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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 457-- Rape - Lurking house trespass at night - Circumstantial evidence - Allegation that accused entered in the house of prosecutrix at night and pointed a 12 bore katta on her and committed the offence - However, said 12 bore katta not recovered - No injury on private or other parts of body of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Outraging modesty of a woman - Delay of 18 hours in lodging FIR inspite of the fact that their residence is at a distance of 200 meters from the police post - No plausible explanation - Adverse inference has to be drawn...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 341, 506-- Sexual assault of 7 years old girl by 60 years old accused - Testimony of victim regarding alleged incident of rape is consistent and corroborated by medical evidence - Victim though examined after 7 days of incident but vulva of victim still exhibited redness indicating soreness - Mere absence of..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Common intention - Circumstantial evidence - Motive of crime proved on record as accused taken away Rs.10,000 from house of deceased, though they not succeeded in taking away the amount of Rs.3.5 lakhs, which was in their knowledge - Blood stain clothes of accused recovered at the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape of 50 years old lady by 20 years old accused - Delay of 33 days in lodging FIR not explained - Prosecutrix a matured lady of around 50 years of age and working as a Head Mistress in Government School - It is unbelievable that despite commission of rape upon her in the year 2012, she has not..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Contradictions in testimonies of PWs and none of them is eye witness to the alleged incident - Delay of 6 days in lodging FIR not explained - Medical evidence not supported ocular evidence - Eye witness to the incident has neither stated as to when accused came with alleged weapons nor he..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 427, 435, 149-- Delayed FIR - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 427, 435, 149 IPC - Delay of 15 days in lodging FIR - Curfew imposed throughout the District for a considerable period and there was wide spread communal rioting - In such situation, delay in lodging report was not fatal, as circumstances must have dissuaded..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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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)-- Offence u/ss 323, 504, IPC and S.3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act - Delay of 7 days in lodging FIR not explained by prosecution - Nature of superficial injuries on the mother of first informant, which were opined to be one week old, not produced in evidence - None of independent witness or villager who..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 436-- Delayed FIR - Delay of 5 days in lodging FIR - Offence u/s 436 IPC - Informant stated that delay occurred as no male member was present in house on date of occurrence - However, cumulative effect of evidence of PWs indicates that occurrence took place at noon and informant and his father was..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Murder case - Circumstances of case does not show that FIR is ante timed - Nor it is possible to disbelieve timing of FIR, as police constable went to scene of crime and seized the shirt before registration of FIR - There is also no requirement that FIR must be in the..........

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