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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10(4), 11(3)-- Adoption - Age of adoptee/defendant was 32 years as on date of adoption, whereas age of plaintiff was 51 years - No customary adoption was proved on record - Adoptee was above the permissible age of adoption as per S.10(4) of the Act - Further, difference of age of adopted mother and adoptee viz...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 24-- Maintenance pendente lite - Grant of maintenance either under Hindu Marriage Act or Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act or S.125 Criminal Procedure Code or S.20 of Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act - An order passed in either of the proceedings does not debar re-adjudication of the..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007, Section 4, 5-- Eviction order against daughter-in-law and her two minor children - Hindu Undivided Property - No order can be passed against minor as per the Act - Mother of children being daughter-in-law of senior citizen is equally entitled to residence in suit premises both under the Act as well as other laws..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7, 8-- Family Court - Jurisdiction - Grant of maintenance under Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act - Where a family court is established in any area, no district Court or any subordinate civil Court referred to in S.7(1) shall, in relation to such area, have or exercise any jurisdiction in respect of any..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7, 8-- Family Court - Jurisdiction - Grant of maintenance under Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act - Whenever a matrimonial petition is filed in civil Court in a city where Family Court is established then civil Court should return the plaint and should avoid unnecessary wastage of time, money and energy..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Family Courts Act, 1984, Section 7, 8-- Family Court - Jurisdiction - Grant of maintenance under Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act - Maintenance granted by civil court in a city where Family Court is established - Objection to jurisdiction not raised in trial Court but was raised in the first and second appellate Court - Held, decision..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Mere creation of document in support of prior adoption cannot be substitute of actual evidence of giving and taking with regard to adoption...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(ib)-- Divorce - Desertion - Petition by husband - Husband failed to produce on record any cogent and reliable evidence that wife deserted him without any valid reason - More so, Family Court in petition u/s 18 of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act specifically held that husband treated wife with cruelty..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17-- Adoption - Registered adoption deed - Relinquishment of adoption deed cannot nullify registered adoption deed, though, it can be taken as a ground in suit to seek cancellation of registered adoption deed and therein, to refer other documents to show that adoption was not given effect...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 102-- Adoption - Challenge thereto - Burden of proof to challenge adoption deed and proving that it was not properly executed was upon plaintiff - Plaintiff however, failed to explain satisfactorily as to why she put her signatures on document, despite being suspicious about it - Moreover, document in..........

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