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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion - Petition by husband - Merely because wife is residing in her parental house since last 17 years, by itself cannot be a ground for dissolution of marriage, unless factum of desertion is proved and animus decidendi is also established - Decree of divorce set aside...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to wife - Decree of divorce on ground of desertion by wife - Wife not entitled to maintenance for period prior to passing of decree of divorce - However, wife is entitled to maintain an application u/s 125 Cr.P.C. for post decree period provided she is able to satisfy condition that..........
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: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Husband himself is the wrongdoer who made several phone calls to his aunt's daughter and sent 200 to 300 text messages during off hours, compelled his aunt's daughter much to her resistance with an intention to marry her when marriage between him and wife..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - At the time of second motion there was consent of wife but wife remained absent for three dates thereafter - Held, there was compliance of S.13-B of the Act - Decree of divorce by mutual consent, upheld...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13, 5-- Divorce - Marriage of Hindu husband with Christian wife - Marriage solemnized by following ceremonies practised by Hindus - Petition for divorce under Hindu Marriage Act is not maintainable - Petition under any provision of Hindu Marriage Act is maintainable only when marriage is solemnized..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Christian Marriage Act, 1872, Section 6-- Divorce - Wife is a Christian by birth and Husband is a Hindu - Marriage between parties solemnized by following ceremonies practiced by Hindus - Since marriage was not solemnized as per provisions of Act, provisions of Act cannot be invoked by husband to seek dissolution of his marriage...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 17-- Amendment of divorce petition - Amendment sought to incorporate additional ground of adultery - Divorce petition on the ground of cruelty already sought by husband - If some facts relating to seeking divorce additionally come into knowledge of husband, same can always be brought on record by..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion - Petition by husband - Where wife opted to join job at a different place, thereby separation was caused and she refused to comeback by leaving her job, same cannot be termed as wilful desertion - Divorce petition rightly dismissed...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Waiver of six months waiting period - Parties living separately for last many years - There is no cohabitation between parties as such and there is no relationship of husband and wife between them - There is thus, no possibility of rapprochement of parties and marriage..........

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