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GUJARAT HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482 -- Defamation - Quashing of complaint - Father-i, law alleged to have defamed complainant/damad by writing letter and showing contents of same to near relatives - Father-i, law has made reference to differences and disputes that took place between complainant and his wife - Father-i, law has..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, 501, 502, 34, 5, 7 - - Defamation - Quashing of complaint - Prosecution of Chairperson and Managing Director of publication company - No specific averments in complaint against them - Allegations made by complainant are prima facie vague and based on presumptions - Held, in absence of..........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500 -- Defamation - Allegation of false averments in written statement - Complaint - Quashing of - Whether averments contained in the written statement would constitute an offence of defamation or not? - Held, this question is no more res integra - The civil suit in question has already been..........

MADRAS HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500 -- Defamation - Prosecution of Chief Educational Officer - Held, an artificial/juristic person cannot be prosecuted for an offence u/s 500 IPC, for such an artificial/juristic person cannot be attributed with any malicious intention because malicious intention can be attributed only to a living person - In the instant case, Chief..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500 -- `Excommunication' - Falls within the definition of defamation - Effect of excommunication does not fall within the exceptions of the provision of S.499 IPC...........

BOMBAY HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499 -- Defamation - Opinion expressed by member of Panchayat in bonafide belief to assist Court - Held, does not amount to defamation - Member Panchayat assisting court of Justice, falls within definition of `public servant' u/s 21 of Indian Penal code - Opinion expressed by him in good faith amounts to acting in discharge of public..........

BOMBAY HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499 -- Exceptions 8th and 9th - Defamation - Accused and members of his housing society received anonymous letter by post making certain serious allegations against the character of daughter of accused - Accused approached local police in good faith for guidance and protection of their interest and particularly reputation of his family -..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499 -- Defamation - To constitute the offence of defamation there must be an imputation which was made with intention of harming or knowing or having reason to believe that it will harm the reputation of the person about whom it is made irrespective of whether the complainant actually suffered directly or indirectly from the imputation..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499 -- Defamation - To constitute the offence of defamation there must be an imputation which was made with intention of harming or knowing or having reason to believe that it will harm the reputation of the person about whom it is made irrespective of whether the complainant actually suffered directly or indirectly from the imputation..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, 501 -- Pre-marital sex - Article published in news magazine that pre-marital sex and live in relationship are on the increase and called for social acceptance of the same - It was further stated that society should not think that the girl at the time of marriage is virgin and the man marrying a girl should not expect the girl to..........

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