Category Archives: Criminal Procedure

The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 is the procedural law providing the machinery for punishment of offenders under substantive criminal law.

The wife filed an application under Section 125 Cr. P. C. against her husband claiming maintenance in a court at Delhi…. In the proceedings under Section 125 of the Code, the husband pleads that the said ex-parte decree is binding upon the Criminal Court… Decide

Question: The wife filed an application under Section 125 Cr. P. C. against her husband claiming maintenance in a court at Delhi on 24.06.1988. Prior thereto, she had sent a notice also, to him, in April 1988. The husband filed a petition under Section 9 of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 in a court at Varanasi in May 1988……...

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A, a married major daughter is unable to maintain herself due to her mental abnormality. Is she entitled to be maintained by her father who has sufficient means to maintain? Give reasons in support of your answer. 

Question: A, a married major daughter is unable to maintain herself due to her mental abnormality. Is she entitled to be maintained by her father who has sufficient means to maintain? Give reasons in support of your answer. Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [A, a married major daughter is unable to maintain herself……...

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Whether a person can be ordered to pay maintenance to an adult son who is physically disabled and unable to maintain himself?

Question: Whether a person can be ordered to pay maintenance to an adult son who is physically disabled and unable to maintain himself? [RJS, 1991] Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [Whether a person can be ordered to pay maintenance to an adult son who is physically disabled and unable to maintain himself?] Answer……...

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A, a minor child of 14 years of age, has got a prize of rupees one crore in a Television show namely, ‘Kaun Banega Karorpati’. Can he claim maintenance from his/her father, if the father neglects or refuses to maintain him/her?

Question: A, a minor child of 14 years of age, has got a prize of rupees one crore in a Television show namely, ‘Kaun Banega Karorpati’. Can he claim maintenance from his/her father, if the father neglects or refuses to maintain him/her? Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [A, a minor child of 14……...

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A, a Hindu married man performs another marriage with Hindu rites with W. Is W entitled to maintenance from A if he neglects to maintain W and if W is not in a position to maintain herself? 

Question: A, a Hindu married man performs another marriage with Hindu rites with W. Is W entitled to maintenance from A if he neglects to maintain W and if W is not in a position to maintain herself?  Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [A, a Hindu married man performs another marriage with Hindu……...

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A, a married man performs sexual intercourse outside wedlock. Consequently, a child is born. Can such a child claim maintenance from A under Section 125, Cr. P.C.?

Question: A, a married man performs sexual intercourse outside wedlock. Consequently, a child is born. Can such a child claim maintenance from A under Section 125, Cr. P.C.? [UPHJS 2003]  Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [A, a married man performs sexual intercourse outside wedlock. Consequently, a child is born. Can such a child……...

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What provisions have been made for the maintenance under the CrPC? When the wife loses her right to maintenance?

Question: What provisions have been made for the maintenance under the CrPC? When the wife loses her right to maintenance? Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [What provisions have been made for the maintenance under the CrPC? When the wife loses her right to maintenance?] Answer Maintenance general meaning is keeping something in good……...

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Under what circumstances can a Magistrate demand security for good behaviour and peace?

Question: Under what circumstances can a Magistrate demand security for good behaviour and peace? [UPPCJ 1986, RJS 1994] Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [Under what circumstances can a Magistrate demand security for good behaviour and peace?] Answer Chapter VIII of CrPC deals with the provisions related to the security for keeping the peace……...

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Can a search warrant be issued under Section 97 in respect of a minor wife kept by her husband against her wishes? Discuss

Question: Can a search warrant be issued under Section 97 in respect of a minor wife kept by her husband against her wishes? Discuss [D.J.S. 1989] Find the answer to the mains question only on Legal Bites. [Can a search warrant be issued under Section 97 in respect of a minor wife kept by her husband against her wishes?……...

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Decide the legality of the following proceedings:- The publication of a newspaper containing material punishable under Sections 124-A and 153-A IPC is prohibited by the State Government. The editor, to set aside the order…

Question: Decide the legality of the following proceedings:- The publication of a newspaper containing material punishable under Sections 124-A and 153-A IPC is prohibited by the State Government. The editor, to set aside the order of the Government submits an application before the High Court. The High Court consists of 10 Judges but the matter is decided by……...

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