High Court asks cop to pay maintenance to estranged wife

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

Refusing to grant relief to a police officer challenging the Rs 16,000 maintenance he was directed to pay to his estranged wife and children, According to the Bombay High Court, “The cop is seen to be living comfortably than his known source of income would permit.” Justice Roshan Dalvi was hearing a petition filed by… Read more »

High Court tells husband to pay wife despite his unemployment, illness

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

The Bombay High Court has dismissed an appeal of a man to waive off interim monthly maintenance of Rs 5,000 to his wife as he was sick and unemployed, ruling that the payment should be made regularly until the divorce petition was disposed of. On this Justice Roshan Dalvi said, “Pending the petition, the interim maintenance would… Read more »

HC quashes order giving divorce to husband exparte

Posted On & filed under Family Law News.

Observing that a court should use its discretion, the Bombay High Court has set aside an order of a civil judge in Baramati, who refused to condone the delay made by a woman in an application urging to dismiss a divorce decree granted to her husband ex-parte. Saying that this was a fit case where… Read more »

Kripashankar Singh case: SIT submits probe report to court

Posted On & filed under High Profile Cases.

A special investigation team (SIT) probing the unaccounted wealth cases against former Mumbai Congress chief Kripashankar Singh on Thursday submitted its confidential report to the Bombay High Court. The SIT report came following Feb 22 directives of Chief Justice Mohit Shah and Justice Roshan Dalvi to Mumbai Police Commissioner Arup Patnaik to probe the allegations… Read more »

Court tells National Defence Academy to ease security norms

Posted On & filed under Top Law News.

The Bombay High Court Thursday directed Pune’s National Defence Academy (NDA) to ease security restrictions imposed on the road leading to the tri-services institution, a lawyer said.   The directions, spelling a setback for the NDA, came on a bunch of public interest litigations (PILs) challenging the institution’s move to restrict movement of people and… Read more »