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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Wrong news item published in newspaper - Held, merely publishing errata is not proper - Accused should express regrets for original publication...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Defamation - Defamatory pleadings in a civil suit - Imputations contained in pleadings and evidence in civil suit is covered by Exception 9 of S.499 IPC, even assuming that the imputations are prima facie defamatory in nature...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Limitation Act, 1963, Article 76-- Defamation - Suit for damages - Limitation - Suit is to be filed within one year of making the defamatory statement...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Petitioner being a company - Cannot be tried for an offence of defamation or for any offence where mens rea is essential - Company is a juristic entity or an artificial person - Director is not a company...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Communication made by the bank to the complainant to clear the outstanding balance amount in his credit account which he never had with the Bank - Communication not defamatory in nature as Mens Rea is missing - Future telephonic communication with complainant's wife by the Bank was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Mens Rea i.e. guilty mind - It is a mandatory prerequisite of an offence of defamation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Exceptions 8th & 9th - Burden of proof - It is settled law that he who pleads exceptions must prove it - The burden of proof that action of appellant was bonafide would be on appellant...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199(1), 256-- Defamation - Cognizance already taken - Death of complainant during pendency of criminal proceedings - Continuance of - Respondent who is niece of deceased complainant came forward expressing willingness to continue the proceedings - Magistrate vide impugned order allowed continuation of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 506-- Acquittal in a criminal case - Complaint against informant for defamation - Making complaint to the police is not defaming the complainant as complaint made is protected under Eighth Exception to S.499 IPC...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Eighth Exception - Defamation - Govt. counsel for conducting arbitration cases - Expression in a letter to superior against engineer with regard to his conduct which was against the interest of the Govt. - Conduct of petitioner is protected by Eight Exception to S.499 IPC...........

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