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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to nearest Magistrate - Is of no consequence, when no prejudice is caused to accused by such delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 174-- Inquest report - Not a substantive piece of evidence and can only be looked into for testing the veracity of witnesses of inquest, as object of preparing such report is merely to ascertain the apparent cause of death...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Purpose of S.313 Cr.P.C. is only to bring the attention of accused to all inculpatory pieces of evidence to give him an opportunity to offer an explanation if he chooses to do so...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 174, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Inquest report - Murder - Non-recording of certain relevant entries in inquest report do not constitute material defect so grave to throw out prosecution story and otherwise reliable testimonies of PWs that have mostly remained uncontroverted...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- FIR - Murder case - FIR recorded in a continuous manner without leaving any possibility of insertion - Contention that FIR was written at police station in consultation with police and deliberate gaps were left in FIR with a motive to fill the same at a later point of time, rejected, particularly..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- eFIR - Telephonic message - Every GD entry or every cryptic information cannot be treated as FIR - Information should sufficiently disclose the nature of offence and the manner in which the offence was committed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235(2), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 302, 392-- Death sentence - Rape and murder - Parties heard on sentence and accused sentenced to death on the same day - Merely because no separate date is fixed for hearing on sentence, it cannot be said that there is violation of S.235(2) Cr.P.C., as there is no mandate in S.235(2) Cr.P.C. to fix separate..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 377, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Honour killing - Sentence - Enhancement of - Prosecution preferred an appeal u/s 377 Cr.P.C. before High Court for enhancement of sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence - High Court have power to enhance the sentence from life imprisonment to death sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 201, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Honour killing - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo fixed term of 25 years u/ss 302, 34 IPC, and 10 years of R.I u/s 364 IPC and also sentenced to undergo R.I for 4 years u/s 201 IPC and to pay fine of Rs.2000 and in default of payment of fine to further..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 427, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 379, 414, 34-- Concurrent running of sentences - Theft case - Accused convicted and sentenced in 12 different matters including present case - Total length of sentences in aggregate would be around 19 years - Maximum sentence in respect of present crime is 2 years R.I - All the sentences shall run concurrently..........

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