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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 30-- Dishonour of six cheques - Default sentence - Accused directed to pay a fine of Rs.1 lakh in each compliant as compensation to complainant bank and in default of which further to undergo S.I of 1 month for each complaint cases by Trial Court - It shows nothing biased/adverse qua accused - No..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 389(1)-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Appeal against - Suspension of sentence during pendency of appeal - Imposition of condition of depositing Rs.20,000/- - Pre condition of depositing part of compensation cannot be imposed while exercising power u/s 389(1) Cr.P.C. - Condition of depositing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 421(1)-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Order to pay compensation with default clause to undergo imprisonment - Compensation not paid and default sentence undergone - Held, even though default sentence has been suffered, yet compensation is recoverable in the manner provided u/s 421(1) Cr.P.C...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction till rising of Court and to pay compensation - Accused undergone nominal imprisonment and also paid compensation amount - Held, this by itself does not take away his precious right to file an appeal to challenge the very basis of conviction...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427-- Dishonour of cheques - Sentence - Eighteen complaints relatable to one single transaction giving rise to one cause of action - Substantive sentence is to be concurrently rather than independent/consecutive sentence in each complaint cases, which is not so in case of sentence awarded in default of..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Reduction of sentence - Conviction - Considering age and health of accused, period of imprisonment reduced from S.I of 1 year to 1 month with compensation of Rs.1,40,000 u/s 357(3) Cr.P.C. in default of which to further undergo S.I for 6 months...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Loan transaction - Reduction of sentence - Accused an old man aged 57 years and has already undergone more than 7 and half month out of awarded sentence - Accused is burdened with fine by way of compensation equal to cheque amount - Thus, matter calls for taking lenient view..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Appeal against conviction - Reduction of sentence - Accused was convicted and sentenced to undergo R.I. for one year and to pay fine by way of compensation equal to cheque amount - Accused is 57 years of age and out of awarded sentence has undergone more than 7 and 1/2 months..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147-- Dishonour of cheque - Compounding of offence - Compromise arrived at between parties - Offence for which accused charged is not `stricto sensu' be termed to be an offence against State - Entire amount of compensation deposited by accused - Complainant is not interested to pursue the complaint and..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 70, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 421, 431-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused convicted and held liable to pay fine and compensation - Death of accused during pendency of appeal - Does not discharge him from liability - Legal heirs who inherit property of offender are legally liable for his debts - Provision of Ss.421, 431 Cr.P.C. and S.70 of..........

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