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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7-- Proviso - Adoption by male Hindu - Without taking consent of wife - Validity - Consent of legally wedded wife is mandatory for taking adoption by male Hindu in case wife is not falling in excepted category of S.7 Proviso of the Act - In absence of same, adoption by male Hindu is invalid...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 2(a), 2(f), 2(q)-- Domestic violence - To seek relief on the ground of domestic violence, it is not necessary that woman should be related to person committing the wrong by matrimony alone, but may be by a relationship in the nature of marriage or related by consanguinity, adoption or are family members living..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12, 16-- Adoption - Registered deed - Alteration in name of parents and initials of child in Birth Register - Name of biological parents in the Births and Deaths Register, need not be changed, just because the child is given in adoption - Petitioner can issue a private notice in the Gazette about the..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance - Unmarried daughter - Can be treated as a dependent upon her father within the meaning of S.20 of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act and therefore, entitled to maintenance from her father...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9(4), (5), 11(ii), Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000, Section 41-- Adoption of minor girl - Adoption of second child of same gender i.e a female child - Embargo for adopting a child of same sex as envisaged u/s 11(ii) of 1956 Act has been done away under the 2000 Act, which simply creates an exception in case of abandoned children and children in destitute as it..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Presumption - In order to raise presumption regarding adoption on the basis of adoption deed, the deed must have been signed by both i.e. person giving and the person taking the child in adoption - In the instant case, adoption deed was not signed by natural father and mother of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Term `relative of husband of a woman' - Meaning - Relative who is not related by blood, marriage or adoption with husband of woman cannot be included in terms `relative of husband of woman'...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 39, Rule 1, 2, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 32, Rule 4, Rajasthan Tenancy Act, 1955, Section 212-- Suit by minor - Dispute as to ancestral property of adoptive family - Legality of registered adoption deed challenged by filing a suit - Adoption deed does not become inoperative - It cannot be thus concluded that minor cannot claim any right whatsoever in disputed property on the strength of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration - Cause of action sought to be indicated in plaint appears to be wholly no, existent - Adoption deed reveals that plaintiff indicated natural father as his father, which fact clearly negatives the assertion that he was adopted - Though the document has been titled..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6-- Adoption - Validity - Suit for declaration - Trial Court dismissed suit on the ground that adoption was contrary to the provisions Ss.11(iii), 11(iv) and 6(iii) of the Act - Said findings cannot be supported as in case of adoption by Hindu male with the consent of his wife, requirement of S.11(iv)..........

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