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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137, 138-- Cross-examination/re-examination - Cannot be held by a party, who is not adverse to person, who has examined any such witness, as it is a right of adverse party...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147-- Dishonour of cheque - Compounding of offence - Cheque issued as a friendly loan - Parties have resolved their dispute and compromise was arrived at between parties - Complainant admitted the factum of compromise and he had no objection if accused is acquitted of charge leveled against him - Since..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Dishonour of cheque - Recall of complainant for cross examination - As per accused, there is no legal liability/debt and advancement of loan as alleged by complainant - Accused disputed receipt and agreement to repay loan amount - Even otherwise, accused shall be afforded opportunity to defend..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Legally enforceable debt - If cheque is not issued in connection with legally enforceable debt, Court cannot come to conclusion that accused has committed an offence punishable u/s 138 of the Act...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Time barred debt - As per evidence on record, cheque in question has been issued in respect of time barred debt and therefore accused cannot be fastened with liability u/s 138 of the Act...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo SI for eight months and to pay compensation of Rs.25 lacs and in default to undergo SI for 6 months - As per record, accused already undergone 7 months incarceration besides remission and unexpired portion is only of 20 days -..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Dishonour of cheque - Disputed signatures - Since, signatures on cheque-1 (Ex.P.1) is different from the signature found on cheque-2 (Ex.P.2) are mutually incongruous - Signatures found on cheques are nothing but forged signatures - Moreover, cheques in question have not been given in connection..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of two cheques - Part of same transaction - However, two separate complaints were filed and Court awarded sentences separately - Held, sentences to run concurrently, as petitioner has already undergone more than 11 months of his sentence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction u/s 138 of the Act - Compromise - After dismissal of appeal, accused has compromised the matter and compromise deed has been reduced into writing - Respondent/complainant received entire amount and he has no objection if revision petition is allowed - Order of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Dishonour of Cheque - Compounding of offence - Controlled by independent provision of S.147 of N.I. Act and is not contingent or dependent on provisions/scheme contemplated u/s 320 Cr.P.C...........

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