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Court grants father access to minor children

Says ‘both parents are responsible for providing a conducive ambience to their children’

Now, family court recommends short film for parents fighting custody battle

On January 29, one couple was asked to step out and watch the film on their smart phones.


Prove you are unemployed, court tells man

The court has directed the man to produce his bank statements.

'Objecting to wife wearing jeans, kurta is ground for divorce'

Her plea that she was restrained from wearing jeans and Kurta amounts to cruelty as defined under the Act, the judge held.

Court asks man to pay Rs 2,700 per month for child born of love affair

Court also asked the man pay arrears of Rs 1.14 lakh at Rs 2,700 per month from the date of filing of case in June 2010

Woman wins ice-cream money in alimony

The Gujarati couple married for 23 years had a debate in the family court over the money the man spent on the woman’s fetish for ice-cream


Family court lawyers,staff rue delay in completion of new building

The family court in the city will celebrate its 25th anniversary on March 23 but the delay in the completion of its new building at Shivajinagar is a reason for dismay among court lawyers and staff.

HC sets aside Family Court order granting divorce to Pune man

Court set aside granting divorce without providing a fair opportunity to hear his wife

No valid reason,District Family Court makes talaq null & void

The Pune District Family Court recently declared a talaqnama given by a man as null and void as he had not given any valid reason for seeking the talaq.

Getting a divorce? Stay away from Facebook

Facebook has become both the latest weapon and target for warring spouses in bitter divorce fights.