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Marital Rape Is Good Reason To Claim Divorce: Kerala High Court

Upholding the verdict by a family court, the Kerala High Court ruled that a woman can claim divorce based on ''marital rape'' under the ''good ground'' on August 6. The Court said, ''Marital rape...falls in the frame of physical and mental cruelty'' Notably, the bench dismissed the appeal of a husband who had challenged the family court's decision of granting divorce on the ground of cruelty.

Sat, 07 Aug 2021 - 12:26 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Marital Rape, kerala high court, Divorce, HC Verdict, Cruelty