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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption deed - Presumption - Nothing on record to prove that consent of natural mother of adoptee was taken - No evidence on record that ceremony of giving and taking was performed - In the absence of giving and taking ceremony, adoption cannot be said to be valid - Even no evidence on record to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6-- Adoption deed/memorandum of adoption - Not required to be attested by attesting/marginal witnesses as per provisions of the Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7, 9-- Adoption - Consent of natural mother and adoptive mother is necessary as per provisions of Ss.7, 9 of the Act at the time of adoption - However, such consent is not required at the time of execution of memorandum of adoption...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6, 7, 9, 16-- Registered adoption deed - Act does not prescribe for performance of a particular ceremony for validly carrying out a adoption - Adoption can take place on natural parents giving child in adoption to adoptive parents - More so, a presumption of correctness is available to registered documents..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17-- Adoption - Registered memorandum of adoption - Carries a presumption of genuineness having been registered by Registrar in discharge of his official functions...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 72, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17-- Memorandum of adoption - Not required to be attested by attesting/marginal witnesses - Examination of attesting witnesses thus, cannot be considered mandatory even though memorandum of adoption is attested by marginal witnesses, particularly when one of executants and scribe has been examined and..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Date of birth certificate - Can be used to prove the date of birth of a child or a person - It cannot be used as proof of adoption...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Progress report of school - Cannot be accepted as piece of evidence to prove adoption...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Proof of date of birth - Date of birth noted in a private school, is not a valid proof of date of birth unless the person who gave the date or made the entry is examined...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 1, 2-- Customary adoption - Pleading and proof - Custom of adoption of married sons in community of appellant - Appellant failed to plead in his written statement about existence of any custom as such - Parties to a suit are always governed by their pleadings - Any amount of evidence or proof adduced..........

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