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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
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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction based on circumstantial evidence - Deceased was missing from 21.1.95 - No explanation was given by wife for delay in lodging FIR of her missing husband - Three other persons were named without suspecting accused - No occasion to invoke last seen theory - Prosecution fails to..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased committed suicide by consuming poison - No evidence on record that soon before her death deceased was subjected to harassment at the hands of accused - Relationship between deceased and accused was normal - Conduct of parents of deceased not natural as they stated that..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f)-- FIR - Delay of 14 hours in lodging FIR - Rape case - Delay occurred due to the fact that prosecutrix was threatened by accused with dire consequences if she reported the incident to anyone - However, immediately after incident prosecutrix allegedly deposed everything to her mother and also told..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 363, 364-- Kidnapping - Sole testimony of PW1 who is said to have witnessed the occurrence - However, major contradictions were shown in the testimony of PW1 - Site-plan does not show the place from where sole witness had seen the incident of child lifting - Name of PW1 not mentioned in FIR as eye witness..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(i)(x), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 341-- Conviction - No explanation for delay in lodging FIR - PW7 was declared hostile - Accused was annoyed with complainant due to land dispute and pending mutation proceedings - Injury caused not on account of complainant belonging to lower caste - Thus, prosecution fails to establish offence u/s..........

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