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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Complaint against Chief Executive Officer of TV channel on allegation that news reader of TV channel while narrating reaction of complainant on murder of political leader said that complainant rebuked media in filthy language, lowering dignity of the complainant and thus defamed him..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Allegations that accused persons published news item that Constable committed rape on his daughter - Roll number given to the constable was actually that of complainant - Plea of the complainant that by reading roll number people would believe that he (complainant) committed said..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - Wrong news item published in newspaper - Held, merely publishing errata is not proper - Accused should express regrets for original publication...........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 499, 500-- Defamation - Defamatory pleadings in a civil suit - Imputations contained in pleadings and evidence in civil suit is covered by Exception 9 of S.499 IPC, even assuming that the imputations are prima facie defamatory in nature...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 506-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Act of defaming by abusing and trying to manhandle - Not falling within the ambit of discharge of official duties - Sanction for prosecution not required...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Complaint u/s 500 IPC as complainant was discharged in a criminal case u/s 167(5) Cr.P.C. - Allegations made in the complaint making out a case for proceeding against the accused u/s 500 IPC as thereby imputation concerning the respondent had been made intending to harm or knowing or having reason..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Petitioner appointed Govt. counsel for conducting arbitration cases for and on behalf of Union of India - Complainant an Engineer was representative of Govt. - Petitioner in a letter written to Chief Engineer expressed in good faith his opinion with..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500, 506-- Acquittal in a criminal case - Complaint against informant for defamation - Making complaint to the police is not defaming the complainant as complaint made is protected under Eighth Exception to S.499 IPC...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 199, 200, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamatory report - Private complaint thereagainst - Defamatory report against a former minister and complaint company - Complaint company alone filed private complaint against accused - Minister didn't initiate any criminal proceeding against accused - Maintainability of - Held, merely because..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Quashing of proceedings - Exercise of power - Held, u/s 482 Cr.P.C. it is not proper for this court to screen or assess material on record at this stage and to conclude that there is no offence - It is always open for petitioner before trial court to justify his defence and to establish same by..........

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