Evans v Evans

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5 cases
  • Sheldon v Sheldon
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal
    • 31 March 1966
    ...p. 963. And where a wife persistently refused her husband sexual intercourse, quite inexcusably, she was held guilty of cruelty, see Evans v. Evans, 1965, 2 All England Reports, p. 789. Bat two husbands have been held not guilty of cruelty. Where a husband aged 35 with a young wife, after ......
  • P v P
    • Bahamas
    • Supreme Court
    • 29 October 2007
    ...dismissed the husband's petition citing the wife's behaviour as “sluttish” but not cruel. The husband's appeal was also dismissed. 25 In Evans v. Evans [1965] 2 All E.R. 789, the parties were married in 1944. After about 12 or 13 years of marriage the wife announced they would from then on ......
  • C v C
    • Hong Kong
    • High Court (Hong Kong)
    • 27 March 1971
    ...more hostile towards him, finally causing him to leave her. 19. Counsel for the Petitioner relies upon the cases of Evans (1965) 2 All E.R. 789 and Sheldon (1966) P. 62. But before coming to them I will refer to P. v. P. (1964) 3 All E.R. 916. In that case it was held that when a husband ab......
  • Z v Z
    • Bahamas
    • Supreme Court
    • 8 July 2010
    ...the behaviour of the respondent and suffered from high blood pressure and lack of sleep which resulted in him losing his job. 25 (25) In Evans v. Evans [1965] 2 All E.R. 789 it was held that refusal of intercourse can amount to cruelty if it is unjustified, if in all the circumstances of th......
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