Thursday, 19 May, 2022
TopicLive-in relations

Topic: Live-in relations

Marriage vs live-in: Rajasthan HC order shows judiciary not on same page over couples’ rights

Rajasthan HC says courts must uphold Constitutional & not public morality. Order contradicts others in similar cases wherein a live-in couple, one of whom is married to someone else, sought protection.

Punjab and Haryana high court refusing ‘seal of approval’ to live-in needs SC intervention

The high court’s refusal to grant protection to the live-in couple implies threats to life can go unchecked, but a live-in relationship can’t.

Orissa HC allows woman to live with her same-sex partner, state to provide protection

Orissa HC also extends protection to the 'woman partner' in the relationship under the domestic violence law to secure her rights in case of a separation.

Feminism a Woodstock-inspired fad, snug families can check rape, says new RSS book

The RSS views on several issues, including divorces and live-in relationships, have been detailed in a new book out Tuesday.

RSS survey on women in live-in relationships only reflects its conservative beliefs

ThePrint view on the most important issues, instantly.

Women in live-in relationships unhappiest, married ones happiest: Survey by RSS-linked body

The survey, by the Pune-based Drishti Stree Adhyayan Prabodhan Kendra, also says that women in the spiritual field are the happiest in the country.

Rajasthan Human Rights Commission thinks women in live-in relationships are ‘concubines’

The Rajasthan Human Rights Commission panel that made the observation included a former judge who once hailed ‘peacock celibacy’. 

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