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MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12-- Adoption - Effect of adoption - Vested interest - Property vested in adopted child before adoption continues to be vested in him subject to obligations attached to it as per S.12 Proviso (b) of the Act - However, co-parcenary properties of father of adopted child before adoption, which is not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Sexual abuse of children-- Remedial measures - Directions issued : (i) The definition of the expression "child in need of care and protection" under S. 2(14) of the JJ Act should not be interpreted as an exhaustive definition - The definition is illustrative and the benefits envisaged for children in need of care and..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 56, 61(c)-- Adoption of juvenile - Imposing condition of depositing Rs.10 lakhs by way of fixed deposit in favour of child/juvenile, while allowing application for adoption of juvenile is bad in law, as it is against the provision of S.61(c) of the Act - Said condition set aside...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Multiplier - Age of deceased was 20 years at the time of accident and he left behind a sister who at that point was 17 years of age - Adoption of multiplier of 18 is appropriate...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 25-- Permanent alimony - Cannot be granted to wife, if divorce petition filed by husband itself is dismissed - However, nothing prevents wife from preferring a fresh application u/s 18(1) of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Motor accident - Chartered accountant - Received injuries on legs and suffered 70% permanent disability - Free movement involved for performance of duties by a chartered accountant - Movements of appellant restricted to a large extent and that too at a young age - There is thus, a definite loss of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Law-- Coparcenary property - Adoptive son takes a legal birth in the adoptive family at the time of his adoption and accordingly gets a right in property of his adoptive father as much as a natural born son...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Law-- Joint family property - Deceased was sole surviving coparcener of joint Hindu Family at the time of adoption of defendant No.1 - Upon adoption defendant No.1 got a right in the property of his adoptive father/deceased - Property in the hands of defendant No.1 is a joint family property -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10, 11-- Adoption deed - Entry in revenue records - Adoption was made by both the adoptive parents - Biological parents of minor have executed the deed with their joint consent - Both the parties are Hindus - Child was unmarried and eligible to be adopted in each and every aspect - Adoption deed also..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 65, 66-- Secondary evidence - Suit filed on the basis of photocopy of adoption deed - Plaintiff be given a chance to prove existence or loss thereof - Application was filed not only u/s 65 but also u/s 66 of the Act, which itself is a notice to defendant no.3 to admit or deny the existence of the same -..........

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