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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 18(2)-- Maintenance - Second marriage during subsistence of first marriage by suppressing factum of first marriage - Maintenance granted by trial Court - Appellate Court held that wife is not entitled to maintenance - High Court rejected second appeal by holding that there is no substantial question of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 23-- Maintenance pendente lite - Wide discretion has been conferred on Court in the matter of order of interim maintenance - It is a judicial discretion and has to be exercised with reason, equity and good conscience - Interim maintenance in its very nature is temporary and therefore detailed or..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 23-- Maintenance pendente lite - As long as Family Court is alive to relevant factors and parameters and ultimate award is not extortionate or grossly disproportionate, there is no cause to interfere with exercise of judicial discretion in exercise of powers of judicial review - Impugned order merely..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 6-- Adoption - Validity - Suit for declaration - Trial Court dismissed suit on the ground that adoption was contrary to the provisions Ss.11(iii), 11(iv) and 6(iii) of the Act - Said findings cannot be supported as in case of adoption by Hindu male with the consent of his wife, requirement of S.11(iv)..........
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 16-- Adoption - Suit for declaration - Plaintiff was 16 years of age at the time of adoption as such it was incumbent on plaintiff to plead and prove custom or usages applicable to parties permitting persons, who have completed the age of 15 years being taken in adoption in view of provision of..........
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..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 39, Rule 1, 2, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 22, 21-- Suit for recovery of arrears of maintenance and fixation of future maintenance - Trial Court created charge upon property of defendant with further direction that defendant will seek permission of Court in case he wants to sell the property - Prima facie case is in favour of plaintiffs as they..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 20-- Unmarried daughter - Marriage expenses - Ad valorem Court fees - Present petition is not a Civil suit u/s 9 CPC - It is a petition under the substantive provisions of a special act triable by a special Forum, and those petitions are not per se governed by provisions of S.7 of Court fees Act -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 20-- Unmarried daughter - Marriage expenses - Deficiency of Court fees - Rejection of petition - Applicant has not made a claim for recurring maintenance but for marriage expenses which is in the nature of a one time request - In absence of a clear provision governing Court fees payable, applicant was..........

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