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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-- 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..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 394, 397-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 394, 397 IPC - PWs stated that accused and complainant were known to each other previously but accused had not muffled their faces - Accused were allegedly recognized in the light of torches - However, availability of torches is doubtful - Prosecution story as..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
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,..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21-- Recovery of 3 gms heroine - Anomaly in weight of seized articles in between Malkhana register, seizure list, FIR and report of analyst - Not explained by prosecution - Delay in sending article for chemical examination also not explained by prosecution - More so, complainant himself acting as I.O..........
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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Not a ground to quash the same...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Constitution of India, 1950, Article 226, 227-- Writ - Certiorari - Rajiv Gandhi Pariwar Bima Yojna - Claim - Delay - To resolve issue of any alleged delay, as and when FIR is registered, said information could have been easily passed on by concerned police station to concerned Sub Divisional Officer (Civil) of area, who in turn may initiate..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 325-- Appeal against acquittal - Complainant's version is full of contradictions and other eye witness has differentiated himself on vital aspects coupled with fact that PW5 is related to complainant but has not supported complainant's version - Delay in lodging of FIR not explained - Prosecution story..........

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