Supreme Court: Divorce petition can be filed under Hindu Marriage Act if spouse ignores decree of restitution of conjugal rights over a period of one year

The current case involves an appeal filed by a husband contesting the High Court’s decision to overturn a divorce decree granted on grounds of desertion. The marriage between the parties took place on March 25, 1999. After marital discord arose, the husband initiated proceedings for restitution of conjugal rights on December 17, 2008. On May […]

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Supreme Court Affirms: No Reversal on Article 370 Abrogation, Upholds Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization

The Supreme Court has rejected the petitions asking for a review of its decision to remove the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the Constitution. A 5-judge panel, including Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud and Justices Sanjiv Khanna, BR Gavai, Surya Kant, and AS Bopanna, dismissed the review petitions. They […]

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