8 articles Sample Notes

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


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.


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.