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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Matrimonial dispute - Husband levelled allegations against wife and his family members - Though in FIR, complainant mentioned 15 women and 35 men came by vehicles but names of 11 persons alone were disclosed in FIR - In the FIR or in statement recorded u/s 161..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 20(ii)(c)-- Recovery of charas - First independent witness/PW5 signed search and seizure documents but turned hostile - However, PW5 was duly confronted u/s 145 of Evidence Act, with his earlier statements to contrary u/s 161 Cr.P.C and did not deny his signatures - No prejudice on that account thus,..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Practice and procedure-- Statements - recorded during police inquiry u/s 161 Cr.P.C and FIR cannot be looked into to determine any fact...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording statement of witnesses - Does not necessarily discredit their testimony - Court may rely on such testimony if it is cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of Court...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 8, 13(1)(d), 13(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 120B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Illegal gratification - Criminal conspiracy - Quashing of proceedings - Plea that prosecution is having insufficient evidence to bring home conviction - Held, at this stage it is not proper to bring out conclusion or guilt or conviction on the basis of statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and other material..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Death of victim after three months of recording her statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Such statement is relevant and admissible u/s 32 of Evidence Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32(1)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Deceased had acid injuries as well as bomb blast injuries - He lost his eye sight and lost his right foot in acid attack - Injuries on the body of deceased fully support the prosecution case - Statement made by deceased u/s 161 Cr.P.C is admissible u/s 32 of Evidence..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Two FIRs - Same incident - Second FIR relating to same incident filed after petitioners obtained bail in first FIR - Almost identical allegations were levelled in second FIR - Second FIR quashed - However, contents of second FIR shall be treated as statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. in the first FIR - In..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 161(3)-- Multiple FIRs - More than one FIR in relation to same incident or different incidents arising from the same occurrence - Different offences committed in the course of same transaction - First FIR related to all incidents that took place in the course of same transaction - Many occurrences at one..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 8, 23-- Recovery of charas - Recovery from a bag - Recovery memo described recovery from 13 packets - There were 55 packets when bag opened in Court - Statement of Constable Geeta Tiwari not recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Prosecution case does not inspire confidence of recovery and arrest - Accused acquitted...........

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