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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration - Non-production of relevant documents - Claim of plaintiff regarding date of adoption being 14.1.1984 and suit having been filed in the year 2004 i.e. after almost 21 years, no, production of voters list, ration card and employment/education related documents to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration - Cause of action sought to be indicated in plaint appears to be wholly no, existent - Adoption deed reveals that plaintiff indicated natural father as his father, which fact clearly negatives the assertion that he was adopted - Though the document has been titled..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Non-Registration - If an adoption deed is reduced into writing and is signed by both sets of parents i.e parents giving in adoption and parents taking in adoption and adoption satisfies all statutory requirements set out under the Act, mere fact that it is not registered or there is a..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Validity - Where an adoption is valid in all other aspects, signed/thumb marked by both sets of parents but is not attested by natural father at the time of registration may if at all, raise a presumption that registration is defective but cannot raise any inference that adoption is..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 6-- Valid adoption - Mere proof of giving and taking is sufficient to prove a valid adoption unless and until it is rebutted - When adoption is ancient and had taken place long prior to challenge, heavy burden lies upon person who challenges the adoption to disprove the same...........
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...........

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