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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(1)-- Dishonour of cheque - Sentence of fine - Imposition of - Power of Courts - Held, Courts are empowered to impose sentence of fine and if sentence of fine is imposed, then part of whole amount of fine may be awarded as compensation to complainant in accordance with S.357(1) of the Code...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Modification of sentence - Amount of Rs.1 lakh involved - Imposition of sentence of one year SI and compensation of Rs.2 lakhs - Held, sentence modified to six months SI and compensation of Rs.1,25,000/-...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Validity - Case of complainant that cheque issued by accused in respect of delivery of goods got dishonoured - Defence of accused that cheque in question was issued as security - Letters relied on and produced on record by complainant are sufficient to prove that..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Modification of sentence - Amount involved in cheque in question is Rs.2 lakhs - Trial Court convicted and sentenced accused to one year SI and to pay fine of Rs.3000/- - Revision - Held, sentence modified to six months SI and to pay compensation of Rs.2 lakhs -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357, 421, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 64-- Dishonour of cheque - Sentence in default of payment of compensation - Held, Court can impose sentence in default of payment of compensation - Plea that only recourse can be had to S.421 of the Code for enforcing the order of compensation rejected...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Dishonour of cheque - Compensation - Scope and purpose - To give complainant immediate relief so as to alleviate his grievance...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Dishonour of cheque - Compensation - Not ancillary to other sentences but is in addition thereto - Intended to do something to reassure victim that he or she is not forgotten in criminal justice system...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357(3)-- Dishonour of cheque - Compensation - If fine is not part of order of sentence, Court may order accused to pay compensation to victim...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Sentence - Modification - Dishonour of cheque amounting to Rs.25,000/- - Trial Court imposed sentence of fine of Rs.3,000/- in default simple imprisonment for two months and directed Rs.1000/- to be paid as compensation to complainant - Revision against - Held, accused shall..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Validity - Amount involved in dishonoured cheque was Rs.9,00,000/- - Trial Court imposed a fine of Rs.100/- on first accused and directed second accused to pay compensation of Rs.1,00,000/- to complainant - Held, since complainant has established his case against..........

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