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ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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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..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 148, 149, 120B, 500, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 203, 245, 255, 378-- Appeal against acquittal - Magistrate discharged accused as there was not sufficient material to frame charge against them - Revision against - Order for framing of charge passed - Held, that trial Court cannot pass an order of discharge in a summons case - It could have only either passed an..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Defamation - 8th exception - Petitioner held a press conference at his residence and made malicious and defamatory statements against complainant which were not only printed in Newspapers but also telecast on three television channels - Trial Court summoned the petitioner for an offence u/s 500..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 417, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 500-- Complaint u/s 500 IPC filed at Mumbai - Defamatory imputations made at Mumbai - Witnesses also residing at Mumbai - Complaint transferred to Court at Delhi as parties resided there - Petitioner will be put to considerable hardship if she is to attend Courts at Mumbai...........

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