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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 59(12)-- Inter-country adoption - A foreigner or a person of Indian origin or an overseas citizen of India who has habitual residence in India can apply for adoption of a child from India to Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) along with No Objection Certificate from diplomatic mission of his..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 56(4), 59(3), 59(12)-- Inter-country adoption - Adoption of two children by foreigner - There is little doubt that petitioner would have brought up children well, with love and affection and children too would have been lucky to have petitioner as an adoptive parent - In view of statutory provisions of JJ Act and in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 57, 58, Adoption Regulations, 2017, Rule 21(1)- - Application for adoption by Indian prospective adoptive parents - Maintainability - Respondent Nos.1 and 2 submitted their application as prospective adoptive parents living in India - Although on date of submission of application for adoption, wife was already a US citizen and husband being..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 59, 57-- Application for adoption by Indian prospective adoptive parents - Husband and wife bone fidely pursing their applications for adoption initially as resident Indians and thereafter even as overseas citizens of India, after acquiring US citizenship - Both of them are fully eligible and competent to..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7, 8-- Family Court - Jurisdiction - Grant of maintenance under Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act - Where a family court is established in any area, no district Court or any subordinate civil Court referred to in S.7(1) shall, in relation to such area, have or exercise any jurisdiction in respect of any..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7, 8-- Family Court - Jurisdiction - Grant of maintenance under Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act - Whenever a matrimonial petition is filed in civil Court in a city where Family Court is established then civil Court should return the plaint and should avoid unnecessary wastage of time, money and energy..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7, 8-- Family Court - Jurisdiction - Grant of maintenance under Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act - Maintenance granted by civil court in a city where Family Court is established - Objection to jurisdiction not raised in trial Court but was raised in the first and second appellate Court - Held, decision..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 3, 7, 19-- Scope - Essential ingredients for applicability of the Act are : (i) Claimant must be a person aggrieved i.e. a woman who is or has been in a domestic relationship; (ii) Domestic relationship should be between 2 individuals who live or have lived in a shared household, related by blood, marriage..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65, 74, Registration Act, 1908, Section 61(2)-- Secondary evidence can only be of documents made from the original - As per S.61(2) of Registration Act, originals of registered Wills, registered release deed and also registered adoption deed must necessarily be returned to beneficiaries - Photocopies of such document kept with Sub Registrar..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 102-- Burden of proof - Adoption - Burden of proof heavily lies on the person who sets up case of adoption which makes departure from natural course and incidents of succession...........

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