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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7-- Jurisdiction - Custody of child - Visitation rights - Grandparents visitation of child is well recognized and the same takes in overnight custody also for short periods...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25, 10-- Custody of twins aged 5 years each - Custodial rights in favour of natural mother in preference to grandparents - Grandfather of children was involved in bribery case - Even if case ended in acquittal, it may not be conducive for children to build a robust moral value if they are permitted to stay..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25, 10-- Custody of twins aged 5 years each - Custodial rights in favour of natural mother in preference to grandparents - Grandparents contended that mother of children is working lady and there was no one to look after the children in her absence - Contention rejected as there are lot of attractive..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 25, 10-- Custody of twins aged 5 years each - Custodial rights in favour of natural mother in preference to grandparents - Death of father of children - Mother found to be well educated and has been drawing salary of Rs.26,000 p.m - Grandparents on the other hand are aged persons but might have showered..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956, Section 6, Guardians and Wards Act, 1890, Section 7, 25- - Custody of minor child - Father of minor being natural guardian has right of custody unless Court comes to conclusion that father is unfit to have custody and it is not for the welfare of minor that father should be allowed to exercise his right - In the absence of same there is no justification..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Prosecutrix forcibly raped in school - Act again repeated by accused in the house of prosecutrix during night when other family members were present in the adjoining rooms - Not a normal behaviour on the part either of the prosecutrix, her parents or grandparents who were living in the same..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act, 1949, Section 13B-- NRI landlord - Proof - Held, a person whose parents, grandparents or great grandparents were born in India would be covered under the definition of the Act of 1949 and it is not necessary that a person should be a citizen of India - In present case there is no dispute about the fact that some of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Writ Jurisdiction Habeas Corpus-- Custody of child by mother - Detenu boy is residing with his grandparents from past 3 years - Mother is accused of murdering her husband - She has paramour with whom she is now residing - Child even did not recognise his mother and made no gesture to go to her - Mother had no source of livelihood..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 406-- Dowry death - Deceased died leaving behind child - Child being looked after by paternal grandparents - Husband convicted and sentenced - Held, father of the deceased cannot claim dowry articles/stridhan of his daughter - After death her child is her only legal heir to the property - Hence the..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 15(1)(a), Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 16(3)-- Property of grandparents - Inheritance - Grand sons/grand daughters were illegitimate children of son - As per provision of S.15(1)(a) of Hindu Succession Act Illegitimate children can succeed and inherit property of their mother - As per provision of S.16(3) of Hindu Marriage Act illegitimate..........

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