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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Service -- Departmental proceedings - Delay of 9 years in completing departmental proceedings - Appellant kept under suspension during pendency of departmental proceedings - Delay equally attributable to employer as well - No explanation from employer's side for undue delay in completion of enquiry - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 498A-- Dying declaration - Death by burning - Deceased sustained 88% burn injuries - Dying declaration was recorded by Naib Tehsildar after she was informed vide a Memo by police authorities - However, police official who delivered the Memo was never produced or examined before Court - Naib Tehsildar..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - No delay in lodging FIR - Question of its manipulation does not arise...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- FIR - Delay in sending special report to Magistrate - Officer in charge of police station not asked any question about delay in sending special report to Magistrate - No adverse inference can be drawn against prosecution...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 341, 506(ii)-- Murder - Deceased receiving 16 stab wounds on his body, soon thereafter deceased lost consciousness - Both the carotid artery and jugular vein were found cut and was sufficient in the ordinary course of nature to have caused death - Assault was deliberate and designed to achieve the death of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal trial -- Material omissions and discrepancies - Depends upon facts and circumstances of each case - Material omissions and discrepancies have to be answered by the prosecution and non explanation creates a serious doubt about the truthfulness and credit worthiness of the investigation - Some of the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 143, 148, 149, 114, 324-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Acquittal upheld on following grounds: (i) Motive not proved; (ii) Testimonies of eye witnesses and their presence at the spot doubtful; (iii) Delay in making FIR not explained; (iv) Search and seizure doubtful as blood stained clothes of witnesses not seized; (v)..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Service -- Claim of pension - Continuing wrong - Delay and latches or limitation would not thwart the claim so long as the claim if allowed does not have any adverse repercussions on the settled third-party rights - However, claim for pension can be restricted if otherwise sustainable in law, to three years..........

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