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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...........

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..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10 -- Customary adoption - Custom of adoption of married sons in community of appellant, as contended by him not proved - Lots of contradictions in evidence of witnesses on all material aspects of adoption on record - Appellant in fact failed to prove and plead factum of adoption, as he failed to explain circumstances as..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Adoption -- Punjab Customary law - Agriculture community - Age and marital status - As per general custom applicable in Punjab and applicable to this community, age and marital status is no bar with regard to adoption...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10(iii), (iv) -- Customary adoption - Age and marital status of an adoptee under customary law is protected by S.10(iii), (iv) of the Act subject to applicability of custom and usage - Thus, under Customary law of Punjab as admitted by parties, custom was fully legal and valid...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 4, 10(iii), (iv) -- Customary adoption - Plea of fraud and undue influence - Not available to plaintiff who is stranger to adoption deed - Moreover, no evidence adduced by plaintiff to prove plea of fraud and undue influence - Plea rejected...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10(iii), (iv) -- Customary adoption - Adoption made as per customary law of Punjab, as admitted by parties - Custom was fully legal and valid - Even otherwise, as per registered adoption deed, adoption was also in accordance with the Act, as adoption made when adoptee was only 9 or 10 years of age - Adoption deed was duly..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 2 -- Pleadings - Adoption - Adoptee/defendant taken a specific plea that parties are governed by customary law and his adoptive father was competent to take him in adoption in accordance with law - Said plea was never controverted - Plaintiff failed to utter a single word regarding adoption when he appeared as his own witness -..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 9 -- Jurisdiction of civil Court - Challenge to adoption deed by natural guardians - Relief of custody of child prayed by natural guardian is a consequential relief to declaration sought by them to declare deed of adoption as null and void - It is civil Court and not Family Court under Family Court Act, 1984, which has jurisdiction...........

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