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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 32, Rule 1-- Minor - A person who takes steps in a suit on behalf of a minor, automatically constitutes himself the next friend of minor - An order of Court, as in the case of a guardian ad litem for a minor defendant, is not necessary for that purpose - To be more precisely, a person filing suit as next..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 32, Rule 1-- Minor - Next friend or guardian ad litem - Appointment by Court is limited to that legal proceedings and beyond - The mandates in the personal law regarding competency of a natural guardian or a legal guardian or a defacto guardian are in the realm of private dealings in respect of minor's..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 2(31), 37(1)(g)-- Abandoned minor child - Appointment of guardian - Father of minor was accused and mother had abandoned the family and remarried - Child Welfare Committee (CWC) rightly appointed director of Samarpan Homes for Girls, as guardian of minor, as there was no natural guardian - Sessions Court committed..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226-- Passport Manual Act, 2010, Chapter 8, Para 4.4 - Writ - Mandamus - Petitioner has been looked after by his step-father when he was only 7 years of age and has been consistently recorded in various government records as son of his step-father and not son of his biological father and his elder..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 32, Rule 3, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13-- Divorce petition - Petition filed by wife by pleading that husband become insane after marriage - Ex parte divorce decree passed without appointment of guardian of insane person - Ex parte divorce decree set aside having been passed against a person of unsound mind without following due procedure..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9-- Minor - Appointment of guardian - `Ordinarily resides' - Means place where a person is expected or supposed to be living - Place of shifting of minor under compulsion would not be regarded as place where he `ordinarily resides'...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 9-- Minor - Appointment of guardian - Territorial jurisdiction - Application for guardianship of a person of minor and his property would lie before District Court having jurisdiction of place where minor ordinarily resides...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 8, 9-- Minor - Appointment of guardian - Jurisdiction - Minor was residing at Saharanpur with his parents - He was removed from there and shifted to Meerut under compelling circumstances on account of tragic death of his mother - Place of shifting of minor under compulsion would not be regarded as place..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 47, 7, 8, 9-- Minor - Appointment of guardian - Order rejecting application u/ss 7, 8 of the Act - Not appealable u/s 47 of the Act, as said order is not an order directing return of application u/s 9(3) of the Act, rather it is an order rejecting application raising objection as to territorial jurisdiction -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 8, Rule 6A, Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 10-- Counter claim - Petition for appointment of guardian - There is no bar in the Code against raising of counter claim in an original petition seeking for appointment of a guardian for the ward...........

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