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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304- - Nature of offence - Murder - Testimony of eye-witness and other witnesses is corroborated by medical evidence - Even, there was no inordinate delay in registration of FIR - Moreover, on the basis of disclosure statement recovery of weapons was made - However, the act was not premeditated, still..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Murder case - FIR lodged after 7 days of death of deceased - No explanation given for such delay - Delay fatal to prosecution case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence on record, identification of accused not proved on record - Even, there is delay in lodging of FIR which provided opportunity to informant and other PWs to implicate their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 435, 148-- Delay in lodging FIR - Murder case - Delay of 2 and half hours in lodging FIR - PW1 seeing her own son being brutally attacked, effect of incident on the mind of mother cannot be measured - Being saddened by death of her son, it must have taken sometime for PW1 to come out of her shock and then..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of four persons - Testimony of sole eye witness - Evidence of sole eye witness is corroborated by medical evidence and evidence of ballistic expert - Delay in registration of FIR is properly explained - Recovery of weapon of offence proved on record - Slight variation in description of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Delay in setting law in motion by lodging complaint or registration of FIR is normally viewed by Courts with suspicion because there is possibility of concoction of case against accused - But when there is proper explanation for delay, prosecution case cannot be doubted on..........
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
Details
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..........

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