Estafa by postdating a check


18-Jul-2017 01:16

Article 114 of the same Act, as amended by Republic Act No.7659, is hereby further amended to read as follows: “Art. to death and shall pay a fine not to exceed Four million pesos (₱4,000,000).Constitutional Commissions or committees or divisions thereof, or of any provincial board or city or municipal council or board, or in the presence of any such bodies should behave in such manner as to interrupt its proceedings or to impair the respect due it.” Section 12.Article 147 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: “Art. in its minimum and medium periods and a fine not exceeding Two hundred thousand pesos (₱200,000) shall be imposed upon the founders, directors, and presidents of associations totally or partially organized for the purpose of committing any of the crimes punishable under this Code or for some purposed contrary to public morals.

“The penalty of shall be imposed upon any person who in any meeting, association, or public place, shall make any outcry tending to incite rebellion or sedition or in such place shall display placards or emblems which provoke a disturbance of the public order.Any person who shall maliciously publish or cause to be published any official resolution or document without proper authority or before they have been published officially; or “4.Any person who shall print, publish, or distribute or cause to be printed, published, or distributed books, pamphlets, periodicals, or leaflets which do not bear the real printer’s name, or which are classified as anonymous.” Section 19.Any person who shall instigate or take an active part in any charvari or other disorderly meeting offensive to another or prejudicial to public tranquility; “3.

Any person who, while wandering about at night or while engaged in any other nocturnal amusements, shall disturb the public peace; or “4.Article 153 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: “Art. in its minimum period and a fine not exceeding Two hundred thousand pesos (₱200,000) shall be imposed upon any person who shall cause any serious disturbance in a public place, office, or establishment, or shall interrupt or disturb public performances, functions or gatherings, or peaceful meetings, if the act is not included in the provisions of Article 131 and 132.“The penalty next higher in degree shall be imposed upon persons causing any disturbance or interruption of a tumultuous character.Article 151 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: “Art. and a fine not exceeding One hundred thousand pesos (₱100,000) shall be imposed upon any person who not being included in the provisions of the preceding articles shall resist or seriously disobey any person in authority, or the agents of such person, while engaged in the performance of official duties.



Doubt all the elements constituting the crime of estafa, namely a that. Wagas issued the postdated check as payment for an obligation contracted at the time the check was issued; b that he failed to deposit an amount sufficient to cover the check despite having been informed that the check had been dishonored; and c.… continue reading »


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Sep 12, 2017. The crime of Estafa is punished under the Revised Penal Code. One can be held guilty for Estafa by means of issuing a bouncing check with the use of false pretenses or fraudulent acts executed prior to or simultaneously with the commission of the fraud "By postdating a check, or issuing a check in.… continue reading »


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