Legal questions on Family Law

Removed from house intentionally

Hi.. it’s been 4 years of my marriage..for 3 years I was not living with my in-laws as husband was living in Kolkata nd then meerut after that last we shifted to Surat .After coming Surat things are totally different my in-laws started mentally harrasement they started complaining to my parents and my husband. One day they complain my parents this much that much that my parents has to take me t...

Husband torture

I'm married in 2022(8 months in matimonial house),before marriage I was working but after marrige husband forcing me to work frm home .I'm searching for but ending with only wrk frm office jobs so I didn't wrk.Day by day he and his family members started discouraging me by saying we married u saying that u shud be wrk but by adding some insulting words to me.Before marriage they didn't say that...

Seeking Advice and Assistance Regarding Family Situation

Dear Sir/Madam, I am writing to you from Paris, France, as an Indian citizen facing a distressing situation regarding my marriage. It has been nearly 8 years since my marriage, and recently, my wife abruptly left our home along with our 1-year-old daughter and 5-year-old son. It has been almost 6 months since they left, and despite my efforts to communicate with her directly and through mutu...

Dowry harassments

My sister was engaged on may 28th 2023, The boy said he doesn't want any gold he wanted everything in cash only before engagement we had spoken to boy's mother and the boy as the boys dad is no more about paying the money only through bank transfer for which mother & Son had agreed, We had a Invitation pooja on 28th November as the marriage date was fixed on 26th Feb 2024.We requested the boy...

Can parents take legal action on daughter who abandoned them because of their mental torture?

Hi I am a 35 year old married woman. My parents have been mentally abusive throughout my life. They did everything possible to destroy my career before marriage. This continued even after marriage. They are creating problems in my marriage too. So I decided to block all their phone numbers. They tried to use my sibling to make me contact them. I did not bend and stood firm. They treat me as t...

Custody of 5 year old US citizen

My husband and I are married since 6 years currently my husband is on h1b visa and I'm on h4 EAD(working visa) I moved to USA leaving my work in India soon I got married we were happy for 1.5 years. His mother though we are in US she use to keep involving in our personal matters and financial decisions but the truth is I'm not even aware how much my husband make and where each penny goes I aske...

Child Custody for the father

Hi, I was divorces last mid year. I paid Alimony and agreed to pay child maintenance. I have 2 daughters and I have been taking care if their financial expenses from day one. Even when I was married she never spent a penny. My Ex wife already was in a relationship when the divorce was going on and I never knew of it. I agreed to the child custody trusting her words that she would never get ...

Mental torture by husband

My husband threw me out of his house two months ago. I gave my money for his business, and for the last year and a half, we were struggling financially because of that business. Last November, I lost my job, and I was paying double my salary for the loans for almost 8 months. After losing my job, i had no source to pay off the debt I had because of him. But on December 5th, we had a small dispu...

Need divorce

Hi my age is 38 years and my wife age is 33 years, we have been married for past 3 years and we had a baby 10 months ago, my wife left her home along with our baby to meet her family like routine visits and within 48 hours of her reaching her maternal home she started showing mental concerns or she was pretending to be and my parents went there as per the call made to my parents by her brother ...

Court marriage under Special Marriage Act between UK citizen and Indian national

I am a widower and UK citizen and my fiance (widow) is Indian. We are planning to marry in April 2024 in his home town in Mumbai and so we are collecting information on the process for court marriage under the Special Marriage Act. Please could you advise on the exact documents we both need to provide, and the process step by step from notice onwards as we are getting confusing and even contrad...

Arrest-125(3) CrPC -after 2.5 years, with condonation- Reason: Advocates Professional misconduct

Respected Learned Counsels, I am the Petitioner wife, I Filed an M.C (maintenance case) suit on Dec 2019 Under section 125 Cr.P.C. The Maintenance order was passed in District Family Court on Apr 2021. Inspite of repeated request made by the Petitioner Wife to Petitioner’s advocate ADV1 who handled this case, to apply for Execution, the advocate ADV1 did not apply for Execution. He did n...

Mental Hasrrasment by Wife and In laws

I am 30 years old, been married since last three years, blessed with 2 year old boy. My wife is creating nuisance on pity things like why I had not shared whatsapp msg from my relative side, why I am not giving her my whole salary even I have gave her money to run home on monthlies basis, she talk to her mother whole day long whenever ask her to while on phone to have a look our child or other ...

Mental harrasment

Hi, I got married in 2016 and I have a 7 years old son, mine is love marriage.i did my MBA and he is working as a driver and used to do a finance business without licence.After marriage I got to know that he has 15 lakhs of debits, and people started calling me as I am his wife, they started coming to home to ask for money.. slowly I came to know total 40 lakhs of debts he is having, the time I...

Verbal,mental abuse by Daughter in law

I am 70 years old pentioner.I do all household work like cooking,cleaning etc with the help of my daughter.My husband is 76 years old pentioner & diabetic,heart patient.His movements are restricted due to his health.He was hospitalized many times in past years.My daughter in law quarrel with him if he try to stop her verbal abuse,beat our grandson by her,She verbal abuse him time to time regard...

Torturing In-laws

I got married 1.8 years ago( Love marriage), and a baby of 5 month old. and since marriage, I've been facing difficulties with my in-laws. Always they taunt me for not giving dowry, but in reality before marriage it was decided that no dowry will be taken. Mother in law took my all the gold jewellery. My husband lives abroad. Since then, I am in my parents home for delivery. After delivery, my ...

Rights as a daughter to see my father in India

My name is Arpita Saha, currently an US citizen, living in USA since 1998. Mother died during Covid pandemic time (who also had dementia and OCD) and my father is living in Baharampur, Murshidabad, WB. My only sister (unmarried) is living with my father in our ancestral home in Baharampur. During the pandemic time, my sister took advantage of international travel restriction between US-Indi...

My wife has left the home along with my 10 months old son. What should I do?

I and my wife got married 2 years back and since, then it’s been not so smooth marriage, everytime she used to have an argument with me, she used to leave my house and go to her parents’ home which is quite nearby my home. After the child birth, I thought that the situation will get better but it got worse. Everytime she see me or my family members happy, she used to make an excuse to fight ...

My sister gets cheated on by her husband. Now he threatens whole family that he wants to live alone

My sister has been married to this man for 9 years. They had a 4 year long affair after which they got married. She has two children, a 6 year old girl and a 1 year old boy. Her husband got a government job 6 years back and he went for its training for a year. After that, I have been hearing from my sister that he is cheating on her again and again. She thought that the issue will resolve. But ...

Annulment of marriage under Section 25(i) of Special Marriage Act

I have filed a mat suit in the year 2021 for the decree of nullity under special marriage act due to lot of difficulties and lack of adjustment in our 10 month relationship after registry. Social marriage was not done and the girl with her family was also refused to do the social marriage. We both were living separately. But after filing petition the girl is again wanted to marry me but I was n...

Fraud in the marriage.

My father fixed my sister’s wedding with a guy living in Rajasthan and we are from MP. After few meetings with his family and some background check the marriage was confirmed but just 3 days before the ceremony he calls and says that we bought a new house and my wife will enter in a new house then next day he called and the boy denies to get married saying that our financial condition is not go...