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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Hindu Law-- By a deed out of Court - Cancellation of divorce deed sought alleging it to be obtained by coercion and threat - Customary divorce being an exception to the general law of divorce should be specifically pleaded and established by the party propounding such custom as custom of divorce is contrary..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 29(2)-- Customary divorce - Party relying on custom must allege and prove the custom on which he relies and has to establish that custom of dissolving the marriage in the community to which the spouses belong has been in existence and adduce evidence to the satisfaction of the court about such custom and..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2000
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Customary divorce - No relinquishment of claim to future maintenance in the deed - Held, divorced wife who has not remarried is entitled to maintenance from her husband...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1999
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13, 29(2)-- Customary divorce - Unless pleaded and proved the same cannot have the effect to dissolve the marriage between the parties...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125(1)-- Expln. (b) - Scope - Entitlement to maintenance in case of wife who is divorced or who has obtained divorce - In the first category would normally fall Muslim woman who has been unilaterally divorced by her husband in accordance with Muslim Personal Law and may also include a woman who, under the..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1997
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 29(2), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 101, 102, 103, 104-- Divorce - Allegation of customary divorce - Party relying on custom must prove the existence of custom and that it is ancient, certain, reasonable and is not opposed to public policy - He must further prove that the divorce has in fact taken place in conformity with that custom...........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1997
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Separation by mutual consent - Deed of divorce between husband and wife - Does not amount to divorce - Customary law also did not permit such a divorce - Parties living separately in view of said divorce deed - Cannot be said that parties are living separately by mutual consent - Wife entitled to..........

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