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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..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Sustained unjustifiable conduct and behaviour of wife towards husband and his family members has rendered his life miserable - Soon after marriage within a span of three to four months wife addressed complaint to police making allegations of illegal..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(i), 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Petition filed by husband - Adultery and cruelty - Divorce filed after 29 years of marriage - Two daughters born out of wedlock but both were not physically and mentally healthy, thus, appellant-husband desirous to give divorce so as to solemnize second marriage - But wife was not ready..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Criminal proceedings against husband - Husband though acquitted after trial in criminal proceedings launched by wife, however, appeal against same is pending and acquittal is yet to reach finality - Moreover, admission on the part of husband that his love..........

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