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With 1263 judgments delivered; three Chief Justices of India taking turns to lead the judiciary; a number of judges retiring and a

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Supreme Court: In the case where the Supreme Court was called upon to decide whether the offence under Section 138 of the

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“Quashing of a complaint is a serious matter. Complaint cannot be quashed for the asking. For quashing of a complaint, it must be shown that no offence is made out at all against the Director or Partner.”

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    Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh High Court: While deciding the instant petitions, the question that came up before that Court

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Karnataka High Court: M. Nagarprasanna J. allowed a petition filed under Section 482 of Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 (CrPC) seeking quashing of

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Madhya Pradesh High Court: Atul Sreedharan, J. allowed a petition which was filed for quashing of Crime which was registered for an

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The bench of Ashok Bhushan* and KM Joseph, JJ, in Basalingappa v. Mudibasappa (2019) 5 SCC 418, lucidly summarized the following principles relating to the

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“A cheque issued as security pursuant to a financial transaction cannot be considered as a worthless piece of paper under every circumstance.”

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Supreme Court: Explaining the law relating to vicarious liability of the Directors of a company under Sections 138 and 141 of the

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The settlement agreement subsumes the original complaint.

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Delhi High Court: V. Kameswar Rao, J., refused to interfere with the award passed by the Arbitrator and dismissed a petition filed under

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Supreme Court: Taking suo motu cognizance of the issue relating to the expeditious trial of cases under Section 138 of Negotiable Instruments

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Supreme Court: In the case where the question as to how proceedings for an offence under Section 138 of the Negotiable Instruments