The purpose of establishment of Family Courts in Bangladesh was to ensure a quick, effective and amicable disposal of some of the family matters, which the traditional civil courts had failed to successfully deal with. Unfortunately, the noble aim of introducing Family Courts has not been expectantly achieved though already more than two decades have passed after the courtsa coming into operation. There are many and diverse type of reasons behind such letdown. Given the socio-economic grounds, the procedural as well as substantive loopholes in the ordinance and related laws are not negligible. Besides, there are some misconceptions. This book endeavours to examine those confusions, uncertainties and misconceptions in the light of judicial decisions of the countryas higher courts.After divorce wife is entitled to maintenance up to iddat period; which may extent three months. And for maintenance of children, the word of maintenance, along with food, clothing and lodging as per definition, includes other necessaryanbsp;...
|Title||:||Strengthening Family Courts|
|Author||:||Dr. Zahidul Islam|
|Publisher||:||Dr Zahidul Islam - 2006-11-01|