Husband has left me and making demand of dowry

I am living separately because my husband has left me. One year has gone, but my husband doesn’t want to give alimony or bear my expenses. He is using my ATM also for his purpose as well as demanding dowry from me. What could I do? Question from - Criminal Law |...

Demand of additional expenses incurred in upbringing of child

One of my cases has settled under an agreement of paying rs. 8500/month and educational expenses of the child, which I am paying every month without any due. This year also, I have paid for books and uniform materials. However, now, the wife is asking to pay for the...

Muslim woman needs enhancement of maintenance

Muslim women divorced and received maintenance, but the maintenance is as per 2006 standard of living is not sufficient. How can it enhance? Question from - Maintenance | Section 125 CrPC You can move an application before the Magistrate’s court under section 127 of...

Maintenance of aged parents or senior citizen

I am a widow as well a senior citizen of India. I want to know about the maintenance rights of my son. What is my maintenance rights as per the Indian law?  Question from - Maintenance | Section 125 CrPC India is the home of more than 81 million senior citizens. It is...

Stepmother is entitled for maintenance under section 125 crpc

I am a destitute lady; my husband died in the year 2000. My stepson is refusing to maintain me, and I have no child. Can I claim maintenance from my stepson? Question from - Maintenance | Section 125 CrPC If the mother is living under destitution, she is entitled to...