Search on Google: Navigating the Legal Labyrinth: What Should a Wife Know and Ask Her Lawyer When Seeking Redressal for Dowry Harassment in Chandigarh District Court?
1. I have been subjected to mental and physical abuse by my husband and his family for dowry. They have been demanding more dowry since our marriage. Is this grounds enough to file a case under the Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961 in Chandigarh District Court?
2. My husband has threatened to divorce me if I fail to meet his dowry demands. Can his threats be used as evidence against him in the court? If yes, what kind of proof would be considered valid?
4. My in-laws have taken all the jewelry and other valuables that were given to me by my parents at the time of marriage. How can I legally retrieve these items?
6. I am worried about my safety and the safety of my children. What provisions does the law provide for our protection during this time?