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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate - Murder case - Where recording of FIR is proved on record, mere delay of 5 days in dispatch of FIR from the police station to Magistrate Court has no bearing on the basis of which any adverse inference can be drawn, particularly when no questions were put to I.O..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to nearest Magistrate - Is of no consequence, when no prejudice is caused to accused by such delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording statement of witnesses - Delay in recording statement of witnesses does not necessarily discredit their testimony - Court may rely on such testimony if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of the Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in recording of statement of witnesses - Does not necessarily discredit their testimony, if they are cogent and credible and delay is explained to the satisfaction of Court - In the instant case, there was a delay of 15-16 days from the date of incident in recording the statements of PW3 and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Murder - Child witness - Delay in recording of statement of child witness - PW5 was cross-examined on practically every detail of prosecution story and her statement corroborated every part thereof - Delay occurred due to the fact that I.O wanted to assure himself of veracity of statement of child..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- Outraging modesty of woman - Accused an IG of Police molested prosecutrix aged 15 years - Prosecutrix committed suicide due to this incident after 3 years - Occurrence of overt act is well proved by unimpeachable testimony of eye witness PW13, which is corroborated by other PWs - Delay of about 6..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 125, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 5-- Appeal to Supreme Court - Condonation of delay in filing appeal - Supreme Court cannot condone delay beyond 60 days by invoking S.5 of Limitation Act and ignoring special limitation prescribed under Electricity Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 125, Limitation Act, 1963, Section 14-- Appeal to Supreme Court - Delay of 161 days in filing appeal - Condonation of delay - Delay occurred on account of time taken by appellant in prosecuting review petition before Appellate Tribunal - However, said review petition also filed delayed by 37 days - Even there is delay in filing appeal..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 34, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Offence u/ss 304-B, 498-A, 34 IPC - Delay of 5 years in lodging FIR - Case under alleged offence closed after inquiry u/s 174 Cr.P.C. - FIR lodged after five years of closing of said case on the basis of letters received by brother of deceased - Neither at the time of death of deceased nor before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Insurance-- Repudiation of claim - Duration clause - Insurer appointed a surveyor on receipt of belated claim - Letter of repudiation does not whisper a single word with regard to delay or in fact does not refer at all to duration clause - It is only stated in the letter of repudiation that claim lodged by..........

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