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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...........
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...........
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...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Imputation should be either made directly to the knowledge of third parties or the same should be published to the knowledge of third parties...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - In a petition for restitution of conjugal rights petitioner in the counter took plea that wife was having illicit relations - In absence of publication of imputation by accused complaint quashed...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 499, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Defamation - Scathing attack by accused on the character and conduct of complainant - Defences available to accused with which he can justify such an allegation, cannot be gone into while exercising jurisdiction u/s 482 Cr.P.C. - Even if the imputations are covered by Exception 9 of S.499 IPC even..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Company can be prosecuted for an offence of defamation...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Company - Where Company commits an offence of defamation then all the Directors or the Board of Directions are equally liable for the commission of offence...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499-- Defamation - Intention to harm reputation and to give publicity to imputation are essential ingredients of the offence of defamation...........
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..........

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