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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9-- Adoption - Capacity of step father to give child in adoption - Even if there is divorce between biological parents of child, in presence of biological father, step father of child cannot give child in adoption with his biological mother...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 12-- Adoption - Coparcenary property - Interest which the coparcener in a Mitakshara family acquires by his birth in the natural family continues to remain with him in spite of adoption in view of S.12(b) of the Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 9, 10-- Award of Lok Adalat - Adoption - Mandatory provisions of Ss.9, 10 of the 1956 Act violated while passing of award - Lok Adalat cannot pass award contrary to the provisions of law - Award of Lok Adalat quashed...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6-- Adoption - Locus standi to challenge the adoption - Petitioner is the brother of adoptive father and not a party to adoption proceedings - Though directly petitioner has no locus but there is remote and some circumstances regarding interest in ancestral property - Petitioner thus, has locus standi..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6, 11(iv)-- Adoption of son by female Hindu - Where age difference between adopted son and adoptive mother is less than 21 years, such adoption is void...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7-- Adoption of son by husband - Without consent of wife - Plea of renunciation of relationship - Plea rejected, as renunciation is of world and not of a relationship - Admittedly, there is no decree which would show that relationship of husband and wife between adoptive father and his wife had ceased..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7-- Adoption deed - Registered deed executed in the year 1955 - Plea that consent of wife not taken to adopt - Since deed was executed prior to enactment of Act and thus even presuming that consent wife was not taken will not make the deed invalid - However, there is nothing to suggest that wife had..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption deed - Validity - Natural guardians of adoptee did not sign the adoption deed as executant's thereof but appended their signatures thereto as attesting witnesses - This is merely a technicality and adoption deed duly registered could not be declared invalid, particularly when other..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration that adoption deed in question is void, illegal and inoperative in law - Adoption deed is duly registered - A declaratory decree regarding validity of adoption was already taken by adoptee in his favour and adopting father had admitted factum of adoption -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5-- Adoption - Void adoption - Can be challenged at any time - There is no limitation prescribed for the same...........

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