Legal questions on Family Law

Divorce

My brother got married to an advocate 1 yr back. just after 1 week she started mentally harassing in the name of law as we didn't know anything about law we kept quit. after some days if my mom or brother argue with her she always used to tell them that she will file the case against us. after 6 months when brother couldnot control because of her torture and he told her mother that he will give...

Hindu Succession Act Section 8 male dying intestate

My father expired in 2013 leaving behind an agricultural land in Uttarakhand governed under UP Zamindari Abolition Act 1956. I have my mother and three brothers. My three brothers and mother got the mutation done in their favour and did not include my name in revenue records of the Tehsildar Office. They say that married daughters do not have any right in agricultural land in the State of Uttar...

Maintenance/Alimony Amount Receivable by Spouse

Hi, I have been married for 5 years and have a girl child of 4 years. Due to Constant harassment from my mother in law and husband, I have decided to seek divorce. Now the problem lies in the maintenance amount, as my Husband is only ready to pay me 7 lacs as full and final settlement. During the last 5 years, my father had paid him about Rs 15 lacs (2.40 lacs through bank and rest in cas...

divorce

Dear sir/madam. i got married on march 3 2009, my wife stayed with me for less than 5 months , due to some misunderstanding and fight between us, she left to her mother's house and she never came back , i waited for 1 year , then i sent her a notice for divorce , later they applied in some private organization for mutual session, they sent me a notice and i appeared before them, but my wife ...

Legal advice to take my sister out of harassment from her husband

My sister is in deep trouble. She is not free to talk to father, mother and sisters. She is not free to meet/call us from past 2.5 years.she has no food to eat past from 3 days. Her husband beats her red and blue. Financially she is not strong to take her decision by own. But due to some strong threat by her husband she has lost control of herself and forced to do whatever her husband wants he...

Null and void/ cancellation of registered marriage

Hello Sir, One guy harassed and threatened me to marry him. There were many things went on cruelly and he took photographs as if we got married by threatening me. This was happened in 2012. He got the registered marriage certificate also though I did not attend registrar office. People who saw the signatures and all at office are saying that the signature looks like mine. I have got engaged to ...

Time limit to file domestic violence case

Sir Because of my wife torture and black mailing of 498a I taken anticipatory bail and filed a divorce case in my place. She refused to take divorce notice in her native and came to my place made a 498a, harrasment and life threatening case and took the divorce notice in family court directly by hand. She told to family court that she is with husband only but he and his family members giving to...

mental harassment

Sir, I am married since two years and have a 2 month kid. My mother lives with me. My wife is mentally harassing us on a continuous basis, she is not at all supportive and not a family woman, she creates mountain out of molehills and keeps on blaming me and my mother of not listening to her. We are a god fearing simple middle class family where all necessities of life are fulfilled. My wife...

husband married another women without first wife permission ne

I got married 5 years back in 2008. But one year back I came to know my husband has married another women after 3 months of my marriage.But he didn't gave full clarity it is true or not.But I didn't discuss with anyone he confessed his mistake and told he will keep me happy.I forgive him but I couldn't forget so I told him I want a kid for adoption and we took one girl baby.We were quite happy ...

Wife and her parental family treating me and my family very badly

Dear Sir / Madam, we are married for 2 years now and staying in Mumbai where as my parents are in Odisha and her parents are in kolkata. My wife is from a nuclear family which dont have many relatives or have any relationship even with neighbors. Before marriage we didnt think on that seriously but after marriage they started separating themselves from our extended families e.g. my uncle's (...