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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Non recording of statement of a witness during the course of investigation - It affects the weight to be attached to the evidence of such witnesses but it does not render it inadmissible...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2007
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay of 10 days in recording statement of eye witness - No explanation for the delayed examination - Creates a serious doubt in evidence of such a witness...........
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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 145, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, 162-- Hostile witness - Cross examination of own witness - Permission can be granted only when examination-in-chief is closed and party calling witness becomes adverse party - If prosecution wants to cross-examine his own witness under Section 145 Cr.P.C. regarding his previous statements recorded under..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956, Section 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 506, 109, 117, 366A, 373-- Recovery of 31 girls detained for prostitution - No specific role assigned nor description of activities in statement of witnesses recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - No specific evidence regarding inducing or taking a specified person for the sake of prostitution - Bail granted...........
UTTARANCHAL HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 164-- Statement u/s 164 Cr.P.C. - Nothing special more than the statement recorded of a witness u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - The person whose statement u/s 164 of the Act is recorded has to appear before the court for his cross-examination in order to examine the veracity of his statement - Statement u/s 164 CrPC..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail - Petitioner not named in FIR - Petitioner also not named in statements recorded under Ss.161 or 162 Cr.P.C. - Anticipatory bail allowed - Petitioner to surrender before trial Court and shall be admitted to bail by trial Court...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 156(3), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 504, 506, 307, 392-- Application u/s 156(3) - FIR registered under orders of Magistrate - Two incised wounds found on head in medical examination - Police recorded statement of complainant during investigation - Final report submitted - Protest petition filed - Magistrate rejected the final report and took cognizance..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in examination of prosecution witnesses by police during course of investigation - Not a ground to create doubt regarding veracity of the prosecution case - But in the facts and circumstances of the present case, veracity of the prosecution case was highly doubtful...........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Delay in recording statement of a witness - Does not affect the credibility of such witness unless it is shown that such witness had some motive to implicate the accused falsely in the crime...........

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