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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of 10 hours in registration of FIR - Dead body of deceased recovered at about 9-9.30 a.m. - Body was naked - Identity of deceased was not known - It was not even known whether death was natural, accidental or homicidal - In these circumstances, registration of FIR cannot be said to be..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(N)-- Rape - Consensual relationship between prosecutrix and accused as per evidence of prosecutrix - Accused was known to prosecutrix from 2013 - Sexual relationship developed between parties - Prosecutrix stayed with accused in the same house even after she got engaged - FIR lodged after delay of more..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in forwarding FIR to Magistrate - Non-compliance of S.157 Cr.P.C - Obligation is on I.O. to communicate report to Magistrate - Delay in submitting report is always taken as a ground to challenge the veracity of FIR and day and time of lodging FIR - But mere delay in sending report itself..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in forwarding FIR to Magistrate - Non-compliance of S.157 Cr.P.C - On delayed dispatch of FIR, some prejudice have to be proved by accused - Prejudice which sought to be projected by accused is that in FIR names of only 7 accused were mentioned but in report sent to Magistrate there were 10..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Delay in lodging FIR - Receiving stolen property - Statement of complainant recorded after 11 months of incident - Complainant without any basis named accused to be one who broke open lock of his house and committed theft besides burning some of articles - However, it was not mentioned as to how..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix 12 years at the time of occurrence - Consent of prosecutrix is thus, immaterial - Evidence of prosecutrix is supported by medical evidence and also by evidence of PW4, who saw accused running away from scene of occurrence - Delay in lodging FIR properly explained as uncle..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Cannot be used as ritualistic formula for doubting prosecution case - If delay is explained to satisfaction of Court, delay cannot by itself be a ground for disbelieving and discarding entire prosecution case...........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Court - Murder case - Police had knowledge of murder before 7 p.m. but FIR registered at 11 p.m. - However, FIR reached jurisdictional Magistrate at 4.10 a.m. on following day - No explanation whatsoever was forthcoming from prosecution side for inordinate delay in FIR..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR - Incident occurred in mid night at 11.30 P.M - FIR lodged at 4.15 A.M - Distance between place of occurrence and police station 4 kms - Delay occurred in lodging FIR is natural one, as it is not expected that family members in such a situation in the night hours would..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Omission to give names of assailants or witnesses in the FIR not all times be fatal to prosecution, if FIR is lodged without delay - Unless there are indications of fabrication, Court cannot reject prosecution case as given in FIR merely because of omission...........

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