Match fixing not “cheating” under Section 420 of Indian Penal Code: Karnataka High Court

The Court said that only the BCCI can initiate disciplinary action under their by-laws for match fixing, and an FIR under Section 420 of the IPC cannot be registered.
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Match fixing will not amount to offence of cheating under Section 420 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), the Karnataka High Court recently ruled [CM Gautam v. State of Karnataka]

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