Saachi Khurana | Legistify

Saachi Khurana
Answered on 18 Sep 2019

The divorce is not possible after 1 week of marriage. Both the parties have to wait till 1 year and then go ahead with the divorce. Without the decree of divorce if you marry someone else that is illegal in India.Read More

Posted on 15 Sep 2019 | 2 Answers

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Karishma Pandit
Answered on 19 Sep 2019

If your wife is not agreeing to a mutual divorce, you can proceed with filing a contested divorce against her with the help of a divorce lawyer in India.Read More

Posted on 15 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

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Karishma Pandit
Answered on 19 Sep 2019

If the husband denies to give you a divorce by mutual consent and threatens you to do so, then you can go for filing a contested divorce, there are certain grounds which are mentioned under Section 13 of the Hindu Marriage Act 1955 and Section 27 of the Special Marriage Act 1954 i.e. cruelty. Consult a divorce lawyer near you to begin the process.Read More

Posted on 18 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

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Karishma Pandit
Answered on 18 Sep 2019

The sentence for failure to pay maintenance arises from a failure to obey a court order, which is a criminal offence. Defaulters can be imprisoned for a period not exceeding one year. Send a legal notice to him with the help of a divorce lawyer in India.Read More

Posted on 17 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

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Advocate Vijay Raj
Answered on 15 Sep 2019

Cruelty and desertion of 2 years or more are grounds available to you for divorce if your spouse not agreeing for divorce by mutual consent. You need to wait for 2 years of desertion period before you file for divorce on the ground of desertion in the Family Court of competent jurisdiction. For divorce on the ground of cruelty, you can file for divorce even now with the help of a divorce lawyer in India.Read More

Posted on 11 Sep 2019 | 2 Answers

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Aditya Dua
Answered on 18 Sep 2019

Section 5 of the Shariat Act of 1937 concerns with Muslim women seeking dissolution of her marriage. Section 5 was subsequently deleted and replaced by Dissolution of Muslim Marriages Act 1939. Muslim women can seek divorce at the court of law. A woman can ask for a divorce if the husband treats the wife with cruelty, even if such conduct does not amount to physical violence. You can consult a Muslim law lawyer in India to get a Khula.Read More

Posted on 17 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

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Saachi Khurana
Answered on 18 Sep 2019

The divorce cannot be conducted before 1 year of marriage. If she is living separately then also divorce can only happen after 1 year of marriage. If the wife is asking for alimony then both husband and wife can mutually decide and agree upon the same term and if not, then the wife has right to ask for maintenance and can file a maintenance case against the husband.Read More

Posted on 12 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

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Shagun Srivastava
Answered on 16 Sep 2019

 Section 9 of the Hindu Marriage Act encompasses the provision for the restitution of conjugal rights, according to which, if either of the spouses withdraws themselves from the society of the other, without reasonable excuse, the other party which is aggrieved has a legal right of filing a petition demanding for the restitution of conjugal rights. The court, if satisfied that there is no legal ground for the application to be refused, and based on the veracity of the statements in the petition, may pass a decree for restitution of conjugal rights.Read More

Posted on 28 Aug 2019 | 1 Answer

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Mohim Roy
Answered on 16 Sep 2019

If your wife is well qualified and is earning more than INR 50,000 a month, you are not entitled to pay her any maintenance. A well-qualified woman cannot harass her husband for maintenance. You are not to submit any document for the same. You can defend the maintenance petition with the help of a maintenance case lawyer in India.Read More

Posted on 15 Sep 2019 | 1 Answer

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Aayushi Sang
Answered on 12 Sep 2019

Mutual divorce is the best, most convenient and expeditious mode to dissolve the marriage. However, for this, the consent of both spouses is required. if one of them refuses to go for it then filing contested suit for divorce remains the only mode to break the marriage. Such a divorce suit takes a lot of time. If your wife is not ready to give you divorce then you can file a contested divorce petition through a divorce lawyer in India.Read More

Posted on 05 Sep 2019 | 2 Answers