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Children Born Out Of Void Marriages Entitled To Parents' Property: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court ruled that children born out of void or voidable marriages are entitled to get a share in the property of their parents. The ruling is applicable only to Hindu joint family properties governed by Hindu Mitakshara Law, the top court clarified. The verdict was given by a three-judge bench led by CJI DY Chandrachud in reference to a two-judge bench judgment in Revanasiddappa vs. Mallikarjun (2011)

Fri, 01 Sep 2023 - 03:46 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Supreme Court, parents, Void Marriage, Legal News, Indian Judiciary

Courtesy: Hindustan Times