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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138-- Dishonour of cheque - Friendly loan - Expert opinion that signature on cheque do not tally with specimen signatures - Court examined disputed signatures with other signatures of accused on various documents on record and found alleged signatures entirely different - Complaint collapses on this..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Disputed signatures - Comparison - A disputed signature cannot be compared with another disputed signature...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Comparison of handwriting - Court is entitled to make comparison of disputed and admitted signature for just conclusion but as a rule of prudence expert opinion can be obtained and also that Court can instruct a party to submit his writing or signature, enabling Court to compare and decide a case...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Comparison of signature - Courts to take assistance of experts - S.73 of the Evidence Act does not bar the judge from ultimately deciding whether the signatures are forged or not - Still as a rule of prudence in disputed cases, it is always desirable that Court should secure opinion of quality..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Dishonour of cheque - Disputed signatures - Opinion of handwriting expert - Application filed when case was fixed for recording statement of accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Cheque in question was not returned on account of dissimilarity in signature of accused - Accused did not file any complaint..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 73-- Dishonour of cheque - Comparison of signatures - It is discretion of Court either to refer disputed signature to expert or to compare signature by itself u/s 73 of Evidence Act...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 20-- Dishonour of cheque - Sending cheque to FSL to ascertain writing on the cheque - Plea of signing blank cheque - Signatures not disputed - If signature on cheque not disputed then filling of instrument by other person is of no consequence - Cheque not required to be sent to FSL - Cheque can be..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138, 118, 139, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Dishonour of cheque - Expert opinion - Presumption - Admittedly signature in the cheque has not been disputed - Cheque has been issued to `R' in another transaction and not to the respondent/complainant - Moreover, it is duty of the accused to prove that the cheque has been issued to `R' and not..........
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..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 45-- Expert Opinion - Comparison of handwriting or signature - Merely because the time gap between admitted and disputed handwriting/signature is long, does not bar Court from sending disputed handwriting/signature for comparison to an expert...........

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