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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - FIR - Quashing of - The very complaint makes abundantly clear that what is in issue is a matter strictly relating to the realm of contracts - When 2nd respondent/complainant himself informs that he had stopped payment of a cheque and thereafter, the consideration payable by..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Conscious possession - Accused found sitting on 35 bags of poppy husk at 8.00 a.m. near a religious place and on seeing police party tried to hide themselves behind the bags - Proves and establish that they were in possession of the bags - Failure of accused to give reply how and why them came..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Silence of accused - Accused were parents who allegedly killed their child who was few days old - Silence took as a circumstance against the accused - Held, silence alone could certainly not be taken as evidence against her - It is fundamental principle of law in criminal jurisprudence..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363-- Kidnapping - Conduct of Prosecutrix - Prosecutrix visiting several places with accused and permitting to have sex with her - Prima facie shows that she was consenting party - Conviction cannot be sustained under Section 363 IPC...........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Case resting on circumstantial evidence - Only circumstance relied upon by the prosecution was that both accused and deceased were seen together - Brother and nephew of deceased examined by prosecution are hearsay witnesses - Conduct of sole witness who last saw the deceased and accused..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 8-- Conduct of accused - Accused Sub-inspector of police alleged to have demanded and accepted bribe of Rs.250 for issuing police clearance certificate - Trap laid - Conduct of accused in opening his table drawer and taking out the marked currency notes when he was asked as to where he had kept the..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Offence by company - Proceedings against director - Averments - Held, mere averment of persons being i, charge of and responsible to company in the conduct of its affairs i.e., averments in the nature of verbatim reproduction of S.141 of NI Act, would not suffice - Averments..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Deceased died in house - Wife of accused tried to mislead police - Wife of accused made mala fide claim that on the day of murder dacoity committed in house in question - Conduct of wife most suspicious around the time of murder - Accused did not give any explanation in respect of facts..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Vicarious liability - Principles governing - (i) The primary responsibility is on the complainant to make specific averments as are required under the law in the complaint so as to make the accused vicariously liable - For fastening the criminal liability, there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Vicarious liability - Principles governing - (i) The primary responsibility is on the complainant to make specific averments as are required under the law in the complaint so as to make the accused vicariously liable - For fastening the criminal liability, there is no..........

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