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Explain in detail the concepts of void and voidable marriages under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955.

Badge(43)

According to Section 11 of the Hindu Marriage Act, marriage can be void by a decree of nullity granted by the Court if it contravenes any of the conditions specified in Clauses (i), (iv) and (v) of Section 5.

Explain the ingredients essential to invoke review jurisdiction by Court.

CPC

Review is a judicial re-examination of the case by same Court and by the same Judge. Thus, Section 114 confers a right of review if the conditions precedent laid down therein are satisfied and lays down the procedure under Order XLVII for it.

“State the documents under which statements of persons who cannot be called as witnesses are relevant”?

IEA

Section 32 of the Indian Evidence Act deals with relevancy of the statements made by persons who cannot be called as witnesses. This section provides 4 classes of persons who cannot be called as witnesses…

“Evidence may be given of facts in issue and relevant facts.” Explain how?

IEA

Section 5 of the Indian Evidence Act states that evidence may be given of facts in issue and relevant facts. Relevant fact is a fact that can be used to prove a case before the Court. Sections 6 to 55 deal with relevancy of facts. Fact in issue is that relevant fact which determines right or liability.