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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 458 -- Rape of a married woman when she was alone at home - However, on the same evening at 8.30 p.m, when prosecutrix went to her tenant for calling up her husband, it is indeed very surprising that she did not tell tenant anything about the occurrence - Prosecutrix on the next morning went to her sister-i, law PW3 and told everything..........

GUJARAT HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154 -- FIR - Rape case - Delay of two days in filing the complaint cannot be said to be an inordinate delay particularly when victim is a child who is required to be carefully handled - Victim on the next day of incident conveyed such incident to her mother - In such circumstances, delay not fatal to prosecution case...........

PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154 -- FIR - Delay of 8 hours in lodging FIR - Dowry death is very sensitive matter involving close relatives and only after properly thinking over the matter, report is lodged with police - Thus, delay of 8 hours in lodging FIR is inconsequential and is not going to adversely affect the veracity of prosecution case...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154 -- FIR - Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate can vitiate the investigation, but a cogent reasoning can override this procedural lacunae...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154 -- FIR - Double murder case - Delay of one day in sending FIR to Magistrate - However, no motive in manipulating with FIR was proved - Prosecution case is strongly backed by testimonies of six eye witnesses who have testified the incident in almost similar terms - Procedural lapse in not sending FIR promptly, held not prejudice..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326 -- Acid attack - Complete disfigurement of face of victim - Eyes of victim completely closed due to swelling - Injuries were found to be grievous in nature - Evidence on record proves that it was accused who had thrown acid on the face of injured victim - Motive also proved as accused had illicit relations with wife of brother of..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201 -- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Testimony of eye witness not reliable - Recovery of axe, spade and blood stained clothes not proved on record - Delay in filing FIR not satisfactorily explained - Information regarding dead bodies doubtful - Extra judicial confession also not reliable - Prosecution failed to proved its case..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 313, 506 -- Rape - Delayed FIR - Occurrence took place about 3 to 4 months prior to lodging of FIR - No reasonable explanation given for the delay - More so, prosecutrix herself admitted that there is enmity between her family and family of accused and civil litigations are pending between parties - There is shadow of doubt on FIR..........

HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154 -- Rape - Delay of 10 days in lodging FIR - Delay properly explained as accused threatened prosecutrix not to disclose the matter to anyone - Prosecutrix aged 9 years who was under threat disclosed the incident to her mother belatedly - Explanation offered by prosecution does not gripped with..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376 -- Rape - Consensual intercourse - Delay in lodging FIR not explained - Husband of prosecutrix and accused were friends for the last 14/15 years - Accused had visiting terms at the victim's residence and had stayed overnight there on various occasions - Prosecutrix had no ulterior motive to implicate accused to have physical relations..........

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