Legal questions on Family Law

Civil Contempt and s.156(3) CrPC

My sister was married in 2013 but due to mutual differences, both my sister and my brother in law decided to separate by way of court under mutual divorce proceedings (In Delhi) without our knowledge. 1st Motion was signed and during that the husband made a statement that he would be giving Rs, 1,50,000/- initially for the next six months and rest of the 5 Lacs later. Afterwards, she told us t...

What is the procedure of getting protection against domestic violence?

Hi, I am a 35 year old women, seven months pregnant with my second child. i have been facing verbal and physical abuse on and off since past 11 years of my marriage. This time in the 6th month of my pregnancy my husband again physically and verbally abused me, due to which i left his house and went to stay with my parents. His parents and he have been apologizing for the same and asking me to...

Sec 406 ipc

Sec 406 IPC Respected Lawyers, My ex-wife filed a case against me in 2012 u/s 406 ipc complaining that my family members and me did not return her stridhan and other items she demanded for at our main house. She has retained her words in her cross also. She has produced a paper on which details are that some of the items she is taking with her to her parental house and some of them lik...

How long will it take to get a marriage certificate from India if we are abroad?

Hello, My wife and I currently live overseas and we got married in a church in Hyderabad in 2009. We have used the church issued original marriage certificate for immigration purposes so far. We have since misplaced this original and we are unable to find it for further immigration applications. We have a certified/attested copy of this certificate which is not acceptable by the immigration...

Dowry threat from wife

My brothers wife married last year in April, gone to her home willingly with his brother, who has come to took her for family function, with jwellery & other belongings and now threatning us via filing a dowry case against our family including me, my wife, mom, father, brother & sister as well. Yesterday we got a phone call from family court & they ask us to come for a prior meeting (next we...

Mother in law torturing dauter in law

I have been married for 8 years. I am staying with my mother in law in my father in law's self owned property. My father in law is living separately for the past 20 years because of my mother in law's rude attitude. From the day one of my marriage i was adjusting my my mother in law. even before completion of 6 months of marriage she forced me to have baby. She used to abuse me by bad words. Sh...

Husband ne mere against divorce case file krdiya h. What do I do??

Meri shaadi ko 19 saal ho gye h. Mere 4 kids h. Husband bohot hi zyada mentally aur physically torture kiya h mujhe. Mere husband NRI h. 1 month on and off duty rehta h unki. Generally bohot jhagda hota tha par akhir me normal ho jata tha. After 2016 unki mother ki death ke baad se unka nature basal gya. Ek din vo mujhe bohot violent ho gye to hum case kr diye. Case krne ke baad vo bail pe chor...

Blackmailing by wife

Dear Sir/Mam, This is to inform you that my wife is torturing me since the time of our arranged marriage..she and her mother both are the main roots of this torture. My wife did not respect me and my mother.. always keep demanding money and other golden ornaments and keep black mailjng us that she will impose the false case of dowry and will send us in jail if we refuse to fulfil her demands. ...

I want a divorce

Last year september i got married to a girl from my same village. initiall everything went well for first 20 days. she wanted to pursue her higher education so i paid her college fees everything. my parents deposited the gift amount in her name. being a only child we took no dowry. one day her mother called her and told her that after going to a rich family you have forgotten us and both stated...

Made mistakes both 2nd illegal marriage please advise responsibilities

Good Morning Sir I would like to know as I had a relationship when I was in Gulf with a woman, she also married before I dont want to cheat her, I came to india around 8 years back. I want to give her a status and registered a second marriage in Marriage registrar office. She used a duplicate name. before marriage we had a son and after 2 years a beautiful daughter. I had kept confidential...