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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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Registered adoption deed - Adoptive mother 70 years of age and adopted child aged 8 years - There is presumption u/s 16 of the Act that adoption is made in compliance with the provisions of the Act until and unless such presumption is disproved...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Adoptee 35 years of age - Adoption deed registered - Plea that adoptee was 15 years of age when adopted but he was 35 years of age when deed was registered - This fact not proved - Held, merely because adoption deed is registered, Court is not precluded from examining whether or not the..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Registered adoption deed - Presumption - No evidence led to disprove the deed - There was not even oral statement to rebut the presumption - A mere plea that the deed is not genuine is not sufficient to rebut the presumption u/s 16 of the Act...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16-- Adoption - Presumption as to - Rebuttal of - Both courts below after scrutinizing the evidence have concurrently upheld the validity and genuineness of registered adoption deed - There is no pleading in the objection filed by appellant to the effect that wife of "R" did not give her consent to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10, 16-- Adoption - No adoption ceremony - Mere mentioning as son in different documents such as ration card, voter's card, nomination in life insurance policy etc. is not sufficient to hold that plaintiff was adopted - Status of adopted son can be acquired by legal and valid adoption - In the absence of..........

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