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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 180, Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 8-- Doctrine of election - Partition suit - Will - Maintainability of suit - Though Will is executed in favour of plaintiff, but same is disputed by defendant - Plaintiff therefore, is within its right to choose to come for partition under Hindu Succession Act, instead of claiming her rights under..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 6-- Right of daughter - Co-parcener died after coming into operation of Hindu Succession Act, without making testamentary disposition of his undivided share in joint family property - Deceased survived by his wife and daughter - Devolution of property of deceased is governed by Hindu Succession Act..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 23-- Dwelling house - Partition - Portion of the house let out for marriage purposes and is not wholly occupied by family members - Said house is thus, available for partition...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 15-- Succession in case of widow dying intestate - Widow along with her three daughters inherited property from her deceased husband in 1/4th share each - On death of widow her 1/4th share would equally divide into her three daughters and one adopted son - Plaintiff being one of four children of one of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 14(2)-- Limited estate - If widow has been give limited estate during her lifetime, with rider that property would revert back to other legal heirs on her demise and in case she alienates property during her lifetime, whether it would be absolute ownership or not, answer is Positive, as she would be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 276, 284-- Probate of Will - Caveatable interest - Nephew of testator lodged a caveat - Although caveator claimed the sole beneficiary of testator on the basis of prior Will of testator but he did not file the original Will - However, caveator filed photocopy of prior Will allegedly executed by testator and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 276, 284-- Probate of Will - Caveatable interest - Widow of testator lodged a caveat - Prima facie relation of widow with testator is established on record - Whether she is really a lawful widow of testator or not cannot be conclusively adjudicated in probate proceedings, as only prima facie view was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 372-- Succession certificate - Grant in respect of shares, debentures and securities owned by deceased mother - Application for exemption from filing surety bond - Succession certificate granted in favour of petitioner No.1 as no objection is filed in favour of petitioner No.1 - Petitioner No.1..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Service-- Family pension - Death of deceased - Widow of deceased is the only family member who is entitled to the pension and therefore, mother of deceased would not get any right in pension - Pension would be payable as per the Family Pension Scheme and provisions of Hindu Succession Act not applicable to..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 213-- Probate - Will - Beneficiary of Will not required to obtain probate of Will u/s 213 of the Act, but he may require probate of Will for other purposes - Matter remitted with direction to register probate application and to adjudicate the same on merits in accordance with law...........

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