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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6, 11-- Valid adoption - Datta Homam (customary ceremony) is not essential to validity of adoption if valid requisites and conditions u/ss 6 & 11 of Act are complied with then adoption is deemed to be valid adoption...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12-- Adoption - Right of adoptee - Adopted son would be entitled to properties of his adoptive father in absence of any testamentary disposition in respect of suit property u/s 12 of Act...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Deed of adoption did not bear signatures/thumb impression of natural father of adoptee or any guardian of adoptee - There was no indication of presence of parents of adoptee or his guardian at time of execution or registration of adoption deed - Adoption, held, not valid...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9, 6-- Adoption - Father giving minor daughter aged less than 3 years in adoption without consent of wife - Adoption is invalid - Custody restored to mother with directions that father would have right to meet the minor daughter and for fixing time and date of such meeting, he may apply to guardian judge..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7-- Adoption - Proviso to S.7 of the Act lays down consent of wife as a condition precedent to an adoption which is mandatory and adoption without wife's consent would be void - For valid adoption wife's consent must be obtained prior to adoption and cannot be subsequent to an act of adoption...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12 Proviso(b)- - Adoption - Effect of - Relations of adoptive child with the family of his birth are severed and new relations are created in adoptive family - However, any property which vested in adopted child before adoption shall continue to vest in such person subject to obligations if any attaching to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11(vi)-- Adoption - Abandoned child - Given & taken ceremony - A child who is abandoned or whose parentage is not known may also be taken in adoption provided the given and taken ceremony is done from the place of family where it has been brought up to the family of its adoption...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10, 11-- Adoption - Of a person above 23 years of age having children - No proof of custom to adopt a child above 15 years of age - Factum of adoption not established by conclusive evidence - Adoptive father, as defendant No.1, denied the adoption - On death of adoptive father, son claiming to be adopted..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 18, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, 127, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 23, Rule 3-- Maintenance - Compromise in a petition u/s 125 Cr.P.C. whereby consolidated amount towards permanent alimony paid and wife giving up any future claim for maintenance - Petition for maintenance by wife u/s 18(2) of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act is maintainable as any order passed u/s 125..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Suit for declaration of adoption - Adoptive father and mother denied adoption - Failure to produce cogent and reliable evidence that adoption took place after following the ceremonies under the Hindu Law - Adoption, held, not proved - Suit based on adoption rightly dismissed...........

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