Judgements

Below is the list of Landmark Judgements related to Family Disputes in India
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Cooling off period of six months in a mutual divorce case, as specified in Hindu Marriage Act, can be waived off Hon'ble Supreme Court of India

Amardeep Singh Vs Harveen Kaur (12-09-2017)

Period of “two years” as provided in Sec.10A (for mutual divorce) of the Divorce Act is read down to a period of “one year” Hon'ble Kerala High Court

SAUMYA ANN THOMAS Vs UOI & PRAVEEN THOMAS WP(C).No. 20076 of 2009(R)

If separation of 18 months is completed before filing of second motion, then the waiting period of 6 months can be waved off in a mutual divorce case Hon'ble Delhi High Court

J. S. V. vs V. P. G. (07.05.2019)

Hon'ble Supreme Court's judgement on waiving off 6 months period in a mutual divorce case filed under Hindu Marriage Act is also applicable to mutual divorce cases filed under Special Marriage Act and Divorce Act Hon'ble Kerala High Court

Tomy Joseph Vs Smitha Tomy (10.10.2018)

Physical presence of parties not to be insisted for mutual divorce proceedings Hon'ble Delhi High Court

Mukesh More Vs Soni Kumari (22.01.2021)

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