Showing : 31-40 of 591 Results

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR - FIR lodged on next day of incident - After arrival of informant, police took note of situation and made preliminary enquiry testing veracity of allegations made in FIR and thereafter police lodged FIR - In this way police occasioned slight delay in lodging FIR, and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of father by son - Accused arrested on the spot itself - Fawra (weapon of offence) recovered on his pointing out from vacant plot adjacent to his house and his shirt and trouser having blood stains were asked to be taken off and handed over to police - Bloodstains on trousers worn by..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Delay of 34 days in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Miscarriage - No injury found on the body of deceased - No satisfactorily explanation given by prosecution for inordinate delay, particularly when police were already on the spot by the time both PW4 and PW5 had reached hospital and when PW5 himself..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Cruelty - Miscarriage - No satisfactory evidence produced by prosecution to prove that deceased was ever subjected to cruelty by accused - Not even a single witness from locality was produced by prosecution to show that deceased was tortured by accused at any time - Evidence of PWs shows that..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I), 307-- Offence u/ss 304(Part I), 307 IPC - Appeal against acquittal - No enmity between accused and victims - Material contradictions were found in statements of eye witnesses - FIR lodged after delay of 13 days and no explanation was given for the same by prosecution - Most of PWs turned hostile -..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay of 20 days in recording statement of PW4 - No explanation forthcoming justifying delay in recording statement - Delay of 20 days in recording statement of PW4 thus, assumes significance particularly since her version recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. is conspicuously absent in FIR - Evidence of PW4..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction - Testimony of sole eye witness - Reliability - Fact that sole eye witness being the son of deceased did not make any attempt to save his father and not even raised alarm for help, appears to be unnatural - Further, it is highly improbable that a son without making appropriate..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Rape case - Delay of one day in reporting matter to police after missing of prosecutrix, is fatal to prosecution case, particularly when father of prosecutrix was a helper of Police Department, and there is no explanation as to why matter was reported so late to police...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 323, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5, 6-- Rape of 9 years old girl - Prosecutrix narrated entire incident of rape to her aunt and thereafter to her mother - Statement of prosecutrix recorded u/s 164 Cr.P.C duly corroborated by statements of PW2, PW3, PW4 - PW2 and PW4 noticed blood stains on clothes of prosecutrix - Prosecutrix was..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 452-- Rape - Prosecutrix was minor on the date of commission of offence - Her consent therefore, not relevant - Delay in lodging FIR also not relevant, as at the time of commission of offence, parents of prosecutrix were not at home and she was all alone in the house - Incident was witnessed by PW11,..........

Showing : 31-40 of 591 Results