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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, 325, 449, 149, 148-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Seven accused armed with deadly weapons coming to site of incident and all of them inflicting blows on deceased - All the accused came together with a clear intent and acted upon that intent - This is not a case where common assembly proceeded to site and subsequently..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325, 34-- Offence u/ss 325, 34 IPC - Material contradictions and inconsistencies in statements of PWs with regard to alleged beatings given to complainant by accused - No explanation given by PWs as to why at first instance complainant who allegedly suffered grievous injury on his ear, was not taken to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 295A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Offence u/s 295-A IPC - Limitation - Book published in 1980 whereas FIR registered after a gap of 29 years of publication - FIR shows no explanation for delay in registration of FIR - Prosecution of petitioner barred as per S.468 Cr.P.C. - FIR quashed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of one hour and ten minutes in lodging FIR - Cannot be termed as inordinate delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Inconsistencies found in testimonies of PWs regarding role of accused in commission of crime - Involvement of accused as a member of unlawful assembly is doubtful - FIR lodged after delay of 4 days - Accused roped in the crime, due to inimical relationship between..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 114, 504-- Murder - Death by burning - Deceased in her earlier dying declaration attributed overt act only to co-accused and she not stated anything about accused - Son of deceased PW12 though attributed bringing of kerosene can to accused but the same is not corroborated by other evidence - Prosecution not..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Court - FIR was registered at 08.30 p.m. whereafter complainant was sent to hospital for treatment - FIR reached Magistrate at 06.45 a.m. - It cannot be said that there was delay, much less inordinate delay in sending FIR to Court...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 7, 8-- Delay in lodging FIR - Sexual assault - FIR was lodged on the next day of incident - Delay of one day not inordinate taking into account the fact that prosecutrix was aged about 14 years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in receipt of FIR in Court - Incident occurred at 5.30 pm - FIR lodged on the same day of occurrence at 6.00 pm - Not sending FIR immediately to Court after its registration, cannot be put against prosecution, since after 5.30 pm, Court timing gets over an in these circumstances, production..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 449, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Tripple murder case - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Last seen witnesses saw entry and exit of accused from crime scene respectively - Witnesses conveyed this piece of valuable information to complainant right before he filed first information - However, there is no whisper..........

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