The bench termed "trust, mutual respect, understanding and commitment" as key virtues required to sustain a marriage.
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"Denial of sex to a spouse itself amounts to causing mental cruelty".
The splitting of Brangelina into just plain old Brad and Angelina has sent the tabloids into overdrive and fans into a meltdown. Weren't they the perfect couple, what with their perfect looks, perfect...
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This story is about Layla, a Great Dane. She wasn't just a dog who was rescued by Friendicoes and adopted by me five years ago. She and I, in the words of the beautiful Jim Morrison, were "Riders on t...
Brangelina no more! Angelina Jolie reportedly filed for divorce from Brad Pitt on Monday, according to TMZ. The news outlet claims Jolie has cited irreconcilable differences and is requesting full cus...
There’s been a lot of debate around the issue of triple talaq of late, especially since the Supreme Court started hearing a petition questioning its legal validity. Here, rather than going into the merits of the petition, I want to present the sociolegal aspects of triple talaq as experienced by three Muslim women -- Salma (28), Shaheen (45) and Sajjida (48) – who spoke to me in my capacity as a lawyer about the travails they are facing.
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Although the Catholic Church does not permit divorce, it does have an internal legal process that allows believers to obtain a ruling that a marriage bond wasn't valid on the grounds of one or more defects. If such a finding is obtained, then a Catholic is able to remarry with the recognition of their church. A new Supreme Court ruling, however, forces Catholics to seek a secular divorce as well.
Figures revealed by Census 2011 say so.
I tried hard to please, change, accept and then salvage the situation. That my marriage was a situation that needed salvaging should have been my first reason to quit. But I kept egging myself on. Then slowly it dawned on me that I was losing this fight…
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Interim maintenance is usually considered to be the right of a woman going through a divorce and rightly so because of the tough financial conditions she may face as the marriage is dismantled. But what happens if the woman is working and capable of providing for herself financially? Let me illustrate with an interesting case that I am handling.
The court feared for his life and property.
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Now that Pokémon Go is officially the biggest mobile game in U.S. history, it's only a matter of time before it starts tearing marriages apart. YouTube vloggers The Murrays released a skit Frid...
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The Supreme Court has refused to take a lenient view towards a man sent to jail for five years for cruelty towards his pregnant wife forcing her to commit suicide, saying her story resembled the tale...
As adults we want to discipline our children and set them on the right path so that they can be successful in life. We teach them values like honesty, forgiveness, tolerance and, above all, to do the right thing. However, in a marriage gone sour or in a divorce we seem to forget all that we taught the children. In fact we behave like extremely spoilt whiny brats who can't look beyond their own nose.