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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Will-- Execution - Proof - Legal requirements for proving execution of Will summarised as : (1) A Will like any other document is to be proved in terms of provisions of Indian Succession Act and the Indian Evidence Act; (2) Onus of proving the Will is on the propounder; (3) Testamentary capability of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Will-- Execution - Proof - Execution of a Will is required to be proved in terms of the provisions of S.63(c) of the Indian Succession Act and S.68 of the Indian Evidence Act...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 7, Succession Act, 1925, Section 290, 295-- Adoption - Divorce between husband and wife - Wife went to England alongwith children - Remarried - Children adopted by second husband - Adoption valid as per U.K. law but invalid under Indian law - Children getting property of adoptive father - Held, children are not entitled to inherit property..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Will-- Claim on the basis of Will - Title claimed on the basis of Will must be proved as per the provisions of Sec. 63 of the Succession Act - Will not proved - General law of succession and inheritance to apply. Indian Succession Act, 1925, Sec. 63, Indian Evidence Act, 1872, Sec. 68...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Will-- Proof of execution - Onus of proof to establish that Will was validly executed by the testator is on the person who is a beneficiary there under. Evidence Act, 1872, Section 68, Indian Succession Act, 1925, Section 63...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 372, 371-- Succession certificate - Grant of - Jurisdiction - Person of Indian origin acquiring Canadian citizenship - Ordinarily residing at Jaipur - Court at Jaipur has jurisdiction to grant succession certificate - In the matter of grant of succession certificate it is `ordinary residence' of the deceased..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 30-- Joint Hindu Family property - Any Hindu may dispose of by Will or other testamentary disposition any property which is capable of being disposed of by him, in accordance with Indian Succession Act, 1925...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Will-- By females of Joint property - There is no bar imposed on a female Hindu to make a Will in relation to the Joint Property. (Hindu Succession Act, 1956, S.30 read with Indian Succession Act, 1925)...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Will-- Proof - Is the same as any other document except that it should additionally satisfy the requirement of Section 63 of the Indian Succession Act, 1925 and Section 68 of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1999
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Will-- Property bequeathed in generic and may increase, diminish or otherwise change during life time of testator - Property answering description at death of testator would pass under the Will. (Indian Succession Act, 1925, S.90)..........

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