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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Order taking cognizance - Bar of limitation - Order specifically mentioned that delay in lodging FIR has been explained - Moreover, offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act, punishable with imprisonment for a term not less than 6 months but which may extend to 5 years and with fine, thus provisions of..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil upon her and putting on fire after 12-13 years of her marriage - Parents of deceased stated that accused used to administer beatings to their daughter after consuming liquor - Medical evidence duly corroborates..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Delayed FIR - Sexual assault on girl aged 10 years by her near relative - Delay of 21 days in lodging FIR - Not fatal to prosecution, where family of prosecutrix belongs to rural area and father of prosecutrix was not in the village at the relevant time and FIR was lodged on return of father of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of axe - Dead body of deceased recovered from forest hills, which was destroyed by animals - Axe was recovered at the spot but no blood was detected upon axe which is alleged to be recovered upon information given by accused - It cannot be said that..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Ante-timing - Some delay in reporting or coherent narration of facts to police is bound to occur in ordinary course - So long as delay is not inordinate, it ought not to be viewed with suspicion as it takes some time for a person in state of shock to come out and regain composure...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506-- Rape of mentally retarded girl - Age of prosecutrix was 19 years old at the time of incident - Prosecutrix was not in a position to understand the consequences of sexual assault - She gave birth to female child - DNA test proved that accused was biological father of said child - Statement of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, 498A, 342, 201, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Delay of more than 3 days in lodging FIR - Dowry death - No whisper in the statement of informant that he was illegally detained by accused persons in their house or he was compelled to sign blank papers or he was grief stricken due to which he could not lodge first information report earlier - I,..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR not a ground by itself to throw away entire prosecution case - Court has to seek an explanation for delay and check the truthfulness of version put forward...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 397-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 394, 397 IPC - Occurrence took place in the intervening night of January when nights are extremely cold and foggy - Besides, on the next morning after covering distance of 14 kilometers reaching police station with three injured persons cannot be termed to be..........

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