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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 429, 435-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 429, 435 IPC - Accused allegedly put hut of complainant on fire and committed a mischief by killing a calf - He himself in his statement u/s 313 Cr.P.C stated that Panchayat was convened to effect a compromise a day after alleged occurrence - Efforts were going..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Delay may be condoned if complainant appears to be reliable and without any motive for implicating accused falsely...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 365, 352-- Delay in lodging FIR - Abduction and assault - A-1 acted as a benefactor to family of complainant and had helped them financially and otherwise on multiple occasions - PW1 under such circumstances, might have been reluctant to lodge a complaint immediately after occurrence of said incident,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 147-- Murder - Unlawful assembly - Inconsistencies found in testimonies of PWs regarding role of accused in commission of crime - Involvement of accused as a member of unlawful assembly is doubtful - FIR lodged after delay of 4 days - Accused roped in the crime, due to inimical relationship between..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 452, 114, 504-- Murder - Death by burning - Deceased in her earlier dying declaration attributed overt act only to co-accused and she not stated anything about accused - Son of deceased PW12 though attributed bringing of kerosene can to accused but the same is not corroborated by other evidence - Prosecution not..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Court - FIR was registered at 08.30 p.m. whereafter complainant was sent to hospital for treatment - FIR reached Magistrate at 06.45 a.m. - It cannot be said that there was delay, much less inordinate delay in sending FIR to Court...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 7, 8-- Delay in lodging FIR - Sexual assault - FIR was lodged on the next day of incident - Delay of one day not inordinate taking into account the fact that prosecutrix was aged about 14 years...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in receipt of FIR in Court - Incident occurred at 5.30 pm - FIR lodged on the same day of occurrence at 6.00 pm - Not sending FIR immediately to Court after its registration, cannot be put against prosecution, since after 5.30 pm, Court timing gets over an in these circumstances, production..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Incident occurred at 7.30 pm and FIR lodged next day at around 9 am - Police station was around 25 kms away from the place of occurrence - Since deceased died after few hours of incident by that time it was dark night and therefore, not possible for complainant to go to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 394, 449, 34, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 27-- Tripple murder case - Robbery - Circumstantial evidence - Last seen theory - Last seen witnesses saw entry and exit of accused from crime scene respectively - Witnesses conveyed this piece of valuable information to complainant right before he filed first information - However, there is no whisper..........

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