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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157 -- FIR should be sent to Magistrate forthwith - When an explanation is offered for the delay the same has to be tested - Unexplained delay by itself may not be fatal, but is a certainly relevant aspect which can be taken note of while considering the role of the accused persons for the offence...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157 -- Delay of 12 hours in sending FIR to Illaqa Magistrate - Delay not explained - Possibility of ante-timing the same cannot be ruled out...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157 -- FIR - Sending to Illaqa Magistrate - Time at which the special report was received by the Magistrate goes a long way in coming to proper conclusion as to time at which the FIR may have been written/lodged or registered - The prompt registration of the first information report without delay immediately following the commission..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157 -- Delay in sending special report to Illaqa Magistrate - Held, that special report should be sent to Illaqa Magistrate promptly and without any undue delay - FIR recorded without delay and investigation started on the basis of that FIR - Delayed receipt of report by Magistrate concerned cannot by itself justify the conclusion..........

JHARKHAND HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 157 -- Word "investigation" - Meaning thereof - Held, word "Investigation" used in S.157 of Evidence Act is not to be understood in narrow sense in which the word used in the Code of Criminal Procedure - It must carry its ordinary dictionary meaning in the sense of ascertainment of facts, sifting of materials, search of relevant data etc...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 157 -- Not a rule of universal application that when there is delay in lodging FIR and/or delay in despatching the report of Elaka Magistrate and/or medical evidence at some variance with the ocular evidence, prosecution has to fail - In the instant case the combined effect of the above..........

JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Jammu and Kashmir Criminal Procedure Code, 1989, Section 561A, 157 - - Powers u/s 561-A - Constitution of India, 1950, Art.226 - Inherent powers - Exercise of - Held, if an offence is disclosed, court will not normally interfere with an investigation into case and will permit investigation into offence to be completed, if, however, material do not disclose an offence, no..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157 -- Madhya Pradesh Police Regulations, Regulation 710 - Report not sent to Magistrate - Regulation 710 of Madhya Pradesh Police Regulations does not override S.157 Cr.P.C. nor does it given a choice to Police not to send the report to Magistrate...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157 -- FIR - Delay of 16 hours in sending it to Magistrate - Delay duly explained - Not fatal to prosecution...........

PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376 -- Rape and murder of 9 years girl - Special Report delivered to Magistrate after about 27 hours - Name of accused did not figure in FIR - Held, on cumulative analysis of facts a suspicion is cast on the prosecution case on account of delay in the communication of the special report to..........

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