Courts cannot dispose of matters at cost of sacrificing cause of justice: Delhi High Court pulls up family court

Since the parties were seeking adjournment for negotiation, there was no justification for the Family Court to have declined the request, the Court said.
Delhi High Court
Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court recently pulled up a family court judge for dismissing a divorce petition when the parties before it sought adjournment on the ground that they were in the process of negotiation [Commodore Pavan Chauhan v Anusha Chauhan].

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