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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Sentence reduced by High Court till rising of Court and accused was directed to pay compensation and in default thereof to undergo imprisonment for three months - Accused in execution of sentence awarded by Sessions Court underwent imprisonment for three months -..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 138-- Credibility of witness - Veracity of witness can only be judged by taking into consideration evidence adduced by him on oath made during course of chief-examination as well as during course of cross-examination and accordingly - In other words, in order to access credibility of witness, Court..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 202-- Dishonour of cheque - Issuance of process - Enquiry u/s 202 Cr.P.C. is not mandatory in proceeding u/s 138 of N.I. Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137, 138-- Cross-examination - When a certain conclusion is sought to be drawn from statements given by a witness in his cross-examination, then a categoric and specific suggestion to that effect must have to be given to witness for him to admit or deny...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of two cheques - Complaint filed on the basis of subsequent presentation of cheques and dishonour of cheques by issuing second demand notice is maintainable, if complaint was filed within 1 month of accrual of cause of action u/s 142(b) r/w S.138(c) of N.I. Act...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 138-- Plaintiff expired after submitting his examination-in-chief - He was thus, not available for cross-examination - Examination-in-chief of plaintiff is valueless - Exception is carved out only u/s 32 of the Act, which is not the case here...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Cheque issued in favour of an advocate by his client/accused towards his fee - Cheque dishonoured - Claim for fee based on percentage of subject matter in litigation cannot be basis of a complaint u/s 138 of the Act - Such claim is against public policy and hit by S.23 of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Cheque issued in favour of an advocate by his client/accused towards his fee - Cheque dishonoured - Mere issuance of cheque by client may not debar him from contesting liability, if liability is disputed - Advocate has to independently prove the contract...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 145(2), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137-- Dishonour of cheque - Dismissal of application u/ss 145(2) of NI Act and 311 Cr.P.C. - Means obstruction in bringing out evidence on record - Court is duty bound to allow cross-examination of witness whose examination-in-chief has already been recorded because without allowing cross-examination of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 141, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Company - Director - Quashing of proceedings - Petitioner neither signatory to cheques in question nor he was Director of Company on the date of issuance of cheques - Rather, he had resigned from his position long back, which was duly accepted - Continuation of proceedings..........

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