Combe v Combe 
- A husband promised to pay his estranged wife maintenance
- He suddenly decided to stop paying her
- Could the husband be estopped from stopping the payments
- No estoppel, claim failed
- Estoppel can only be used as a shield, not a sword. As such, the claim failed.
Posted in Contract Law Revision Notes.
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