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"A court decision made in early May 1997 made cruelty sufficient grounds for a Christian woman to obtain a; previously, the law required both adultery and cruelty to be proven. The national Indian Christian community seems to have embraced this judgment (Raikar-Mhatre 1-2)." comment

Asked by Josna, 21 Jun '09 06:30 pm
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Yes. It is a great relief to the christian woman. The catolic law on divorce is so harsh on woman, reasonable changes should be made with consultation with the church in India.
Answered by Lavanya, 21 Jun '09 06:59 pm

 
  
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Sai Ram. It is a good thing since cruelty is sufficient to make one's life miserable. Adultery is one form of cruelty.
Answered by Venkateswaraswamy Swarna, 21 Jun '09 06:35 pm

 
  
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You are right, and anything favourable to women is accepted by Indians generally, and christians being more law abiding citizens, didnot protest much
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 21 Jun '09 06:34 pm

 
  
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