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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 32, Rule 3-- Suit against minor - Not barred - For appointment of guardian, an application can be made either on behalf of the minor or by plaintiff and an order can be obtained for appointment of guardian...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 11, 19-- Guardianship - Where one of the parents petitions the Court for appointment as guardian of her child, Provision of S.11 of Act would not be directly applicable - As views of an uninvolved father are not essential to protect the interest of a child born out of wedlock and being raised solely by..........

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