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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 -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12-- Adoption - An adopted child cannot divest any person of any estate which vested in him or her before adoption - In the instant case, property of deceased vested in his widow and three daughters would not be disturbed by virtue of subsequent adoption of defendant No.1 by widow of deceased...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11(4)-- Adoption - Validity - Adopted son 10 years elder than his adoptive mother - Adoption is void, as it is in contravention of condition enumerated in S.11(iv) of the Act...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Validity - No documentary evidence on record which proved adoption - Mere performance of funeral rights would not sustain the validity of adoption, unless it clearly appears that act itself was performed under such circumstances as would render it perfectly legal...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 4-- Overriding effect - Adoption took place in 1980 - Provisions of `Duttak Chandrika and Duttak Mimansa' have no application, as S.4 of the Act has an overriding effect on earlier text of Hind Law relating to adoption...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10-- Adoption - There is no condition either u/s 10 or any other provision of the Act that only son or daughter's son cannot be given in adoption. (Para10)..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11, 12-- Adoption of minor son by his maternal grandmother - Ceremonies of adoption duly performed in presence of 25 persons - Consent of natural mother for giving her minor son in adoption and ceremonies of adoption proved - Even actual giving of adoptee by his natural father and mother in adoption was..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Registered adoption deed - Presumption - Adoption deed registered, as such it cannot be said that it was procured subsequently in back date - Due execution of adoption deed proved by witnesses - Even adoption was published in the newspaper - Mere no, signing of adoption deed by natural mother,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(a)-- Divorce - Cruelty upon husband - Filing litigation for claiming maintenance by wife - Husband refused to maintain wife and her daughter - Wife was well within her legal right to file a petition claiming maintenance u/s 125 Cr.P.C. - Since the amount ordered to be paid u/s 125 Cr.P.C. was not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Adoption deed-- Can be treated as a Will - However, it is to be seen from recital in adoption deed as to whether testator merely intended to give effect to his desire to adopt or he also made testamentary disposition in adoption deed to settle inheritance of his property after death - In the instant case,..........

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