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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Deed of adoption not signed by any person giving the child in adoption - Copy produced not indicating that this is a registered deed of adoption - No presumption under S.16 can be drawn relating to the validity of adoption...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1997
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Hindu Law-- Adoption - Proof - Can be proved by oral evidence establishing the factum of giving and taking the child in adoption with free consent of both the natural guardians and adoptive parents - Execution of adoption deed and its registration is not compulsory - The fact that adoption deed is signed by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1997
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Hindu Religious endowment-- Shebaitship - Succession - One H founded temple endowing his properties to temple - During his life time he was defacto trustee - Bhumidari right in properties conferred on deity - H had four chelas out of which R and B were real brothers - R got married and had two sons (plaintiffs) - B was last..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1996
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 4, 6, 7, 11, 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration that deed of adoption is invalid - No actual giving and taking to complete adoption - Presumption u/s 16 not available because original registered deed of adoption not produced in Court - Adoption of son of plaintiffs daughter - Clearly invalid in law - Suit..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1996
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Registered adoption deed - Proof - Presumption is attached to registered adoption deed only unless and until it is disproved - Presumption is rebuttable - Mere placing the document on record without proving ceremonies of due adoption, it cannot be held that there was a valid adoption - Natural..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1995
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6-- Adoption - Proof - Adoptive mother aged 86 years could not be produced in Court - Three other witnesses present at the occasion of adoption examined - One of them a priest and other one being a person who was also present at time when deed of admission of adoption was executed by adoptive mother..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1993
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Registered adoption deed - An irresistible presumption to the effect that adoption had taken place in accordance with the provisions of the Act has to be drawn...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1991
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption deed not attested by parents - Presumption is not available...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1989
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12, 13, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17(1)(b), 49-- Proviso - Adoption - Adopted child shall not divest any person of any estate which has vested in him or her before the adoption - Creation of an immediate right in the adopted son and the divesting of the right of the adoptive mother in the property squarely falls within the ambit of S.17(1)(b) of..........

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