Suit for declaration of a matrimonial status before the family court

Question What is the jurisdiction of family court and can I file suit for declaration of matrimonial status? Question asked on 25/12/2016 Answered by: Advocate Shivendra Suit for declaration of marital status can be filed before the family court. The Family Courts Act...

Without solemnized marriage is valid or void- online legal advice

My marriage is not solemnized as per ceremonies of Hindu marriage. But we have been living together since 18 march 2004. We have two children and my husband is working abroad. We came to know that without solemnization of marriage between two Hindus renders their...

Husband left country after filing of divorce case

I filed for divorce in March 2015 on grounds of cruelty and dowry with my husband, also he is impotent and gay. A criminal case was also registered against him and my in laws who harassed me mentally and financially,but in May 2015 he has left the country and moved to...

Validity of inter caste marriage

I love with a girl belongs to other caste. We are major and desired to marry. If I marry with her, that marriage will be valid under Hindu Marriage Act.  Question from - Family Law | Hindu marriage Validity of inter caste marriage can’t be challenged under Hindu...

Concealment of unchastity of wife

My wife had bodily relation with a boy before the marriage, she admitted this fact to me. I doubt that she is emotionally attached with him. However, he did not try to contact after the marriage. If it seems that she being not faithful with me then can I repudiate...

Nullity of marriage

Question I am not happy with my wife and I want to end our relationship. I heard about nullity of marriage if husband is not happy. Am I right and if so please advice to end my relationship and nullify my marriage.   Question asked on 14/08/2015 Answered by: Advocate...