Alternate accommodation under the domestic violence act

Question asked on: 30/01/2019 My wife wants alternate accommodation because she does not like to live with me. She filed a complaint under section 12 of the domestic violence act and claimed residence order along with protection order. She has lived in my house only...

Residence order under domestic violence act

Question asked on: 01/02/2017 My husband and my in-laws are very much adamant to throw me out from the matrimonial home. I have some confrontations with my husband and in-laws because they committed extreme cruelty against me. They are very greedy and intolerable...

False allegation of domestic violence against husband

Question asked on: 01/02/2017 My file has filed a false case under domestic violence act. Does the court examine the truthfulness of case before passing any order against the accused?   Advised by: Shivendra Pratap Singh, False allegations made by wife against her...

Monetary relief under DV Act

Question asked on: 30/01/2017 I’m a victim of domestic violence. My husband and in-laws have been committing cruelty even on petty issues. I left my matrimonial home and living with my parents. Can I get monetary relief under the domestic violence act? Advised by:...

Domestic violence committed prior to coming in force of DV Act

Question asked on: 29/01/2017 Whether court can take cognizance of domestic violence committed prior to the enforcement of DV Act ? Advised by: Shivendra Pratap Singh, The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005 came into force in year 2005. This Act came...