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BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Non-appearance of complainant - Order of acquittal of accused - Complainant remained absent on many dates - Matter was listed on 14 occasions before trial Court - Complainant was absent on 5 occasions, which is quite a large number almost 36% in 14 dates - Only excuse given by complainant is that..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal of complaint for no, prosecution - Complainant was present in Court but she being hard of hearing, could not present herself before Court when case was called, as a result complaint was dismissed for no, prosecution - However, immediately next day complainant moved..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Restoration of complaint dismissed in default - Single absence - Case transferred from place `M' to place `J' and again re-transferred from place `J' to place `M' - Magistrate instead of dismissing complaint in default should have adjourned the case at least once for a future..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 397, 401, 256-- Revision - Maintainability - Order of acquittal u/s 256 Cr.P.C - Revision not maintainable against such order, provided the same is invoked appropriately and in a judicious manner...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, 204-- Dismissal of compliant u/s 256 Cr.P.C - At the stage of issuance of process - Compliant dismissed on account of no, payment of process fee or other fees by complainant within reasonable time - Complainant not complying the Court's direction - Provision of S.204(4) Cr.P.C is thus, applicable -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 302, 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Death of complainant - Impleadment of L.R's - In a summon case, upon death of complainant Court can permit LR's to continue compliant...........
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 opportunities having..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal of complaint in default - Case was fixed for defence evidence - Complainant was duly represented by counsel, but his counsel has also failed to put in appearance for which complainant may not be held liable directly - Rather, absence of complainant, as he has..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256, 246-- Dismissal of complaint at the stage of S.246 Cr.P.C - Absence of complainant - Appeal against dismissal of complaint is pending from last 30 years - Complainant did not take any interest in proceeding of case and adopted lethargic attitude towards case - Nothing on record which may spell on fact..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 256-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal of complaint in default at the stage when it was fixed for addressing arguments - Complainant was duly represented by his counsel - Magistrate was not justified in dismissing complaint in default for single absence of complainant, particularly on a date of hearing..........

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