Civil Family Law Essay

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CONFIDENTIAL LW/APR 2008/LAW470/581/344 UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA FINAL EXAMINATION COURSE COURSE CODE EXAMINATION TIME : : : : FAMILY LAW II / FAMILY LAW II (CIVIL) / FAMILY LAW (CIVIL) LAW470/581/344 APRIL 2008 3 HOURS INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES 1. This question paper consists of THREE (3) parts : PART A (6 Questions) PART B (2 Questions) PART C (1 Question) 2. Answer ALL questions from PART A, PART B and PART C in the Answer Booklet. Start each answer on a new page. Do not bring any material into the examination room unless permission is given by the invigilator. Candidates are allowed to bring in the following statutes (unannotated): (i) Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976 (ii) Married Women Act 1957 (iii) Married Women and Children (Maintenance) Act 1950 (iv) Domestic Violence Act 1994 (v) Guardianship of Infants Act 1961 (vi) Registration of Adoptions Act 1952 (vii) Adoption Act 1952 Please check to make sure that this examination pack consists of: i) the Question Paper ii) an Answer Booklet - provided by the Faculty 3. 4. 5. DO NOT TURN THIS PAGE UNTIL YOU ARE TOLD TO DO SO This examination paper consists of 4 printed pages ©Hak Cipta Universiti Teknologi MARA CONFIDENTIAL CONFIDENTIAL 2 LW/APR 2008/LAW470/581/344 PART A QUESTION 1 Explain two (2) types of damages which can be granted by the court in consequence of a breach of betrothal. (5 marks) QUESTION 2 State the legal principle applied in the case of Corbett v Corbett [1970] 2 All ER 33. (5 marks) QUESTION 3 Do you agree with the approach made by Mohamed Dzaiddin SCJ in the case of Tan Sung Mooi v Too Miew Kim [1994] 3 MLJ 117? (5 marks) QUESTION 4 Explain briefly the ways by which the legitimation of children is possible in Malaysia. (5 marks) QUESTION 5 Give three (3) differences between adoption under the Adoption Act 1952 and the

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