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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate - Effect - FIR was recorded without delay and investigation started on the basis of FIR - Defence failed to show that any prejudice is caused to accused on ground of alleged delay in sending copy of FIR to Magistrate - Held, in absence of any other infirmity,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 174-- Inquest report - Normally does not contain the manner in which the incident took place or the names of eye witnesses as well as names of accused persons - The basic purpose of holding an inquest is to report regarding the cause of death, namely whether it is suicidal, homicidal, accidental etc...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- FIR sent to Magistrate after three days of its registration - FIR cannot be said to be anti timed, anti dated and fabricated when no question was put to I.O. as to the cause of delay in sending FIR to Magistrate...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 354-- Judgment in a criminal case - Every court is duty bound to state reasons for its conclusions...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Duty of Court - Held, whether delay creates a dent in prosecution story and ushers in suspicion has to be gathered by scrutinizing explanation offered for delay in light of totality of facts and circumstances - Greater degree of care and caution is required on part of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 235-- Quantum of sentence - Cardinal principle of sentencing policy is that the sentence imposed on an offender should reflect the crime he has committed and it should be proportionate to the gravity of the offence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 366, 368, 354-- Murder - Death sentence - Circumstantial evidence - Accused committed murder of 5 persons and sentenced to death by trial Court - High Court commuted sentence to life imprisonment with direction that accused shall not be released from prison unless he serves 20 years of imprisonment including the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- FIR - Copy not sent to Magistrate - Not fatal to prosecution case when Court is convinced as regards to the truthfulness of the prosecution version and trustworthiness of the witnesses...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193-- Non compliance of S.193 of the Code - Conviction is not vitiated...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2013
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 18, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438-- Anticipatory bail in an offence under SCST Act - S.18 creates a specific bar to the grant of anticipatory bail to a person against whom any offence is registered under the provisions of the said Act...........

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