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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Legal liability - Complainant made payment to third person on behalf of accused to discharge loan of accused - Accused issued cheque in favour of complainant - Cheque dishonoured - Offence under S.138 is made out against the accused - Accused is legally liable to pay the amount to complainant...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Dishonour of cheque - Plea of accused that cheque was forged - Accused did not examine expert witness - It is permissible for Court under S.73 Evidence Act to compare the signatures...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Accused convicted and sentenced - Belated revision to enhance sentence not tenable...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 139, 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Legal liability to pay - Complaint sought to be quashed on the ground that there was no legal liability to pay - No ground to quash the process - Issuing of process is an interim order and not a judgment - Magistrate may drop the proceedings if he is satisfied on reconsideration of the complaint..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- `Stop payment' - Once the cheque is issued by the drawer a presumption under Section 139 must follow and the same consequences would follow where the drawer stops the payment after issue of the cheque...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Contention that payment had been made - As per complainant only part payment is received - Disputed question of fact involved to be decided by trial Court - No ground to quash proceedings under Section 482 Cr.P.C...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Cheque - Can be presented any number of times during period of its validity - Cause of action for initiation of prosecution arises only once that is on failure to pay money by drawer after demand notice - Each presentation and dishonour does not give rise to fresh cause of action but only a fresh..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Cheque-Can be presented any number of times during period of its validity - Cause of action for initiation of prosecution arises only once that is on failure to pay money by drawer after demand notice - Each presentation and dishonour does not give rise to fresh cause of action but only a fresh..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Matter alleged to be compromised - Amount alleged, admitted to be received, but explained that it was only partial payment of debt - Complainant not prepared to withdraw case - Case not compoundable - No error on part of Magistrate in proceeding with case - Accused can resummon complainant for..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Cheque issued at `Pune' where the transaction took place - Cheque deposited for realisation at Pune where company had its sale office - Notice issued from Bombay where the company has its registered office - Court at Bombay within whose jurisdiction notice u/s 142 making demand for payment was..........

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