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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 56-- Adoption of two minor children - Inter Country adoption/Foreign adoption - Birth mother abandoned their two minor children and showed absolutely no affinity or anything resembling normal maternal communication or attachment to children - Sufficient liberty afforded to birth mother even at cost of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6, 11(iv)-- Adoption of son by female Hindu - Where age difference between adopted son and adoptive mother is less than 21 years, such adoption is void...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Partition suit-- Joint Hindu Family property - Plea of limitation - Where properties were joint Hindu Family properties and defendant No.3 claiming some share in the properties on the basis of adoption, which is void, he could not defend the matter by saying that suit was not within limitation from the date of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7-- Adoption of son by husband - Without consent of wife - Plea of renunciation of relationship - Plea rejected, as renunciation is of world and not of a relationship - Admittedly, there is no decree which would show that relationship of husband and wife between adoptive father and his wife had ceased..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7-- Adoption deed - Registered deed executed in the year 1955 - Plea that consent of wife not taken to adopt - Since deed was executed prior to enactment of Act and thus even presuming that consent wife was not taken will not make the deed invalid - However, there is nothing to suggest that wife had..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 9-- Exclusive jurisdiction of civil Court - Issue of adoption and inheritance rights - Can be decided exclusively by Civil Court and indeed outside the jurisdictional sweep of revenue authorities...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption deed - Validity - Natural guardians of adoptee did not sign the adoption deed as executant's thereof but appended their signatures thereto as attesting witnesses - This is merely a technicality and adoption deed duly registered could not be declared invalid, particularly when other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration that adoption deed in question is void, illegal and inoperative in law - Adoption deed is duly registered - A declaratory decree regarding validity of adoption was already taken by adoptee in his favour and adopting father had admitted factum of adoption -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5-- Adoption - Void adoption - Can be challenged at any time - There is no limitation prescribed for the same...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Registration Act, 1908, Section 17-- Registered adoption deed - Admissibility - Where registered adoption deed is more than 20 years old and ceremonies of adoption are proved by oral evidence, said adoption deed is admissible in evidence...........

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