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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, 154-- Discharge - Rape case - Delay in lodging FIR or refusal to undergo internal medical examination cannot be made a ground for discharge by Court, particularly when in FIR and in statement of prosecutrix u/s 164 Cr.P.C., there are allegation of rape without her consent when she allegedly fell..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 498A, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 4-- Delay in lodging FIR - Grievous hurt - Cruelty - Dowry demand - FIR lodged by mother of victim - Delay duly explained by victim which is corroborated by her mother, as victim was put to fire being tortured for demand of dowry and secretly treated at her in laws house by accused and accused did not..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Delay in itself is not fatal to prosecution case - Delay puts Courts on caution to scrutinize the evidence available on file with greater care and caution...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Injured was immediately taken to hospital after occurrence, where she was medico legally examined - As her condition was serious, she was taken to another hospital - Since injured was unfit to make statement, statement of complainant was recorded and there was some delay in..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape by uncle - Delay in lodging FIR - Minor intelctually impaired, raped by her own uncle - Parents far away from home at the time of incident - Waiting period for mother to come quite natural - Mother on her return waited for matter to be resolved at family level first - But nothing came out and..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(m), 6-- Delayed FIR - Rape of 8-1/2 years old girl - FIR lodged next day of incident by mother of victim - Mother of victim explained the reason for delay while she was examined before Court - Moreover, in rape cases delay of one or two days is bound to be there as parents of victim normally give a cool..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 409, 384, 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Cheque dishonoured in 2013 - Delay of 3 years in lodging of FIR - Criminal proceedings for recovery of amount outstanding in year 2012-2013 - Bail granted...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392-- Robbery of vehicle - Delay of one week in lodging FIR not explained by complainant - Owner of vehicle not produced as a witness to establish fact that complainant informed him about vehicle being hired - Fact from where complainant was robbed was known to police and thus there was no discovery in..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Mere delay itself cannot be regarded as fatal to prosecution case - However, there is a possibility of embellishment in prosecution version on account of such delay if prosecution fails to satisfactorily explain the delay...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377-- Unnatural offence - FIR lodged after delay of 4 days - No explanation given for such delay despite Panchayat held on next day of incident - Evidence available on record is only of interested witnesses that too without any corroboration from medical evidence - No injury found on body of victim -..........

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