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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration - Cause of action sought to be indicated in plaint appears to be wholly no, existent - Adoption deed reveals that plaintiff indicated natural father as his father, which fact clearly negatives the assertion that he was adopted - Though the document has been titled..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6-- Adoption - Validity - Suit for declaration - Trial Court dismissed suit on the ground that adoption was contrary to the provisions Ss.11(iii), 11(iv) and 6(iii) of the Act - Said findings cannot be supported as in case of adoption by Hindu male with the consent of his wife, requirement of S.11(iv)..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Non-Registration - If an adoption deed is reduced into writing and is signed by both sets of parents i.e parents giving in adoption and parents taking in adoption and adoption satisfies all statutory requirements set out under the Act, mere fact that it is not registered or there is a..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Validity - Where an adoption is valid in all other aspects, signed/thumb marked by both sets of parents but is not attested by natural father at the time of registration may if at all, raise a presumption that registration is defective but cannot raise any inference that adoption is..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6, 11-- Valid adoption - Datta Homam (customary ceremony) is not essential to validity of adoption if valid requisites and conditions u/ss 6 & 11 of Act are complied with then adoption is deemed to be valid adoption...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12-- Adoption - Right of adoptee - Adopted son would be entitled to properties of his adoptive father in absence of any testamentary disposition in respect of suit property u/s 12 of Act...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6-- Valid adoption - Mere proof of giving and taking is sufficient to prove a valid adoption unless and until it is rebutted - When adoption is ancient and had taken place long prior to challenge, heavy burden lies upon person who challenges the adoption to disprove the same...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `relative of husband' in S.304-B IPC would mean such persons, who are related by blood, marriage or adoption - A relative who is not related to husband either by blood or marriage or adoption cannot be prosecuted u/s 304-B - However, he may be prosecuted u/s 306 IPC, in case the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Word `relative of husband' in S.304-B IPC would mean such persons, who are related by blood, marriage or adoption - A relative who is not related to husband either by blood or marriage or adoption cannot be prosecuted u/s 304-B - However, he may be prosecuted u/s 306 IPC, in case the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Deed of adoption did not bear signatures/thumb impression of natural father of adoptee or any guardian of adoptee - There was no indication of presence of parents of adoptee or his guardian at time of execution or registration of adoption deed - Adoption, held, not valid...........

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