Application for Annulment

Application for Annulment

Divorce
An application to the Court for cancellation of marriage on the grounds of it being voidable shall be made only in the case where the spouses have not complied with the following sections. A marriage can only occur between a woman and a man if they are 17 years and older. The courts however may have the discretion as to allowing the marriage to take place if they are to marry before attaining such age. This could be by means of the parents giving consent to the marriage for the man or woman aged older than 17 years old until they reach legal age (20 years old). For the man or woman is aged not over 17 years, the marriage should get consent from the court to grant the permission…
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History of Divorce in Thailand

History of Divorce in Thailand

Divorce
The history of Roman Dutch law shows that as Westerners our laws had in the ancient past been mainly laws based on oral customary law and minimal written law. Only since Justinian did we change with the first codification of Roman law under the Corpus Juris Civilis. During this period many of our laws changed from customary laws to customary written laws. Thailand has had written laws since before the ancient Ayutthaya period. It is believed that the codification of Thai laws occurred way before the invention of Thai script. The history of Thai laws and its codification was lost due to the war between Burma and Thailand when the capital was overrun and destroyed. The marriage laws in Thailand during that period were known as Kodmai Laksana Pua Mia.┬áThese…
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