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Joseph Shine v Union of India

The Court decriminalised adultery, striking down Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 (IPC).

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Last Updated: October 23, 2018

Bench:D.Y. Chandrachud J, A.M. Khanwilkar J, Rohinton Nariman J

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Nandini Praveen v Union of India

The Supreme Court will decide whether certain provisions of the Special Marriage Act, 1954 (‘Act’) violate Articles 14, 15, and 21 of the Constitution of India, 1950.

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Bench:V Ramasubramanian J, A.S. Bopanna J,

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Goolrokh Gupta v Burjor Pardiwala

This case will decide if a Parsi woman loses her own religious identity after solemnising her marriage under the Special Marriage Act.

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Bench:D.Y. Chandrachud J, A.M. Khanwilkar J, Ashok Bhushan J

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Sameena Begum v Union of India

Several Public Interest Litigation (PILs) challenge the constitutional validity of polygamy, nikah halala and other related Muslim marriage practices.

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Bench:B.R. Gavai J, Surya Kant J,

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