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“The object of Section 24 of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 is to ensure that during the matrimonial proceedings either party should not be handicapped and suffer any financial disability to litigate only because of paucity of source of income.”

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“In the Indian context where the husband has chosen to be in a joint family with his parents, he cannot be forced to separate from the first day of his marriage merely on the whims of his wife.”

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“Since the age of two years, the son has been in the exclusive custody of his mother and has had minimal interaction with his father. Now, when he is 16 years of age and has expressed his independent preference of continuing in his mother’s custody.”

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The Government was directed to consider the Report made by an expert panel in 2015 which had recommended recognition of same-sex relationships.

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“The statutory provision goes to emphasise that the court is not a hapless bystander in the derailment of justice. Quite to the contrary, the court has a vital role to discharge in ensuring that the cause of discovering truth as an aid in the realization of justice is manifest.” 

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Allahabad High Court: Sudhir Agarwal, J., found a government servant to be guilty of the offence of bigamy. The instant petition was filed

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Kerala High Court: A Division Bench comprising of C.K. Abdul Rehim and R. Narayana Pisharadi, JJ. while hearing a matrimonial appeal ruled

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European Court of Justice: In a ground-breaking ruling, the European Court of Justice has directed all member States to recognize the residency