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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 152-- Theft of electricity - Compounding of offence - Quashing of FIR - Matter settled in Lok Adalat - Appellant filed the petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C for quashing FIR - High Court dismissed petition without examining the issue in the light of S.152 of the Act - Impugned order of High Court set aside -..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 13, Rule 4, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17(1)(f), 17(2)(vi)-- (as amended in State of A.P) - Marking of document - U, registered and unstamped award of Lok Adalat is not admissible in evidence despite containing recitals about relinquishment of rights over an immovable property...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 20, 21-- Award of Lok Adalat - Compromise arrived at between parties in proceedings under PWDV Act - Compromise entered on the basis of joint memo filed by parties, which was accepted and disposed of by Lok Adalat - Said order of Lok Adalat covered u/s 20 of the Act - No appeal and other proceedings are..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 19(5)-- Jurisdiction of Lok Adalat - Re-determination of compensation as awarded under Land Acquisition Act - Lok Adalat has no jurisdiction to re-determine compensation, as it is only Collector who is vested with said jurisdiction...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 22C(I)-- Permanent Lok Adalat - Lack of jurisdiction - Case between two private parties and it has nothing to do with public utility services - Settlement arrived at between parties - Having thus settled the dispute, it lies ill in mouth of petitioner to question Lok Adalat award on specious ground of lack..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21(2)-- Dishonour of cheque - Dispute referred to Lok Adalat - In case of settlement of any matter relating to S.138 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, the Lok Adalath must ensure that before passing the award, the entire amount settled between the parties is paid - If some period is needed for the..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21-- Lok Adalat - Order passed not amounting to decree - When award cannot be treated as an executable decree, it cannot take the character of an `award' passed under the Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 22(C)(2)-- Permanent Lok Adalat - Jurisdiction of civil Court - Bar as to - S.22(C)(2) of the Act, merely bars parties from invoking jurisdiction of civil Court in same dispute - It does not say that civil suit is barred...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 22(C)(2)-- Permanent Lok Adalat - Jurisdiction of civil Court - Bar as to - Civil suit filed during pendency of dispute before Permanent Lok Adalat - S.22(C)(2) of the Act merely bars the parties from invoking jurisdiction of civil Court in the same dispute - It does not say that civil suit is barred - Suit..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5, Recovery of Debts Due to Banks and Financial Institutions Act, 1993, Section 25-- Condonation of delay - Delay in payment of amount - Recovery of debt as per settlement reached in Lok Adalat - Parties agreed that if amount not paid within time schedule than bank will be at liberty to recover entire amount due - However, if agreed amount stood paid though with some delay,..........

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