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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Cruelty - 'Idiot' word used by wife against husband in the presence of guests - Such utterance by itself is not cruelty - Cruelty not only means physical cruelty but also mental one and may be intentional or unintentional - But it has to be established that because of that it has become a hazards..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Desertion - To establish desertion it has to be proved that wife has left the matrimonial home of her own for no sufficient cause and was not turned out - Husband did not take any steps for rehabilitation of wife after she left - Allegations of demand of dowry - It is a case of turning her out and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 5(ii), 12(1)(b)-- `Mental disorder' - Onus to prove lies heavily on the person who seeks annulment of marriage on the ground of unsoundness of mind or mental disorder - It requires a very strict proof - Mental incapacity must depend on a question of degree of the defect in order to rebut the validity of a marriage..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent sought in an appeal filed against divorce decree - During pendency of appeal reconciliation efforts made from time to time - Parties settling their matrimonial dispute and agreeing to take divorce by mutual consent - Parties litigating and living separately for more than..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Cruelty - Condonation - Act of cruelty is condoned prior to reunion and cohabitation - Court has to see the subsequent acts of cruelty and prior to the filing of the petition - However, if the acts of cruelty continue even after compromise and even during pendency of the proceedings then the sting..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Cruelty - Desertion by wife without any reasonable cause and indulged in getting him tortured endlessly despite compromise - Wife not taking any steps to rehabilitate matrimonial home for a long time - It is presumed to be broken marriage - There will be no use in forcing them to live together if..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Cruelty - Wife filing criminal complaints and arrest and beating of husband in her presence by the police for accepting the demands of the wife without any criminal act on the part of the husband is an extreme act of cruelty on the part of the wife - Upon pressure by the police husband accepted..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Dissolution of marriage - Petition by husband on the ground of cruelty - Family Court found cruelty being established but granted a decree for judicial separation instead of granting a decree for dissolution of marriage - Appeal against - Reconciliation efforts failed - Cruelty found established -..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Petition u/s 13 allowed to be converted to be one u/s 13-B at the appellate stage - Waiting period of six months - Does not apply at appellate stage...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 26, 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Custody of children - As per consent decree both husband and wife appointed as joint guardians of child - Child to be in each petitioners custody on every alternate week - Rival petitions for permanent custody - Mother seeking custody of child to take child to foreign..........

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