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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Not a substantive evidence - Held, that FIR can only be used for either corroborating its maker under S.157 of the Evidence At or for contradicting him under S.145 of the Act but it cannot be used for corroborating or contradicting other witnesses...........
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 facts leave 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 the concerned..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- FIR - Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate - Mere technical delay in sending FIR to Magistrate is of no avail to the defence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- FIR - Delay in sending to Magistrate - It is not every delay but only extra-ordinary and unexplained delay which is contemplated to doubt the authenticity of FIR - Delay in sending FIR by itself is not a circumstance which can throw out the prosecution's case in its entirety, particularly in cases..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- FIR - Sending to Magistrate - It is not possible to lay down any universal rule as to within what time the special report is required to be despatched by the Station House officer after recording the FIR - Each case turns on its own facts...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- FIR - Remittance of copy to Magistrate within twenty four hours - Delay of four days - No reason for the delay - Accused acquitted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 157-- FIR - Delay in lodging and in dispatch to Illaqa Magistrate - By itself not sufficient to discard prosecution version - Factum of delay requires Court to scrutinize evidence with greater care and caution - Occurrence took place around mid night and statement recorded next day at 9.40 a.m. and..........

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