annulment

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the state of being cancelled or annulled

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(law) a formal termination (of a relationship or a judicial proceeding etc)

the act of abrogating

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Meanwhile, Lagman explained that annulment of marriage refers only to the 'voiding of marital unions due to causes existing at the time of the marriage.'
Because of this, Aquino said the bill aims to simplify annulment procedures by recognizing an annulment of marriage by any church or religious sect upon order of a competent court.
The recognition by law of the Church annulment of marriage solemnized by the Church is a signal divine decision of Congress.
Some lawmakers keeping multiple partners mollify their insecure mistresses by making a big show of pushing legislation for divorce or making annulment of marriage easier.
(6) Parent left solo or alone with the responsibility of parenthood due to declaration of nullity or annulment of marriage as decreed by a court or by a church as long as he/she is entrusted with the custody of the children;
Zubiri said annulment of marriage has been "inefficient and arduous," and can take years before being resolved.
The author is a three-time winner of the National Book Award for his books The Law on Annulment of Marriage (2001), Judgment Proof: How to Protect Your Property and Business from Lawsuits (2003), and The Law on Alternative Dispute Resolutions (2004).
Her notable decisions include the annulment of marriage of actress Carmina Villaruel and actor Rustom Padilla, she also denied the temporary protection order of model Deniece Cornejo.
Edcel Lagman, one of the authors and sponsors of the bill, proposed a committee amendment that prties with pending cases for annulment of marriage or legal separation may convert their petitions to absolute divorce or dissolution of marriage.
Brosas said the existing legal remedies such as legal separation and annulment of marriage take a tedious process, as opposed to divorce which would be a quick fix solution to estranged couples.
The bill also provides for annulment of marriage by maintaining the same grounds already provided for under Article 45 of the Family Code of the Philippines.
The bill also provides for annulment of marriage by maintaining the same grounds already provided under Article 45 of the Family Code of the Philippines.
As for the divorce law, he said it needed study, noting the country already allows the annulment of marriage, which for him is like a divorce.
The grounds of absolute divorce bill also include the grounds for legal separation and annulment of marriage.
"The grounds for absolute divorce are the existing grounds for legal separation, annulment of marriage and nullification of marriage, more particularly the psychological incapacity.