Divorce

PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (1): General Knowledge

PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (1): General Knowledge A divorce starts with a divorce petition. The petition is written by any one or both spouse (the petitioner). The petition is then filed in a state court in where the marriage took place. The petition […]

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PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (2): Application for Referral to Marriage Tribunal

PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (2): Application for Referral to Marriage Tribunal The pre- requisite for filing of single divorce petition is to obtained a certificate issued by Marriage Tribunal to prove the attempt to reconcile the marriage. GENERAL INFORMATION This application is intended […]

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PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (3): Grounds of Divorce

PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (3): Grounds of Divorce Irretrievable breakdown of a marriage constitutes ground for divorce. In a proper defense, acceptable differences enable the defendant to have the ability to arrange grounds for divorce. Some examples for grounds for divorce are: Intolerable […]

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PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (4): Maintenance for Wife and Children

PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (4): Maintenance for Wife and Children Among the issues to be sorted out in the divorce petition, the maintenance of wife and children after the divorce takes the centre stage in the negotiation process. This article aims to set […]

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PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (5): Custody of Children

PROCEDURES OF DIVORCE PETITION IN MALAYSIA (5): Custody  of Children In determining the custodial rights of a child below 18 years old in a divorce petition, the judge based on a number of presumption of law. The presumption is that Children below seven (7) years […]

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