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No Fault Theory Of Divorce

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU Introduction Under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 both the husband and the wife have been given a right to get their marriage dissolved by a decree of divorce on more than one grounds specifically enumerated in Section 13. Some of the grounds initially inserted were substituted and some more grounds came […]

Matrimonial Relief under The Special Marriage Act, 1954

Marriage is seen as an institution of people coming together under the promise of spending a life time with each other. However, sometimes this union may not turn out to be as pleasant as expected. Unhappy marriages are socially undesirable and are a breeding ground for delinquent children. Thus, instead of living a life filled with regret and remorse, the parties may chose to part ways. This is a submission on the options thus given to a party frustrated by his/her marriage under the Special Marriage Act, 1954.