Family Law Prof Blog

Editor: Margaret Ryznare
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Divorce in India Because Lack of Toilet is Torture

From BBC:

An Indian woman has been granted permission to divorce her husband because he would not build a toilet in their home.

The woman in her 20s had been married for five years, but had been forced to relieve herself in nearby fields.

Indian law only allows divorce in limited circumstances such as domestic violence or proven cruelty.

Read more here.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/2017/08/divorce-in-india-because-lack-of-toilet-is-torture.html

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