Showing : 1-10 of 118 Results

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending copy of FIR to Senior Officer - Mere delay in discharge of FIR, is not a circumstance which can throw out prosecution case in its entirety...........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 155, 156, 157-- Investigation - Police can investigate a no, cognizable offence along with cognizable offence and can file charge sheet even for an offence of which cognizance can be taken by Court only on complaint of an aggrieved person or competent authority...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Court - FIR was registered at 08.30 p.m. whereafter complainant was sent to hospital for treatment - FIR reached Magistrate at 06.45 a.m. - It cannot be said that there was delay, much less inordinate delay in sending FIR to Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in receipt of FIR in Court - Incident occurred at 5.30 pm - FIR lodged on the same day of occurrence at 6.00 pm - Not sending FIR immediately to Court after its registration, cannot be put against prosecution, since after 5.30 pm, Court timing gets over an in these circumstances, production..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in forwarding FIR to Magistrate - Non-compliance of S.157 Cr.P.C - Obligation is on I.O. to communicate report to Magistrate - Delay in submitting report is always taken as a ground to challenge the veracity of FIR and day and time of lodging FIR - But mere delay in sending report itself..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in forwarding FIR to Magistrate - Non-compliance of S.157 Cr.P.C - On delayed dispatch of FIR, some prejudice have to be proved by accused - Prejudice which sought to be projected by accused is that in FIR names of only 7 accused were mentioned but in report sent to Magistrate there were 10..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Evidentiary value - FIR as such is not substantive evidence - It may be used either to corroborate informant u/s 157 of Evidence Act or to contradict him u/s 145 of Evidence Act, when he is called as a witness...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Court - Murder case - Police had knowledge of murder before 7 p.m. but FIR registered at 11 p.m. - However, FIR reached jurisdictional Magistrate at 4.10 a.m. on following day - No explanation whatsoever was forthcoming from prosecution side for inordinate delay in FIR..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 2(c), 41(1)(b), 41(1)(b)(a), 157(1), 173(2)(f), 173(2)(g)-- Arrest - Investigating agency is not obliged to arrest accused whenever cognizable offence is registered - Discretion to arrest accused has to be exercised by investigating agency by applying principles laid down in the Code itself...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 41, 157-- Arrest of accused during investigation - As per evidence on record, it does not show as to on what basis accused was arrested as neither he is named in FIR nor police having anything against him - Hence, his arrest without there being any evidence and without his being named in FIR will certainly..........

Showing : 1-10 of 118 Results