Legal questions on Family Law

Rights of the wife if she doesn't want a divorce

Hi, I have been married for a year now and I live in Sydney with my husband. I moved to Australia in the month of January 2020 and since then my husband has been harassing me mentally. He is extremely dominating by nature and tries to constantly boss around me. He ill treated me till the time I was unemployed here but thankfully I found a job after the lockdown was lifetd here in Sydney. Thi...

He lied about his job and got engaged

Namaste, im doctor by profession and he is engineer, we both got to know each other by our parents through whats app matrimonial group, and both family liked each other and matter went till engagement, they made it bit hurry and exchanged rings,and we got engaged too, after engagement he said that he dont have job and they removed him from the job just a wk before engagement, now my family worr...

Changing biological parents details to those of adoptive parents after adoption of a child

We have recently adopted a relative child in punjab (age 6 weeks) after his biological mother suffered a brain hemorrage during birth and is not able to care for the child. We completed a ceremony of adoption as per customs and in the presence of witnesses (village elders). We also had the adoptiion deed verified and registered by the Sub registrar in Amritsar. What is the process of amendin...

Wife went to police station and complained on me, mother and father.

Hello sir, This is regarding a family dispute and I'm the husband. I got married in early 2019. we had a great happy moments(have pictures and videos) and sometime quarrels. Now, the quarrels went up-to police station. she raised a complaint on me, my mother and my father . The police sub-inspector called me and asked about the matter and also my wife showed up with a right hand tie...

Wife took away my 1 year 6 month son away

I got a call from my local police station (Rishikesh) yesterday at about 1.30 pm (23.12.2020). The station house officer told me over phone that my wife and her parents have approached the police for some matter. In the police station the SHO told me that my wife wants to take my son with her to her in-laws because she fears that I might harm my son or my wife. He also told me that I have no ri...

Compensation

My husband want divorce and me not , marriage date - 15/05/2019. he said if you come at home i try to suicide and he is not ready to keep me , i m working women , if you come then i don't keep you as wife . he is fighting with me for small small thing . his family told me that we will pay you 2-3 lack rs please go from my sons life, ham logo ne ladki dekhli he uske liye. hamari jayadatar jaghde...

False dowry and domestic voilence complaint

On 18 august 2020 my file called pcr at our home and tried to lodge false FIr against me and my mother claiming that we had beaten her and she was injured. Police came instantly and investigated the matter and took her to hospital for mlc. MLC came negative and IO denied her allegations and did not lodge FIr. Later my wife filed domestic voilence case in dwarka court and case is under trial. ...

Husband black mails his wife

One of my neighbourhood woman was being harassed verbally by her husband. They got married 26 years back and the person got married to the woman by mentioning that he has 5 acres of land property working as an LIC agent. But that person has nothing but debts. He took 112 gms of gold from her parents mentioning he will do and business and left her when she was pregnant and having a small kid. s...

Divorce and child custody

I am married for 8 yrs with a child aged 3 yrs. I and my wife were living separately for job purposes. I am a physiotherapist by profession, my wife works in a bank since marriage. my wife has been wanted a divorce since marriage even after a small argument. She does not like my family and never participates in family responsibilities. We have no bonding, she does not respect my parents and nev...

Domestic violence

My sister got married in feb of 2019 and moved in with in-laws and my brother-in-law (bil) used to live in pune .around may 2020 my sister moved in with bil . 15 days in, bil started verbally abusing my sister body shaming her, telling her she was wrong with him . Then came ignoring my sister , there was no communication from his side till this day . They live as strangers in the same home.and ...

Seeking sole ownership of jointly owned flat from estranged wife

Sir/madam - I had posted below question: https://www.kaanoon.com/300513/estranged-wife-asked-bank-to-auction-jointly-owned-flat also transferred to wife's a/c an amount = 6 months of EMIs so that she can pay till we resolve the issue. However she still refused to pay EMIs or withdraw auction request or return transferred money by falsely claiming it was owed to her as agreed previously. Aft...

Wife left home past 6 months back along with kid and no contact since then.. What next?

I am from small town now works in Hyderabad since 15 years, married 10 years ago kid of 6 years old. I am from middle class family background living with Parents ( 60 + years of age). Wife was working earlier before the marriage and it was understood wife will continue to work after the marriage also to support the family. She worked as HR earlier (PG holder) but after the marriage she never sh...

Mutual divorce

Dear Sir, My self married last year and soon after marriage my father had an heart surgery. Even though it was aashad Maas my husband family members asked me to be with my mom for her support and my brother was taking care of my father at hospital. Me and my husband had good conversation over phone every day. After a couple of day my class mate had his birthday so I wished him over phone th...

My uncle is facing Schizophrenia, but has made very dispute in family as he is missing now

My Father's brother i.e. my uncle is facing Schizophrenia, a mental illness in which a patient feels someone is trying to harm him. In our case, my uncle feels that his family of 4 in which his wife and daughter are trying to harm him. We are different families living apart. we had no idea what his illness is and my uncle conveyed very smartly by giving some proofs and pieces of evidence of how...

Eviction of daughter in law from house

House the sole self acquired property of mother in law, a senior citizen. Daughter in law, after 7 yrs of marriage starts living in matrimonial house along with husband. Incompatibility between the couple leads to filing of divorce by son. Couple has no issue. Both nearing 40 yrs age. D-I-L and her parents had filed complaints in PS for harassment, cruelty, physical violence, dowry demand etc. ...

Adultery before 3 years

Man and Wife were married in 2010 but did not consummate even until 2017. Man had gynaecomastia, avoided physical contact , Low confidence due to physical condition as well as erection issues in the lone case they tried upon the insistence of the Wife after visiting sexologist. The Wife plunged into depression in oct 2016 and stayed together but mentally disconnected. Husband was to go out of ...

Cheating case and abusive words used by brother in law

Hi my marriage was an arrange marriage after six months of engagement I got married in time of engagement period I guessed my my present husband was cheating me I informed my parents and too my mother in law but my mother in law blamed me that I doubt on her son and it's normal that the gap between engagement and marriage is too much so after 6 months my marriage was done later a two weeks I fo...

Whats the next step if counseling gets fail

I drop my complaint to mahila thana in ghaziabad and its in front of counselor before this pandemic..differences came from starting of marriage but I adjusted a lot...jab tak mere family side se gifts milte rahte then he and his mother will happy nahi to they harass me mentally but from September 2018 I leave my husband's place and shifted to my parents place because I feel threat to my life an...

Complex divorce proceedings need help. next course of action and affect of limitation period extensi

I filed an Initial petition for Divorce U/S 13A, while after a few days my wife filed for Maintainance u/s 125CrPc and judicial separation u/S 10. In that court sent both parties to mediation and an amount x was decided to be paid against all claims of wife and daughter(4 years) in 3 installments. Ist installment was paid on Closing of 125 Crpc and Judicial separation, the second installment wa...

CrPC 125 and related

My husband and I were working in different states when married. Differences arose ,I got pregant within two months of marriage . I was living alone. Mother in law was also living separately from both of us, as she was working in another district. Later I found out she has been making secret visits to my husband, and circumstances reveals, both even used to sleep together on same bed . Husband u...