Domestic Violence

Only available on StudyMode
  • Download(s) : 58
  • Published : October 12, 2012
Open Document
Text Preview
INSTITUTE OF LAW
NIRMA UNIVERSITY

[pic]

Final Draft of the Project Work on

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACT, 2005

Undertaken in the partial fulfillment of B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) 5 – Years Integrated Course at

Institute of Law, NIRMA University.

Submitted By:

Himani Sharma

Roll no. 11BAL065

III - Semester, Section – A

Under The Guidance Of:

Mr. Rhishikesh Dave

Course Coordinator

D E C L A R A T I O N

I Himani Sharma declare the work entitled “Domestic Violence Act” being submitted to Nirma University for the project in the subject of “Criminal Law-I” is original and where the text is taken from the authenticated books, articles or web articles, appropriate reference is given. It is true in my best of knowledge.

Date: Himani Sharma

Roll No 11 BAL 065

III Semester,(2012-13)

Institute of Law

Nirma University

1 C E R T I F I C A T E

This is to certify that the thesis entitled–“Domestic Violence Act” submitted by Mr. Himani Sharma for the project work in the subject of Constitutional Law- I embodies independent and original research work carried out by him under my supervision and guidance. To the best of my knowledge and belief, it is his original work submitted to fulfill the project assignment for the Semester End Examination of third semester of B.A.LL.B. (Hons) Programme during the academic year 201-13.

Date: Mr. Rhishikesh Dave

Asst. Professor

Institute of Law,

Nirma University

Ahmedabad

Acknowledgement

I take the opportunity, while presenting this project report; to express my deep gratitude to all those who offered their valuable help to me in completing this project successfully. A number of people provided me with their assistance, encouragement and enthusiasm. Without them this project would not have been possible. First of all I am extremely grateful & thankful to the Nirma University, Institute of Law - Ahmedabad, for instilling in us new & lively subjects which are practically observed in the Industry today.

I am extremely thankful to Mr. Rhishikesh Dave Sir for giving me view of this wonderful topic and helping me in the completion of this project.

Content

Chapter- 1

❖ Introduction………………………………………………….6-7

❖ Aim and Object of the Project…………………………......8

❖ Scope and Limitation of the Project………………………8

❖ Method of Writing…………………………………………....8

❖ Sources………………………………………………….………9

❖ Hypothesis………………………………………………….....9

❖ Mode of Citation………………………………………………9

Chapter- 2

❖ The History of ECONOMIC DURESS………….…...10-11

❖ Indian Cases……………………………………….…....11-15

❖ The biased domestic violence act…………………...15-16

Chapter- 3

❖ Conclusion…………………………………………………..17

❖ Suggestion…………………………………………….……..18

❖ Bibliography……………………………………………..….19

Chapter- 1

Introduction
Domestic violence is violence that occurs within the private sphere, generally between individuals who are related through intimacy, blood or law. Despite the apparent neutrality of the term, domestic violence is nearly always a gender-specific crime, perpetrated by men against women.

The protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act was passed in 2005 to put a stop to violence, give protection against future abuse and use punitive measures to combat continued domestic violence.. It states –

Any act, omission or commission or conduct of the respondent shall constitute domestic violence in case it-  (a) harms or injures or endangers the health, safety, life, limb or well-being, whether mental or physical, of the aggrieved person or tends to do so and includes...
tracking img