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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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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...........
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...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197(1), 160, 161-- Police Officer inflicting custodial violence on a person, who is called to police station for questioning - Such acts have no reasonable connection or relationship to the act or acts which are to be done in the discharge of official duty - Not entitled to protection u/s 197(1) Cr.P.C...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, 160, 161-- Public servant - Sanction for prosecution - Police Officer committing various offences within the four walls of police station while acting or purporting to be acting in discharge of duty u/ss 160 & 161 Cr.P.C. - Such offending acts committed include (i) infliction of physical violence and mental..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173, 172, 162, 161, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 145-- Case diary - Supply of copy of statement of accused recorded in case diary - Statement recorded in case diary cannot be held to be a statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. already supplied to accused - Accused has no right on a statement which is neither part of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, 162-- Information or statement made before the investigating officer u/s 161 Cr.P.C. requires corroboration by sufficient evidence - In the absence of any corroboration thereof, it would merely be a case where some witnesses had stated a particular fact before the investigating officer and the same..........

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