Karnataka High Court: Whether the court can convict wife for defamatory pleadings made by her against the husband in matrimonial proceeding?

IN THE HIGH COURT OF KARNATAKA AT BENGALURU Criminal Revision Petition Nos. 152 of 2014 and 1358 of 2010 Decided On: 01.10.2020 Sushma Rani  Vs.  H.N. Nagaraja Rao Hon'ble Judges/Coram:…

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Has Become Common Practice To Convert Some Other Dispute Into Domestic Violence Complaint : Kerala HC Asks Magistrates To Act With Caution

RAJESH VS THE STATION HOUSE OFFICER & ORS , KERALA HC as on 5 Dec 2022 WP(C) NO. 23803 OF 2021Para 7 . The DV Act was enacted with the…

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SC : Accused cannot be made to pay ad interim victim compensation by the High Court as a precondition to get anticipatory bail without reasonable justification

Talat Sanvi vs State of Jharkhand as on 24 Jan 2023 SC Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (Act 2 of 1974) – Section 482 – Inherent powers of High Court…

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Domestic Violence – Nature of Allegations – Alleged Domestic Violence is committed in the year 1992, case is filed in the year 2012 – cannot be termed as DV : Bombay HC as on 11 March 2020

Sau. Shilabai Hiraji Lonare Vs. Hiraji Sitru Lonare Bombay High Court ( Nagpur bench ) Decided on 11/03/2020 The allegations relates way back to the year 1992. The petitioner has…

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