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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 366, 376(2)(g) IPC - Complainant and prosecutrix belong to rural background, therefore, delay in lodging of FIR cannot be considered to be ground so as to give benefit to accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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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...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Delay in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Incident occurred in a remote village and victim was under control of accused - Thereafter victim approached help to Kalaimagal Mahalir Mandram, who ultimately took her to All woman Police station - There are sufficient reasons for..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 67A-- Bail - Rape - Delay in lodging FIR unexplained - No threats ever extended to prosecutrix by accused as contended by prosecutrix - CCTV cameras footage confirm that accused was at his college in Punjab and not present on the spot as alleged by complainant - Bail granted to accused with conditions...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - Delay in lodging FIR - Delay occurred due to trauma suffered by prosecutrix - Merely because prosecutrix was not a child as defined u/s 2 of POCSO Act, does not deprive her of right of being traumatized and shocked by abhorrent act of accused - Prosecutrix admitted that she slept that night..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of about 30 hours in lodging FIR - Informant/step mother of deceased is resident of a remote village and was an illiterate and poor lady - Besides, she had personally seen her son being throttled and being taken away by accused - Informant was threatened with dire consequences by one..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Murder - Single shot injury - FIR lodged without delay - Source of light on spot proved on record - Accused attempted assault and is directly involved in commission of offence - Co-accused though present and stated to be armed with weapons on spot, but no assault attributed to co-accused - No..........

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