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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Company - To discharge liability of the company one of the Directors issuing cheque from his individual account - Company and its Directors are not liable...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonor of cheque - Cross-examination of witness of complainant - Accused availed numerous opportunities for same, but cared not to conclude it - Cross-examination ordered to be closed considering age of case and previous order granting time as final opportunity to accused - Held, it would be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Reduction in sentence - Entire amount of compensation alongwith fine as directed by trial Court paid - Accused facing criminal prosecution for the last seven years - Accused did not commit earlier any such or similar offence - Sentence of imprisonment set aside...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Dishonor of cheque - Expert opinion- Accused denied his hand-writing and signatures on cheque allegedly issued in course of business dealing - Complainant made no efforts to refer cheques to hand-writing expert - However, accused prepared to give his specimen signatures and hand-writing for its..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonor of cheque - Quashing of complaint - Allegations made in complaint, if taken on their face value and as true in their entirety, prima facie constitute commission of an offence u/s 138 of the Act - Accused taking plea that cheque in question is a forged document and was never issued by him..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Notice - Postal endorsement of `Refusal' 8.12.1998 - There is presumption of service of notice when notice is received back with an endorsement of refusal - Second notice issued on the basis of which complaint filed - Held, cause of action arises once only - Complaint not..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay in filing complaint - Condonation - Vigilance inquiry was going on regarding transaction in which accused was involved - Very high officers were under scrutiny of vigilance department - Considering red tapism and vigilance enquiry resulting in delay, delay in filing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147-- Dishonour of cheque - Compounding of offence at appellate stage - Parties can compound the offence even at the appellate stage of the proceedings - Once a person is allowed to compound a case conviction u/s.138 of the Act should also be set aside...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Sending cheque to handwriting expert for his opinion in respect of age and signature - Defence plea that cheque was issued in 1997 for purpose of security and accused has misused it by filling the same much later - Dismissal of application by trial Court raising a suspicion..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Cheque issued towards time barred debt - No acknowledgment within time - Not a legally enforceable debt - No offence u/s 138 of the Act - Acquittal of accused upheld...........

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