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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Territorial jurisdiction - Cheque in question was issued by SBI, Kesinga Branch and it was also returned unpaid by said drawee bank for insufficiency of funds which comes within jurisdiction of JMFC, Bhawanipatna - Held, offence was partly committed within..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Non-compliance of provision of S.202 Cr.P.C. - Effect - Magistrate took cognizance on perusal of complaint petition, initial statement and documents filed with complaint petition which were sufficient to make out a prima facie case - Held, no failure of justice..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indecent Representation of Women (Protection) Act, 1986, Section 4, 6, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 292(2)(a)-- Cognizance of offences and order of summoning on a private complaint - Complainant and accused petitioner were married but residing separately in matrimonial home as they were co-owner of the flat - Two pornographic paintings, one on a canvass and other on the wall put up by petitioner in his bed..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of proceedings - As per averments made in complaint petitioner has issued cheques to complainant under his signature - Plea of petitioner that cheque in question was signed by `M' and not signed by him, therefore, he ought not to have been summoned - Held, question..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 18, 3(i)(x)-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/s.3(1)(x) of the Act of 1989 - Bar as to grant of anticipatory bail - Applicability - Specific averment in complaint that Petitioner No.1 gave beatings to complainant and called him `Khatikde' in presence of eye-witnesses - However, no charge against other two..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, 482-- Quashing of FIR - FIR was lodged on 26.09.1991 in connection with incident alleged to have taken place in 1988 - After lodging of FIR more than 22 years have lapsed - It is not in dispute that petitioner at relevant time was a public servant - Prima facie, act complained of is an act committed by..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Offence by company - Prosecution of directors - Practice of prosecuting all persons holding office in company irrespective of whether they played any specific role in incriminating act - In many cases, complaint contains allegations even against directors who resigned from..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of proceedings - Petitioners-accused had intention to cheat & misappropriate amount of complainant from very beginning - They have received huge amount of Rs.81,63,000/- in lieu of earnest money but did not execute sale deed of entire land in order to cheat and misappropriate amount of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 190-- After taking cognizance Magistrate can adopt any of the alternatives viz. (a) He can peruse the complaint and if satisfied that there are sufficient grounds for proceeding he can straightaway issue process to the accused but before he does so he must comply with the requirements of Section 200 and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 156(3), 190-- Complaint - Cognizable offence - In the case of a complaint regarding the commission of cognizable offence, the power u/s 156(3) Cr.P.C. can be invoked by Magistrate before he takes cognizance of the offence u/s 190(1)(a) of the Code - However, if he once takes such cognizance and embarks upon the..........

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