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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 20, 87-- Dishonour of cheque - Material alteration - Contents of cheque - Expert opinion - Signatures when admitted then contents of cheque cannot be disputed - Drawer of cheque can give a blank cheque being filled up subsequently - Difference in the handwriting or ink pertaining to material particulars..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139, 141-- Dishonour of cheque - Company - Cheque returned with endorsement that joint signatures are required - Offence u/s 138 of the Act is still attracted as accused cannot avoid responsibility - Complainant did not know that joint signature are required - As per S.139 of the Act it has to be presumed..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Loan admitted - Plea of return of loan - Repayment of loan entered in a diary, which is alleged to bear the signature of complainant - Complainant denied her signature - No evidence to prove the alleged signatures of complainant - No handwriting expert examined to prove the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Dishonour of cheque - Expert opinion - Signature comparison - Cheque in question was handed over by petitioner in pursuance of compromise passed by Court - Request of petitioner for sending cheque for examination of his signatures to FSL is absolutely unwarranted - Court rightly rejected the..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Goods sold and a bill prepared in that regard but bill does not bear the signature of accused - Reference of vehicle number in which the goods were transported - Held, accused cannot be acquitted on the ground that bill is not attested by accused...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Dishonour of cheque - Handwriting and signatures denied - Expert opinion - Opinion of an expert as to whether cheque is signed by accused is relevant - Opinion of an expert on this aspect cannot be prevented from being given in evidence - Once cheque is required to be sent to the handwriting..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Signatures differ - Even when the signature differ, if there were no sufficient amounts in the accounts of the accused to honour the cheque, an offence u/s 138 of the Act is made out...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Quashing of proceedings - As per averments made in complaint petitioner has issued cheques to complainant under his signature - Plea of petitioner that cheque in question was signed by `M' and not signed by him, therefore, he ought not to have been summoned - Held, question..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Typographical error in cheque number in demand notice - Error does not mitigate the situation as accused did not dispute his signature on cheque - Such mistake cannot be said to be material as amount covered by cheque is correctly recorded in statutory notice - Conviction..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Acquittal - Validity - There is signature of respondent as proprietor and it reveals that cheque was dated 10.12.2005 and number `5' has been corrected by altering it as `6' - There is a signature below correction - There is material difference between signature below..........

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