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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 5(3), Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006, Section 12-- A girl aged 16 years fell in love with the boy aged 18 years - Both of them eloped and got married as per Hindu rites - Held, it is not a void but voidable marriage even though performed in contravention of Section 5(3) of the HMA and Section 12 of PCMA - Mere fact that punishment has been..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 19, 21, Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6, 10, 13-- A minor Hindu girl aged 16 married minor Hindu boy aged 18 years against the wishes of her parents - After marriage though voidable, father of the girl ceased to be her natural guardian - Her natural guardian is her husband even though he is minor - Court cannot appoint any other person as..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 375, 376, 363-- A minor girl aged 16 years eloped with a minor boy aged 18 years of her own free will - Both of them got married as per Hindu rites - FIR got registered by father of the girl for the offences punishable under Sections 376 and 363 of the IPC - Held, neither offence of kidnapping nor of rape is..........

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