This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please log in. New users may register below.Existing Users Log InUsername or EmailPassword Remember Me Forgot password? Click here to resetNew User? Click here to register Post navigation Cruelty–Inference–Where there is a proof of a deliberate course of conduct on the part of one, intended to hurt and humiliate the other spouse, and such a conduct is persisted, cruelty can easily be inferred–Neither actual nor presumed intention to hurt the other spouse is a necessary element in cruelty. Divorce—Cruelty—Where there is no direct evidence, Courts are required to probe into the mental process and mental effect of incidents that are brought out in evidence. Divorce—Cruelty—It is a matter of inference to be drawn by taking into account the nature of the conduct and its effect on the complaining spouse.