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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149-- Accident - Liability of insurer - Where the insurance company specifically charged premium for three persons excluding driver of vehicle in question from its owner, it cannot be absolved of its liability on the death of a person...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Offence by company - Drawee expected only to know who are i, charge of affairs of company - Moreover, it is not reasonably expected from drawee to know whether individual who signed cheque was instructed to do so or whether he was deprived of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Vicarious liability-- Corporate entity is an artificial person which acts through its officers, Directors, Managing Director, Chairman etc. - If such company commits an offence involving mens rea, it would normally be intent and action of that individual who would act on behalf of company that too when criminal act is..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13(1)(iii)-- Divorce - Husband suffering from incurable disease - No evidence on record qua nature of ailment with which husband was suffering - Even there is no evidence to prove that husband is suffering from any incurable disease - Both husband and wife lived in the company of each other for 3 years after..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder of wife by husband - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Accused and deceased were in each others company at night in the room - Thereafter deceased went missing - Onus is on accused to explain as to what happened to deceased - Accused failed to explain the same - Body of deceased..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Payee/holder in due course of cheque alone competent to file complaint u/s 138 of the Act - In case payee is company, complaint necessarily be filed in name of company - Company being juristic person can act only through representative..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, 142, 145-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint by power of attorney holder - Offence by company - Power of attorney holder gave evidence on affidavit u/s 145 of the Act by mentioning in verification clause that all facts stated in affidavit are true to his knowledge - However, cross-examination of CW1 reveals..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139, 141, 118(a)-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Offence by company - Blank cheque - As per accused, he signed blank cheques by way of security - As per complainant, cheques issued towards payment of outstanding dues - Onus lies on complainant to prove that amount quantified in cheque is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Recovery of excess amount withdrawn by claimants - Appellant/insurance company no doubt made out a case, since there was liberty granted to appellant to recover the excess amount payable to claimants - However, keeping in view the fact that deceased employee died at the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13, 9-- Petition by husband for divorce on ground of cruelty and petition by wife for restitution of conjugal rights - Evidence on record shows that it was the husband who withdrew from the wife's company without there being any reasonable cause to do so - Moreover, husband failed to make out any case of..........

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