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Results of s 256 criminal procedure code appeal acquittal

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GUJARAT HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256 -- Complaint u/s 138 of N.I Act - Dismissed in default - Acquittal of accused - Complainant and his counsel remained absent on two adjourned dates - It is not a case of a complainant not desirous to proceed with the matter nor has he consistently remained absent despite best of..........

GUJARAT HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1), 401, 378 -- Non-appearance of complainant - Order of acquittal - Revision - Maintainability - If a complaint is dismissed prior to summoning of an accused, order may be challenged by way of filing a revision - But once S.256 Cr.P.C. comes into play dismissal of complaint has effect of acquittal of an accused and only an appeal..........

MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, 378(4) -- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal of complaint in default - Said dismissal amount to acquittal of accused, and therefore, appeal and not revision lies u/s 378(4) Cr.P.C...........

MANIPUR HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256 -- Dismissal of case on account of no, prosecution - Amounts to acquittal of accused - Appeal against same is very much maintainable...........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, 378 -- Death of complainant - Appeal against acquittal - Impleadment of LRs of complainant - Held, no provision in the Code providing impleadment of person in place of appellant who has preferred an appeal either u/s 372 or 378(4) CrPC - Right to prosecute an appeal is provided only in favour of heirs of deceased appellant who..........

GUJARAT HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256 -- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Dismissal for default - Acquittal - Validity - Explanation offered by appellant that his advocate could not remain present as he inadvertently forget to post next date of hearing in his diary, leading to further defaults on four occasions, appears..........

BOMBAY HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256(1) - - Dishonour of cheque - Non-appearance of complainant - Acquittal - Validity - Complainant was represented by his Advocate - Case was fixed for receipt of report of service of summons upon accused - It was neither fixed for appearance of accused nor for hearing - Held, case could..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256 -- Dishonour of cheque - Criminal complaint - Non-appearance of complaint - Acquittal of accused - Remedy thereagainst - Held, where complainant is absent and complaint is dismissed u/s 256 of Cr.P.C. it results in statutory acquittal of accused - If there is an acquittal of an..........

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2003
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138 -- Preliminary evidence recorded and summons issued - Complaint dismissed in default on subsequent date - It has the effect of acquittal - Complainant has remedy of appeal - Revision not maintainable...........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2002
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138 -- Complaint - Dismissal in default - In results into acquittal of accused - Remedy is that of appeal and not revision...........

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