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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of witness to police - Recording of signed statement - Necessity to amend law by permitting officers of the police above a particular level in the hierarchy to record signed statement of witnesses - Inbuilt safety mechanism can be devised to ensure respectability for statements given..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Contradictory statements made at different stages - Statement in Court cannot, on the basis of previous contradictory statement be treated as false only on that ground - Court to see as to which of the statement was false - Ordinarily, the statement made on oath is presumed to be true unless..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement in Court - Cannot be said to be false only on the basis of statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. which was neither properly proved nor put to the petitioner during trial...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statements recorded by Investigating Officer u/s 161 of Cr.P.C. - Held, by no stretch of imagination can be termed as evidence during the inquiry or trial...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Accused named for the first time in Court-- In a case where witness does not involve a particular accused in a crime at the time of recording his statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and names him first time in his deposition in Court, accused becomes entitled to benefit of doubt...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay of seven days in recording statement of witnesses - Not fatal as witnesses remained hospitalised...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376,450-- Rape or consensual sex - Prosecutrix aged 19 years - Accused previously known who remained with prosecutrix for whole afternoon for about 2-3 hours - Report was delayed and no reasonable explanation given - Eye witness did not corroborate the story of prosecutrix - Injuries not in consonance with..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of witnesses recorded after 8 days of occurrence - Delay properly explained as religious rituals were going on as such there was delay in recording statement of witnesses - As plausible and possible explanation is given as such delay not fatal to prosecution case...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Eye witness-- Name not mentioned in FIR - His testimony cannot be discarded merely on the ground that his name was not mentioned in the FIR particularly when his statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. was recorded at the spot just after the registration of the case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Denial of making any statement to police - Held, this means that statements of witnesses were recorded for the first time in Court which robs them of much of their evidentiary value...........

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