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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Quashing of complaint - Imputations against complainant in written statement - Once a statement has been filed in a Court of law, that statement can be taken as published and if such a statement amounts to per se defamatory, it is the duty of accused to establish that he is justified..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Imputations which are malicious and reckless and not for public good, tranquility, peace of public security or as not made in good faith is defamation - The intention on the part of the accused to harm reputation or knowledge or reasonable belief that such an imputation will harm..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Explanation I - Defamation - Offending publication should not only be defamatory to the deceased but it must also be intended to be hurtful to the feelings of his family or other near relative...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 501-- Defamation - Newspaper report - Newspaper publishing report given by Secretary of Trust that Principal of College is suspended for dereliction of duty in connection with conducting of examinations - Newspaper published report containing no imputation against Principal - Where publication is based..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Defamation - Complaint against two persons - Some material available against another person - Magistrate cannot suo moto array that person as accused unless a complaint is filed against him or application u/s 319 Cr.P.C. is made to summon him as accused...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199-- Defamation - Complaint - By some person aggrieved is a sine qua non under the mandatory provisions of S.199 Cr.P.C...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Complaint - Details of imputation containing the words alleged to be defamatory in character should be precisely set out in the complaint - It is the said imputation or the words so set out in the complaint that will constitute the foundation for defamation - Complaint and proceedings..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
Details
Defamation-- Defamatory statement - Defence available is that of absolute privilege and qualified privilege - Absolute privilege is available to Judge, Advocate and witnesses in the course of legal proceedings, members of Legislature in the course of their debates and also for communication between officers of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Complaint through power of attorney holder - Leave of Court - If complaint is instituted through power of attorney holder then leave of Court is required - Even in the absence of a separate petition and specific orders, grant of such leave can be assumed - In the instant case..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Personal appearance of complainant is not required for the filing of complaint - Complaint can be instituted in the name of person aggrieved through some other person with leave of Court...........

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