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Woman`s religion does not merge with husband`s faith after marriage: Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday said the law does not sanction the concept of a woman's religion getting merged with her husband's faith after an inter-religion marriage. A five-judge Cons...

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Woman retains religion after marriage: Supreme Court

A woman does not lose her religious identity after marrying a man from another faith until she converts on her own, the Supreme Court said on Thursday. The court also asked a Parsi trust in Gujarat...

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No law provides change of woman's religion after marriage: SC

The Supreme Court today said the law does not sanction the concept of a womans religion getting merged with her husbands faith after an inter-religion marriage. A five-judge Constitution Bench head...

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Indira Jaising (born 1940, Mumbai) is a leftist Indian lawyer. She went to school in Mumbai and graduated in Bangalore, before getting her degree in law in 1962. Jaising became the second woman to be designated as a Senior Advocate by the High Court of Bombay in 1986 (the first was Sohini Nanavati).