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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), 13(1)(ib), 23(1)(a)-- Divorce - Cruelty and desertion - Petition by husband - Husband after birth of child had not taken any step to see child till the date of his deposition in Court - Such a conduct along with prayer to make DNA test amounts to humiliate wife and child in public eyes in society - A wronged party..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - Filing of divorce petition by wife though later on withdrawn on the pretext that it was filed mistakenly by her counsel instead of a petition for restitution of conjugal rights, shows that she was not interested to live with husband, particularly when wife never..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 23, Rule 3-- Withdrawal from settlement arrived at through mediation - Matrimonial dispute - Parties started living together after settlement - Cruelty committed thereafter - It gives petitioner a fresh cause of action for filing a petition for divorce on the ground of cruelty - Petition for withdraw from..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - No specific incident of cruelty alleged by husband nor he examined any witness who can support the allegations of cruelty - Ordinary wear and tear of life cannot be said to be cruelty - More so, husband was living in same house with wife even after..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Refusal of cohabitation by wife after 16 years of marriage cannot be considered as one of ground for dissolution of marriage and a ground of cruelty, particularly when marriage was consummated earlier and due to said wedlock a girl child was born, as this is a natural..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Petition by husband on grounds of cruelty and desertion - Continuous pleading of wife with husband to get himself transferred and stay with her, does not constitute matrimonial cruelty - Wife stayed with husband only for 10 days after marriage and shifted to Pondicherry due to health..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 498A-- Abetment of suicide - Cruelty - Deceased suspected her husband to be in extra marital relation which fact she stated to her family members also - However, there is no evidence that in order to seek divorce from deceased there was cruelty to extent she was driven to commit suicide - No proximate..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Cruelty and desertion - Petition by husband - Wife stated that on account of dowry demand she has no option but to leave matrimonial home - However, there is direct conflict in testimony of wife and her father concerning dowry demands as it is admitted that issue of dowry raised by wife..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - General allegations that wife used to avoid husband and his family members and she used to often visit her parental house and was not preparing food for husband, was not opening door of house after his return to home, cannot constitute cruelty...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia), 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Cruelty and desertion - Petition by husband - Allegation that parents of wife wanted to kill him as a sacrifice to obtain hidden wealth - No evidence on record to support said fact - Allegation of husband is very unnatural and unbelievable - Even no complaint lodged against parents of..........

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