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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of more than one day in lodging FIR - Mere delay in lodging FIR is not fatal in all cases - However on the circumstances of the instant case, certainly it is one of the factors which corrodes credibility of the prosecution version...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - Delay in lodging FIR - Delay per se is not mitigating circumstance when accusation of rape is involved - Delay not to be used to discard prosecution case - It only puts court on guard - If explanation is offered for cause of delay, Court to see whether same is satisfactory or not - If..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Mere delay in lodging FIR is of no consequence, if the reason is explained...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Married woman - FIR - Delay - Prosecutrix waited her husband for two days - Cannot be said that false report was lodged - In India a married woman would not do anything without informing her husband - Reluctance to go to the police is because of society's attitude towards such woman - Delay..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Police duly informed - Two days delay in registering the case due to ignorance and negligence on part of police - No allegation that accused were roped in and a false case was foisted upon them - Delay in lodging report before the police has not caused any serious prejudice to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Police duly informed - Two days delay in registering the case due to ignorance and negligence on part of police - No allegation that accused were roped in and a false case was foisted upon them - Delay in lodging report before the police has not caused any serious prejudice to..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Occurrence took place on 16.12.1997 at 5.30 p.m. - Police station at a distance of 6 Kms. from the spot - FIR recorded at 8.20 p.m. and it reached Illaqa Magistrate at 1.00 a.m. on 17.12.1997 - There is no delay in lodging FIR...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part II, 324-- Delay in lodging FIR - Occurrence took place at night - Matter reported only on next day - Wife who had reported the matter herself had got 7 injuries and was afraid to go to Police Station - Delay not fatal...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape of child of 10 years - Delay of 3 days in lodging FIR - Child was threatened with dire consequences - Mother noticed blood on clothes after 3 days and report lodged to police - In such like matters, where honour of entire family is at stake, family members will take some time to deliberate..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2004
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - FIR - Delay of 4 days in lodging FIR - Matter reported to Sarpanch who convened a Panchayat but accused did not turn up - Delay explained...........

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