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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Dishonour of cheque - Disputed signatures - Since, signatures on cheque-1 (Ex.P.1) is different from the signature found on cheque-2 (Ex.P.2) are mutually incongruous - Signatures found on cheques are nothing but forged signatures - Moreover, cheques in question have not been given in connection..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction u/s 138 of the Act - Compromise - After dismissal of appeal, accused has compromised the matter and compromise deed has been reduced into writing - Respondent/complainant received entire amount and he has no objection if revision petition is allowed - Order of..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of two cheques - Part of same transaction - However, two separate complaints were filed and Court awarded sentences separately - Held, sentences to run concurrently, as petitioner has already undergone more than 11 months of his sentence...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Dishonour of Cheque - Compounding of offence - Controlled by independent provision of S.147 of N.I. Act and is not contingent or dependent on provisions/scheme contemplated u/s 320 Cr.P.C...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 147-- Dishonour of Cheque - Compounding of offence - Accused convicted for no, payment of cheque amount - However, as per settlement between parties, complainant agreed to accept the amount as agreed between parties towards full and final settlement of all dispute - Since accused deposited the entire..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Security cheque - It is acknowledgment of liability on part of drawer that cheque holder may use security as alternate mode of discharging his liability - In the instant case, if cheque is taken as security cheque, then accused has made himself liable as he has not sent any..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Quantum of sentence - Accused has retired and his wife has died and his daughter is 34 years old and she is handicap - Hence, accused is convicted and sentenced to 4 months and directed to pay double the cheque amount as compensation u/s 357 Cr.P.C...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 139-- Dishonour of cheque - Presumption - Once there is admission regarding signatures then S.139 of the Act mandates that cheque pertained to legally enforceable debt or liability - Such presumption is of rebuttable nature and onus shifts on accused to raise a probable defence...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Security cheque - Presumption - It amounts to acknowledgment of liability on part of drawer that cheque holder may use security as alternate mode of discharging his liability...........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Cheque issued towards repayment of loan - Particular of loan as to when it was given and amount of loan not disclosed - Defense of accused that cheque was given by way of security and misused by complainant is certainly plausible - Accused rebutted the presumption - Accused..........

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