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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 24, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Transfer of case - Husband filed divorce petition at place `M' whereas wife residing at place `B' - Distance between two places 400 kilometres - Four cases between parties pending at place `B' - Comparative hardship is more to the wife - Divorce petition filed by husband at place `M' transferred..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 26-- Custody of child - Interim custody - Pendency of divorce petition - Custody of child granted to mother with visitation rights to father, till application u/s 26 of the Act is decided by Court below - Welfare of child is a paramount consideration - Postponement of custody of child on the ground of..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion - Petition by husband - Husband himself admitted that he left the house of wife and children in the year 2002 and since then he has been living separately in a rented quarter - Desertion is therefore, by husband, not by wife...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Allegation that attitude of wife towards husband is hostile, as he could not fulfill her demand for luxuries - However, husband failed to give any specific instance of demand of luxury by wife - As regrading allegation that wife did not willfully allow..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 497, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 103-- Divorce - On ground of adultery - Proof of - Law does not postulate direct proof of adultery rather circumstantial evidence which would lead a reasonable and just man to the conclusion of adultery is sufficient...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 1, Rule 10-- Divorce on ground of adultery - Impleadment of adulterer - Is necessary to allow him an opportunity to defend himself against the allegations levelled and to vindicate himself - But if the adulterer has already been examined as a witness giving him sufficient opportunity to extenuate himself..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Mere saying that wife was an ill-tempered and greedy lady or she became angry off and on, cannot be considered as instance of cruelty - Divorce petition rightly dismissed...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(i)-- Divorce - Adultery - Extra marital relationship by wife - Some quotations noted in diary cannot be a basis to hold that wife was adulterous - More so, there is no evidence on record to prove that wife had any extra marital relation with respondent No.2 or any other person as alleged by husband -..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 25(1)-- Maintenance - Quantum - Mutual agreement for divorce and quantum of maintenance - Compromise decree passed - Held, even if agreement relating to quantum may be part of settlement but when the decree was passed on adopting the said settlement, it becomes the order u/s 25(1) of H.M.Act, 1955 - And..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Launching of false criminal case by a spouse against other spouse amounts to cruelty...........

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