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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
Details
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..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500, 501-- Defamation - Complaint can be filed by a person other than the aggrieved person when aggrieved person has passed away or is otherwise unable to initiate legal proceedings...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Publication - Once a statement is filed in a Court of law such statement can be taken as published - Publication includes pleadings, affidavits etc. which are filed in Courts...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Exception 9 - Defamation - Actual loss of reputation need not be proved - Accused has to show that imputation was made in good faith...........
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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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Mens Rea i.e. guilty mind - It is a mandatory prerequisite of an offence of defamation...........
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
Details
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..........

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