against him under section 125 of CrPC then court granted maintenance. My husband approached my family to reconcile the dispute and convince me to...

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Husband is liable to maintain his wife

My husband refused to maintain and used to say that your rich parents are capable to maintain you. After the marriage, I cannot demand from my parents to maintain me. What is the responsibility of the husband in respect of maintenance of wife and whether he can refuse...

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