Legal questions on Family Law

How to file divorce

Hi there, Thank you for your help. I am an Indian residing in New Zealand. I got married in Dec 2021, after that me and my wife lived together at my home in India for 16 days. After that she went to UK as she had an appointment for getting Portuguese passport. She went there and her parents also lives there. I have been settled in NZ since 2016, recently got my residency in March 2022. So, I j...

I want protection from my family's abuse

I am a 30yr old male living in Mumbai and my family is from Assam. I have always been treated badly by my family (mother and two elder brothers), especially my mother who constantly criticizes me and makes me feel depressed. It has led to a very long mental health battle that I have had to fight. Now I live in a different city and try to stay away as much as possible. Because the last time I wa...

When proofs were not not submitted from respondents side in divorce case

Husband had filed divorce case based on mental cruelty.He collected & produced emails as proofs in court by provoking wife,without Loving , protecting and considering wife . With that mental state wife had send emails to husband because of irritation and frustration. During hearing time wife admitted the emails were send by her when judge said he wont allow divorce based on emails after hearing...

Advocate demanding for more fees than what he said

Hello, A year ago one of my friend's brother's wife has complained a false accusation on his father, mother and himself demanding for money. In the meantime, they have hired a lawyer to fight the case. But the lawyer didn't advice the family to file a case (broking their trust). He was applying for bail petitions 3- 4 times both in district court and high court. But only my friend's mother ...

Mental harrasment of husband and mother in law

Hi sir/madam.i am married women.we got married in feb 8th 2019.till now i dontknow how to laugh in that house.my mother in law influences my husband mind and both of them are harrasing me with their words and actions.i have two kids.i used to work as a school teacher after delivery to support my husband financilally.now i am working as a recruiter from work from home.my husband took my jeweller...

Husband is not giving maintainance as per ordered by the court

I belong to muslim community. I have a school going 4 year old daughter .My husband has abandoned me and my child for no reason . But ,he is not giving maintainance for us as ordered by court and giving lot of excuses.what should i do ?.I am really helpless ,just getting dates and months are passing by . He also wrote an undertaking that he will give the previous pending interim 45k(15k per mon...

Mental harrasment

Its been 4.5 yrs i am married now and its a love marriage. For 5-6 months of our new marriage everything was very good my mother in law my father in law both were very good with me. After 6 months of my marriage my life has become hell. I am suffering from mental harrasment since then and ignoring it just bcoz i love my husband & cant live without him. My mother in law use to call me name, ins...

My father isnt cooperating with my mother doesnt provide money to her

My father is not providing money of rent from two rent houses we own to my mother.my mother works and my father is retired he has been using his pension money and saving it and investing it he used to use my mother money for daily groceery and home bills.also earlier he used to provide half rent of one house to my mother. He used always argue with me and mother this would lead to heated argu...

Divorce after 15 years of marriage

I have been married for 15 years now and we have a child aged 13 years The marriage was troublesome from the very first day but i didnt have the courage or the maturity to decide what to do and societal pressures and fear of being ridiculed forced me to stay on. Intervention of both sides made it worse and even after so many years we still fight for old issues Other problems i face due t...

Mental Harassment by my father

I have grownup in a joint family and as a child i was so close to my father. i remember the blurr memory of getting beaten up when i was merely 5 years old with lots of stuff badly and end up bleeding or swellon different body part but then i thought that it must be my mistake only and as my parent my father have whole right beat me and this happened till i was in my 12th standard. over the yea...

Issue with my husband

Hi all, I got married in 2020 November. He is money minded and expected my salary to give from start of my marriag. He did not ask me directly but harrased by beating when I'm pregnant for money. Even he did not bother how my health is? I carry baby boy of 2 years now. From marriage to till now he did not afford a penny on me or my son. He just came on delivery day and He even did not come to...

Male Child custody having age 5 years

Hi I am father of 5 year old son.I am working in a Software MNC company and my wife is also working in different Software MNC company. My marriage solemnized in Nov2015. In july 2020 during lockdown we have arguments and as per his father instruction over phone call she called police. After some counselling from police officer she left for the parental home with my 3 year old son and his fathe...

Check and mate type of cases against me by my wife.

Hello All, I want to explain my current situation in short and crisp way as follows, I got married in 2013. I have 1 kid (boy) of 7 years old. my wife is freelancer interior designer. My father purchased flat in pune in 2015 and he paid full amount. In purchase agreement he added mine and my wife name. So me and wife are owner of the flat. Me and wife went to USA in 2017 and my wife ca...

Visitation/custody rights for grandparents

Hi, [Situation]: My real brother was deceased about 2 months ago in a car accident. He along with his wife and 7 year old kid lived with my parents. Relation between the daughter in law and both my parents have been always bad and has not improved. My dad owns a business and is the sole owner of the business. My mom is a house wife. My sister in law was a house wife for last 8 years, but re...

125 summons not getting served

I am an NRI living aboard. For first 4.5 years of marriage, My wife's mother and sister has been making money and property demands as well other demands to me contantly. Mother in law's demands : Send money on her name so that she can purchase commerical properties on her and and my wife's name Sister in laws demands: purchase a 2 bhk flat for her in Noida so that she can live there. Shift to...

Can I do case to my girlfriend

Main kuch mahino se ek ladki ke saath relation mein tha aur jab maine usko breakup krne ke liye kaha toh wo mujhe emotionally blackmail krne lagi aur bolne lagi ki agr main ussey breakup karr lunga toh wo suicide kr legi aur phir isi tarah dhamkate hue mere saath usne 2 mahine tak natak kiya aur wo mujhe 2 mahine tak yeh bol kar pareshan krne lagi ki usne kuch pills kha liye hai meri wajah se a...

Husband forcing to hand over all salary

I have been married for 9 months now. We are both working in bangalore. Earlier, he did not say much about dividing expenses and then one day he gave me some options. I said ok, we will split bills when we settle in bangalore. We also have a joint account where we split money for rent, bills, food, travel etc. But not in proportion to our salary he earns double than me but we split equally. The...

Distress caused by Mother in Law

I am married for 11 years and have a son who is 8 years old. My husband is a Brahman and I am from a lower cast (obc). Although we are happily married, and our father in law supported us, we were asked to move out of the family home the day we got married by my husband's mother and two brothers. We have been living separate from then on. My elder brother in law stays out of the country and youn...

Divorce

I was a arranged marriage.. I has no bad habits. He dosent know any household work or go to grocery shopping. We have 9 month old baby and I am a employed women... I do have daily stress as he does. After reaching home we needed to be in my in laws hours (my husband's parents). They never asked me work but all they want is me to speak with them and tell my daily updates till they gets sleepy af...

My wife is an advocate n she has file dv case on me

My wife name nuzhat pistawala practicing as an advocate in mumbai coustom.i m a business man in garment feaild she has file dv case on me n my family we both r living alone n for day one after marrige there is no fight between us alhamdulillah but as my dad dies after 9 month of our marriage she n her family members telling me n my mom to buy property on my wife name n we didn't agree n buy...