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GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 34-- Defamation - Publication of defamatory article in newspaper - No positive averments in complaint about petitioners having prior knowledge of publication or petitioners being directly responsible for publication of said imputation - No presumption u/s 7 of Press and Registration of Books Act can be..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of complaint - Infringement of copyright - Accused contended that Chief Editor, Executive Editor & Managing Editor of a publication cannot be liable for infringement of Copyright as they are not directly involved in publication of periodical - Contention rejected as disputed photograph..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954, Section 7, 16, Prevention of Food Adulteration Rules, 1955, Rule 37, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- False or misleading statement on Label - Quashing of summoning order - Use of words `dream of healthy India' on the packets of NOVA Dairy Mix Skimmed milk powder - Neither in the complaint nor in the public Analyst report there is allegation that label contained false or misleading statement -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193, 195, 209-- Complaint u/ss 193 and 209 IPC - Private complaint is not maintainable - S.195(1)(b)(i) Cr.P.C. clearly shows that no Court shall take cognizance of offences u/ss 193 & 209 IPC except on a complaint in writing of that Court or such officer of the Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 138, 151, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Lodging of - Held, even when Magistrate is to take cognizance when a complaint is filed before it, that would not mean that no other avenue is open and complaint/FIR cannot be lodged with police - If offence under Cr.P.C. is cognizable, provisions of Chapter XII containing S.154 Cr.P.C. and..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 200-- Dishonour of cheque - Cognizance of offence on the basis of affidavit - It is open to Magistrate to rely upon verification in the form of affidavit filed by complainant in support of his complaint - Magistrate is neither mandatorily obliged to call upon complainant to remain present before Court,..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 219-- Dishonour of five cheques - Five cheques - Single complaint - Since all the cheques were dishonoured on the same day and a single notice was issued demanding petitioners to repay the due amount and a single reply was given, thus single complaint held maintainable against dishonour of five cheques...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Protection of Women From Domestic Violence Act, 2005, Section 12, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Domestic violence - Quashing of proceedings - Complaint against brother of husband and his wife - Complaint was filed in 2012 whereas complainant and her husband had left the husband's parental home in 2005 and lived separately - Domestic incident report filed by protection officer showed that no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Criminal breach of trust - Complainant company supplied copper rods to accused company for processing - Accused failed to return entire quantity of copper rods to complainant - High Court at the threshold should not have quashed the complaint and summons - Impugned order set aside...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 34, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Anticipatory bail - Offence u/s 498-A, 34 IPC and Ss.3,4 Dowry Prohibition Act - Complainant implicated almost all the relatives of husband and their other close relatives - This type of complaint gives an impression that S.498-A IPC is being misused to harass not only the husband but all his..........

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