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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 11, 5(i), 29(2)-- Second marriage during subsistence of first marriage - Petition by wife for declaring marriage as nullity - Plea of husband of customary divorce by mutual consent in Panchayat - Requirement of law in terms of S.29(2) of the Act not spelled out, nor particulars of custom and its enforcement and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 17, Rule 2, 3, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)-- Divorce - Evidence of wife closed when she failed to produce evidence inspite of grant of eight opportunities and more opportunity was granted subject to payment of costs of Rs.1,000/- - Taking a liberal view that divorce petition be adjudicated on merits in view of serious allegations of adultery..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty by wife - Vague and general allegations in pleadings by husband without any reference of date, time or place - Not even a single instance of date and time with regard to either statements attributed to wife or her father or with regard to any of alleged incidents mentioned - More..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce - Petition by husband - Pendency of maintenance case u/s 125 of Cr.P.C. is not a ground for wife for non co-operation in the disposal of present case u/s 13 of the Act - Direction issued for early disposal of divorce case...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Desertion by wife - Intention of husband to get rid of his wife and two children is glaring from the fact that he does not give a single specific instance of a date when he tried to reconcile his matrimonial home or when he went to her parents house to request them to return - More so,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9-- Adoption - Capacity of step father to give child in adoption - Even if there is divorce between biological parents of child, in presence of biological father, step father of child cannot give child in adoption with his biological mother...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Non appearance of husband on the second motion hearing - Husband persuaded wife for quashment of FIR and as a consequence of compromise FIR was quashed - Quashing of FIR by compromise presupposes that husband has consented for dissolution of marriage by mutual consent..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Allegation of cruelty could not be based on trivial issues, rather it should have the origin with reference to time, place and manner in which the occurrence took place - Bald statements and allegations of cruelty cannot constitute cruelty in the eyes of law...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Instances of cruelty being of personal knowledge cannot be proved by attorney who has no personal knowledge about the alleged instances - Attorney cannot be allowed to appear and depose as witness on behalf of principal victim in the matters involving personal knowledge, as he..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty by husband - Demands made prior to marriage - Asking for honouring with small gifts cannot be taken to be such an incident which would create mental agony in the mind of wife after marriage - Moreover, these allegations could not be proved on record by way of testimony of wife..........

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