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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Signatures denied - Handwriting expert - When cheque is dishonoured for insufficiency of funds then there is no need for handwriting expert to give his opinion on signature on cheque - In case of denial of signature of drawer of a cheque, the best witness would be the..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Signature in cheque - Admission of signature in cheque is not equivalent or synonymous with admission of execution - By mere admission of signature right of accused to contend that a blank signed cheque was misutilised by the payee is not taken away...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Misutilisation of blank signed cheque - Sending cheque to handwriting expert - Admission of signature in cheque is not equivalent or synonymous with admission of execution - Magistrate directed to forward the cheque to expert for comparison if accused wants the admitted..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Blank cheque - Even if the signature in the cheque is admitted there is no presumption available that it is executed by the accused...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Evidence Act, 1872, Section 47 - Dishonour of cheque - Expert opinion - Signature on cheque disputed - Court undertook exercise of naked comparison of signatures of accused on cheque with other admitted signatures and came to conclusion that signature on cheque does not appear to be signature of..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Legally enforceable debt - Rebuttal of presumption - Ink of signature different from the ink of other writings of cheque - Entire cheque amount found not due in view of admission of receipt of certain amount - No legally enforceable debt - Acquittal, held, proper...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Legally enforceable debt - Rebuttal of presumption - Ink of signature different from the ink of other writings of cheque - Entire cheque amount found not due in view of admission of receipt of certain amount - No legally enforceable debt - Acquittal, held, proper...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420-- `Alteration in date and drawer's signature differ' - Cheque dishonoured - Accused can show that alteration in date or signatures are made not because of insufficiency or paucity of funds - If accused shows that in his account there were sufficient funds to clear the amount of cheque at the time of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Blank cheque - Signature by a literate person goes a long way in the proof of the document...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Cheque issued against loan - However blank cheque alleged to be issued to third person and that the same is misused by the drawer - Person through whom drawer came into contact with drawee and in whose presence money was advanced not examined - Person to whom blank cheque issued not examined..........

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