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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Incomplete signatures - Not a ground to get rid of the penal liability of an accused u/s 138 of the Act especially when one of the reasons for dishonour of cheque is due to insufficiency of funds...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Jurisdiction - Accused company that is the drawer, based in Kanpur issued cheque on the drawee bank which is also placed in Kanpur - Payee company i.e. complainant having branch office at Kanpur but corporate office at Gurgaon - Cheque in question was presented for collection..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313, 386(b)(i)-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused convicted - Appeal against - Statement of accused not recorded u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Conviction set aside - Case remanded to proceed after recording statement of accused - Plea of acquittal for non compliance of mandatory provision - Held, appellate Court by virtue of..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 120B-- Dishonour of cheque - Cognizance - Complainant alleging offence of cheating and dishonour of cheque - On the basis of averments made in the complaint, prima facie Magistrate has not committed any error in taking cognizance u/ss 420, 120-B IPC - However, as regards taking cognizance u/s 138 of NI..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Jurisdiction - Components of the offence are : (1) drawing of the cheque, (2) presentation of the cheque to the bank, (3) returning the cheque unpaid by the drawee bank, (4) giving notice in writing to the drawer of the cheque demanding payment of the cheque amount, (5)..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Jurisdiction - Place where the bank of accused, which has dishonoured the cheque is situated cannot be regarded as the sole criteria to determine the place of offence - A place, for the purpose of invoking the provision of S.138 of the Act, depends on a variety of facts...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Jurisdiction - At the stage of entertaining complaint u/s 138 of the Act, Court is only required to arrive at a prima facie opinion as to the territorial jurisdiction, on the basis of the averments made therein, without launching into a fact finding mission as to their..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Jurisdiction - Substantial part of cause of action arose within jurisdiction of Courts at Delhi - Complainant, a public limited company, having its registered and corporate office at Delhi - Cheque presented in a Bank at Delhi - Cheques were returned to complainant through..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Cheque was issued in the name of company but complaint has been filed by one of the Directors who has not been authorized for that purpose - Quashing of complaint sought - Held, company is de jure complainant - It must associate a human being as de..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 378-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against acquittal - Interference by HC when permissible - Held, HC in an appeal against acquittal can only interfered if trial court has committed any illegality in passing judgment or judgment is perverse - There is nothing on record to establish that judgment of..........

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