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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1 Check the log for failing marriage, divorce, annulment of marriage, see, and dissolution, nullity of marriage or divorce:
Annulment of marriage, dissolution and nullity of marriage or divorce has been criminalized.
Also in favor of the defendant's interpretation of such contingency has more time to consider the defendant Mental element of the offense is being committed general ill should know that the action is forbidden and intentionally do it In other words, even knowingly failing to record events as marriage, divorce, annulment of marriage, see, dissolution, nullity of marriage or divorce act.
He has also issued a motu proprio simplifying the process of obtaining Church declarations of nullity of marriage.
While many complain that proceedings declaring the nullity of marriage are tedious, most of the problems arise from defects in the judicial system as a whole (such as clogged court dockets), such that these problems would still exist even if divorce were to be legalized.
In a press briefing Tuesday, lawyer Theodore Te said the high court did not relax or ease the interpretation of the rules, guidelines and procedures for the declaration of nullity of marriage under Article 36 of the Family Code.
The high court added that the courts may be flooded by petitions for nullity of marriage but there is no reason to be worried because of ample safeguards such as intervention of the government.
In a petition for declaration of nullity of marriage, for instance, the only legally recognizable ground for granting it is the rather obscure, allencompassing argument of psychological incapacity, which defies specific definition and cannot be singularly equated with the usual bane of married life such as infidelity, homosexuality, cruelty, immaturity, or plain and simple stupidity.
12 after Soraya filed a civil case against the congressman for "Declaration of Absolute Nullity of Marriage With Application for the Issuance of a Temporary/ Permanent Protection Order.
The declaration of nullity of marriages is not divorce,' Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Soc Villegas, CBCP president, previously said.