The Law of Marriage and Divorce; Giving the Law in All the States and Territories with Approved Forms
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...was a legal cause of divorce in the state or territory where it occurred or existed, or that the plaintiff's residence was then in the territory. The plaintiff must prove that the cause of divorce existed or Stats. (1899), 2994. 3 Stats. (1899), 2992, 2993. - Stats. (1899), 2991. Stats. (1899), 1850. - Stats. (1899), 1844. 'State. (1899), 3180, 3194, 3195. State. (1899), 1849. occurred within five years next prior to the commencement of the suit.9 Alimony. The court may allow the wife maintenance pending the action, and a reasonable fee for her attorney, and may enforce the payment of the same by order.10 On final decree, the court shall make such orders touching the alimony of the wife and the care and custody of the children, if there be any, as the circumstances of the parties and the nature of the case seem just and reasonable.11 Remarriage. Is not forbidden. INDIANA. Grounds for absolute divorce. Adultery, except when the offence has been committed with the connivance or consent of the party seeking the divorce, or when the party seeking the divorce has voluntarily cohabited with the other with knowledge of the fact, or has failed to file a petition for two years after discovery of same, or when the party seeking the divorce has been guilty of adultery under such circumstances as would have entitled the opposite party, if innocent, to a decree.1 Impotency existing at the time of marriage. Abandonment for two years. Cruel and inhuman treatment. Habitual drunkenness. Pregnancy by other than husband. Stats. (1899), 1850. 10 Stats. (1899), 1851. "Stats. (1899), 1853-1855. i Burns' Anno. Stats. (1901), 1044, 1045. Husband's failure to..."
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