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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused convicted - Cheque amount Rs.2.50 lakhs - Order to deposit Rs.5 lakhs is on the higher side and same reduced to Rs.2.80 lakhs with costs of Rs.20,000/-...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Matter compromised in Lok Adalat during pendency of appeal - Cheque, issued in pursuance of such compromise, dishonoured - Complaint filed u/s 138 of the Act - Settlement of matter in Lok Adalat was in acknowledgment of liability of accused to complainant -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Presumption - Rebuttal - Cross examination of prosecution witnesses is not sufficient to rebut the presumption of consideration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Presumption - Rebuttal - Mere discrepancies in the statement in respect of cartons, trays or the packing material or the rate charged will not rebut the statutory presumption...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Presumption - Debt not to be proved as in a civil suit - Dishonour of cheque carries a statutory presumption of consideration - Holder of cheque in due course is required to prove that cheque was issued by accused and it was dishonoured when presented - Since there is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Presumption - Statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. is only to the effect that cheque has been misused - There is no stand in the statement that cheque book was stolen - Presumption not rebutted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Issuance of cheque towards sale consideration - No document or evidence as to execution of conveyance - There was no existing debt or liability against which cheque was given - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Death of accused - Legal heirs have right to challenge conviction of their predecessor for the purpose that he was not guilty of any offence - Legal heirs in such a case are neither liable to pay fine or to undergo imprisonment...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Security cheque - Handing over of cheques by way of security per se do not extricate the accused from the discharge of liability arising from such cheques...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 219-- Dishonour of four cheques - Single notice - Consolidation of all the four complaints - There is no provision of consolidation of cases in Cr.P.C. - All four complaints directed to be fixed on one date so that it is convenient to both the parties to attend the hearing of all the four cases on one..........

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