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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, 162- - Defence or Court witness - Contradiction with previous statement - No right vests in Public Prosecutor or Counsel appearing for complainant to contradict defence or Court witness with his previous statement made by such witnesses to police...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement before police - Evidentiary value - Held, statements made to police during investigation not substantive piece of evidence - Statements recorded u/s.161 Cr.P.C. can be used only for the purpose of contradiction and not for corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of witness in Court not finding place in his statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Held, if evidence tendered by witness in the witness box is creditworthy and reliable, that evidence cannot be rejected merely because a particular statement made by witness before Court does not find place..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Evidentiary value - Statement of any witness recorded by police officer during course of investigation is not a substantive piece of evidence and same can be used only for limited purpose of contradicting prosecution - No sanctimony has been attached to statement of a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delayed examination of witnesses - PW2 reported the case on 31.1.2007 who stated that he reported the case as per information given to him by PWs 1 and 3 - Statement of PW1 recorded on 12.2.2007 and statement of PW3 recorded on 6.2.2007 - Held, the delayed examination of two witnesses creates a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay of more than two years in recording statement of witnesses u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - There was resistance within the police against investigation and it was only account of intervention by Supreme Court that there was progress in the investigation and the statement of witnesses came to be recorded..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, 162-- Omission in statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Unless omission in statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. of a witness is significant and relevant having regard to the context in which the omission occurs, it will not amount to contradiction to the evidence of the witness recorded in Court...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 161, 162-- Summoning of additional accused - Opposite parties cannot be summoned as an additional accused...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, 161-- Additional accused - Held, mere recording of statement of petitioner u/s.161 Cr.P.C. does not preclude police from adding petitioner as accused later on...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Victim survived - His statement is only previous statement and relevant u/s 161 Cr.P.C...........

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