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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 473-- Dishonour of cheque - Condonation of delay - Delay of 1 day in filing of complaint u/s 138 of the Act - In absence of any satisfactory explanation by complainant for delay, Magistrate, on his own, by taking into account facts and circumstances of the case, cannot condone delay as it could be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142(b)-- Dishonour of cheque - Limitation - Condonation of delay - Delay of 25 days in filing complaint - High Court quashed complaint on ground that complaint is barred by limitation when plea of limitation was taken for the first time before High Court - High Court ought to have remanded the matter back..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 0000
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Notice - Condonation of delay - In the matter of condoning delay in issuing demand notice beyond statutory period neither S.473 Cr.P.C nor S.5 of Limitation Act would apply nor such a delay can be legally condoned which is something beyond the powers of Court...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay in lodging complaint - Condonation of delay - While taking cognizance reasons justifying condonation of delay not stated - Held, while entertaining time barred complaint, Court is required to consider complainant's request in the light of his/her statement on oath and..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay - Condonation - Court is required to see while allowing an application u/s 142 of the Act whether there exists a sufficient cause for condonation of delay in filing the complaint or not...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay - Condonation - While considering the reason for delay, Court should not analyse the merits of the case...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay - Condonation - 30 days delay in filing complaint - Delay on account of counsel was admitted in the hospital - Delay properly explained and sufficient cause shown for condoning delay...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Delay of 12 days in filing - Application for condonation - Rejection of - Validity - Held, quantum of delay is not important - What is important is explanation - Petitioner/complainant has not been straight forward in giving correct reasons for delay in filing..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 142-- Dishonour of cheque - Delay in filing complaint - Condonation of - Held, condonation of delay is within discretion of Court and when sufficient cause is shown and delay deserves to be condoned, Court can condone delay - In present case, delay of hardly four days caused - Complainant is a bank and..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138- - Dishonour of cheque - Complaint - Delay of 10 days - Condonation of - Notice received by accused on 05.04.2005 - Complaint filed on 30.05.2005 i.e. after expiry of prescribed period - Though no petition filed u/s 473 of Cr.P.C., Magistrate took cognizance after expiry of period of limitation,..........

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