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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - On basis of examination of witnesses by police u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. cannot be considered as a piece of evidence for summoning additional accused...........
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...........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Suppression of earlier FIR - FIR in hand cannot be considered as FIR - At the most it can be considered as statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Delay in lodging FIR not explained - These factors together cast grave doubt on the credibility of prosecution version and lead to conclusion that..........
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..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C - Statement cannot be used for any purpose other than one permissible u/s 162 Proviso Cr.P.C - Such statement can be used to contradict witness in the manner provided u/s 145 of Evidence Act and also for the purpose of re-examination, if statement was used for..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Cross-examination - Questions asked in cross-examination cannot be overruled on ground that same are beyond as to what is stated in statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and are not relevant...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319-- Summoning of additional accused - Statements recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. and material collected during investigation cannot be taken into account as evidence for summoning accused - It is only evidence recorded during trial which can form basis for exercise of powers u/s 319 Cr.P.C...........

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