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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..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157, 161(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 192-- Investigation - Misuse of power by IO - IO has misused the powers of recording statement of witness u/s 161(3) Cr.P.C. and deliberately manipulated statements to benefit accused at the time of trial - Held, IO would be guilty of committing the offence punishable u/s 192 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 157-- FIR - Lodged promptly within 1 hour 45 minutes covering a distance of 8 kms. on bullock cart and tractor - Special report reached Magistrate on next day - It cannot be held that FIR was ante-timed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 172, 157-- CBI (Crime) Manual, 2005, Clauses 6.1 and 19.15 - `Taj Heritage Corridor Scam' - Criminal trial - CBI Manual is subject to provisions of Cr.P.C. - In case of any conflict, Code of Criminal Procedure would prevail - Section 157 Cr.P.C. provide procedure for investigation...........

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