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High Court Orders CBI Probe for Child Trafficking

Acting on a public interest litigation, a division bench of the Kerala High Court on Monday ordered a CBI probe into the trafficking of children from north and northeastern states to orphanages in Kerala.The division bench of Chief Justice Ashok Bhushan asked the CBI to step in despite the state government opposing probe by a […]

Family settlement better option than approaching a court

Property disputes are a common occurrence in India. Since greed is a great leveller, wars over wealth take place across the strata, from low-income households to ultrarich families. Even an iron-clad will may be challenged by unhappy beneficiaries. The obvious solution for most squabbling relatives is to take the matter to the courts. However, that […]

Amendments in Anti-Dowry Harassment Law

Plans are afoot to amend a criminal law that will allow compromise and settlement between husband and wife at the onset of trial in dowry harassment cases, a move that comes after frequent misuse of the provision to trouble men and their near relatives. Under the proposal, Section 498A of the Indian Penal Code will […]

ALL ABOUT MUTUAL CONSENT DIVORCE

Divorce by Mutual Consent is the simplest and easiest way of dissolving marriage. Procedure for Mutual Consent Divorce is laid down as under for easy understanding:- > Both Parties ie Husband and Wife have to reach to Mutual understanding and agreement regarding terms and conditions for Divorce. > On the basis of settlement and agreement, […]