AIR 1965 SC 1564
Facts: Bhaurao Shankar Lokhande, appellant No. 1, was married to the complainant Indubai in about 1956. He married Kamlabai in February 1962, during the lifetime of Indubai. 1,050 more words
AIR 2001 SC 938
Facts: In this appeal the parties are admittedly tribals, the appellant being a Oraon and the respondent a Santhal.
It is submitted that as the respondent has solemnised a second marriage during the subsistence of the first marriage with the appellant, the second marriage being void, the respondent is liable to be prosecuted for the offence punishable under Section 494 of the Indian Penal Code. 702 more words
The Supreme Court of India while considering a matter wherein a wife had instituted divorce proceedings in a Foreign Court(Circuit Court, Florida, USA) on grounds of irretrievable breakdown of marriage, faced with the issue of whether the husband who alternatively had filed a divorce petition in India was entitled to the decree to anti-suit injunction against the wife. 260 more words
In a petition filed by a woman from Karnataka before the Supreme court challenging provisions of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1956, the Bench comprising of Chief Justice 157 more words