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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption deed - Presumption - Nothing on record to prove that consent of natural mother of adoptee was taken - No evidence on record that ceremony of giving and taking was performed - In the absence of giving and taking ceremony, adoption cannot be said to be valid - Even no evidence on record to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6-- Adoption deed/memorandum of adoption - Not required to be attested by attesting/marginal witnesses as per provisions of the Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7, 9-- Adoption - Consent of natural mother and adoptive mother is necessary as per provisions of Ss.7, 9 of the Act at the time of adoption - However, such consent is not required at the time of execution of memorandum of adoption...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6, 7, 9, 16-- Registered adoption deed - Act does not prescribe for performance of a particular ceremony for validly carrying out a adoption - Adoption can take place on natural parents giving child in adoption to adoptive parents - More so, a presumption of correctness is available to registered documents..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17-- Adoption - Registered memorandum of adoption - Carries a presumption of genuineness having been registered by Registrar in discharge of his official functions...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Proof of date of birth - Date of birth noted in a private school, is not a valid proof of date of birth unless the person who gave the date or made the entry is examined...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Date of birth certificate - Can be used to prove the date of birth of a child or a person - It cannot be used as proof of adoption...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 11-- Adoption - Progress report of school - Cannot be accepted as piece of evidence to prove adoption...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10, Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 6, Rule 1, 2-- Customary adoption - Pleading and proof - Custom of adoption of married sons in community of appellant - Appellant failed to plead in his written statement about existence of any custom as such - Parties to a suit are always governed by their pleadings - Any amount of evidence or proof adduced..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10-- Customary adoption - Custom of adoption of married sons in community of appellant, as contended by him not proved - Lots of contradictions in evidence of witnesses on all material aspects of adoption on record - Appellant in fact failed to prove and plead factum of adoption, as he failed to..........

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