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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Delay in lodging FIR - Parents of prosecutrix were not present when incident took place - FIR lodged immediately after return of parents of prosecutrix - Delay sufficiently explained - Prosecution case cannot be doubted on account of delayed FIR...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 447-- Rape of minor girl - Unexplained delay of 8 days in lodging FIR - Medical evidence shows that prosecutrix was 14 years of age at the time of incident - No external or internal injuries present upon body of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix stated her age as 12 years and also stated that she raised cries..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Delayed FIR - Delay of 11 days in lodging FIR, not satisfactorily explained - Distance of police station being 2 kms from the place of occurrence - Nobody lodged police report till victim was found and victim herself lodged FIR - Delay is thus fatal to prosecution case as victim herself..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delayed FIR - Delay of 4 days in lodging FIR - Rape case - Place of occurrence 6 kms away from the place of incident - Informant stated that FIR delayed as she was threatened by accused - However, nothing on record to show that accused threatened informant - Even otherwise, it is not..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(1)-- Rape - Consensual intercourse - Physical relations between prosecutrix and accused on number of occasions established on record - Prosecutrix never disclosed about said acts as accused assured prosecutrix for performance of marriage and subsequently on his refusal to marry her, a report was lodged..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Satisfactory explained - Prosecution case cannot be doubted on small delay between the time of occurrence and in registration of FIR...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delayed FIR - Delay in lodging FIR properly explained as being a father of deceased PW5, became unwell for two hours after death of his son - More so, another incident of setting fire to the house of accused in the same night, which is the outcome of the murder of deceased at the hands of accused..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of six months in lodging FIR - Rape case - Explanation given by prosecutrix for such delay that she was frightened, is fatal for prosecution, as it gives a clear indication that victim was a consenting party to whole act and raises a shadow of doubt raising chances of false implication..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Delay of 10 days in lodging FIR - No plausible explanation to delay the lodging of FIR - Delay fatal to prosecution case...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- FIR - Delay - Dowry death - Delay in lodging FIR not much - But it does bring an element of doubt when defence is successful in showing that girl made a statement in the presence of medical officer that she was under the influence of some evil spirits...........

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