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UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Filing of false and frivolous case by wife - Husband and his family members acquitted in proceedings u/s 12 of PWDV Act - Allegations levelled by wife are therefore, false and frivolous and this itself constitutes cruelty against husband - Divorce petition allowed...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ia)-- Divorce - Cruelty - Petition by husband - Mere words spoken by wife during first night or subsequently that her marriage was fixed contrary to her wishes, would not amount to cruelty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 8, 4, Hindu Widow, Section 2-- Property of pre-deceased son - Right of widow/mother after remarriage - Succession opened in the year 1972 when son died - Succession of son's estate shall be governed by S.8 of 1956 Act - Mother being class-I heir u/s 8 of 1956 Act naturally succeeded to the estate of her son in the absence of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion - Petition by husband - Wife herself admitted that she had no intention to resume marital cord with husband after she left marital home in 2002 - Neither wife attempted to return to her marital home nor requested husband or his parents to take her back - Even no efforts were..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B(2)-- Divorce by mutual consent - Waiting period of six months - Period mentioned in S.13-B(2) is directory and not mandatory - It is open to Court to exercise its discretion in the facts and circumstances of each case where there is no possibility of parties resuming cohabitation and there are chances..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B(2)-- Divorce by mutual consent - Court can waive waiting period of six months, after considering : (i) statutory period of six months specified in Section 13B(2), in addition to the statutory period of one year u/s 13B(1) of separation of parties is already over before the first motion itself; (ii) all..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B(2)-- Divorce by mutual consent - Waiting period of six months - Mandatory or directory - In determining the question whether provision is mandatory or directory, language alone is not always decisive - Court has to have regard to the context, subject matter and object of the provision...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B(2)-- Divorce by mutual consent - Waiver of six months waiting period - Court while conducting proceedings u/s 13-B(2) of the Act, can use the medium of video conferencing and also permit genuine representation of parties through close relations such as parents or siblings where parties are unable to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B(2)-- Divorce by mutual consent - Cooling off period - Object is to safeguard against a hurried decision if there was otherwise possibility of differences being reconciled - Said object is not to perpetuate a purposeless marriage or to prolong the agony of parties when there are no chance of..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 27-- Return of Streedhan - Independent proceeding for return of Streedhan u/s 27 of the Act is not maintainable, when no other matrimonial proceeding between parties has ever been initiated, decided or pending...........

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