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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Murder - Child witness - Delay in recording of statement of child witness - PW5 was cross-examined on practically every detail of prosecution story and her statement corroborated every part thereof - Delay occurred due to the fact that I.O wanted to assure himself of veracity of statement of child..........
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 161-- Delay in recording statement of witnesses - Delay in recording statement of witnesses does not necessarily discredit their testimony - Court may rely on such testimony if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of the Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording of statement of witnesses - Does not necessarily discredit their testimony, if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of Court - In the instant case, there was a delay of 15-16 days from the date of incident in recording the statements of PW3 and..........
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 433A-- Remission - Convict is not permitted to submit an application u/s 433-A Cr.P.C. because of sentence imposed by Court - If the imposition of sentence is justified, as a natural corollary principle of remission does not arise - Principle for applying remission arises only after expiry of 14 years if..........

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