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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape by uncle - Delay in lodging FIR - Minor intelctually impaired, raped by her own uncle - Parents far away from home at the time of incident - Waiting period for mother to come quite natural - Mother on her return waited for matter to be resolved at family level first - But nothing came out and..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(i), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 5(m), 6-- Delayed FIR - Rape of 8-1/2 years old girl - FIR lodged next day of incident by mother of victim - Mother of victim explained the reason for delay while she was examined before Court - Moreover, in rape cases delay of one or two days is bound to be there as parents of victim normally give a cool..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149-- Murder - Incident took place between two political groups during Ganpati festival - PW1 injured eye witness not disclosed incident and death of his uncle immediately to police, which casts reasonable doubt on veracity of his evidence - Considerable delay in reporting matter to police and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 438, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 409, 384, 120B-- Anticipatory bail - Cheque dishonoured in 2013 - Delay of 3 years in lodging of FIR - Criminal proceedings for recovery of amount outstanding in year 2012-2013 - Bail granted...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 354D-- Bail - Prosecutrix had developed physical relations with accused in year 2014 and FIR was registered about two years thereafter - As to whether it was a consent case or what is effect of delay in reporting matter to police, is a fact to be seen by trial Court - Petitioner was arrested and facing..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392-- Robbery of vehicle - Delay of one week in lodging FIR not explained by complainant - Owner of vehicle not produced as a witness to establish fact that complainant informed him about vehicle being hired - Fact from where complainant was robbed was known to police and thus there was no discovery in..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Mere delay itself cannot be regarded as fatal to prosecution case - However, there is a possibility of embellishment in prosecution version on account of such delay if prosecution fails to satisfactorily explain the delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Arms Act, 1959, Section 25, 30-- Quashing of FIR - Arms licence cancelled due to non renewal - Delay in deposit of gun - Renewal of licence later on - It does not wash away the offence - However, FIR quashed as at this distance of time allowing prosecution to continue will only cause undue harassment to accused, particularly when..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 377-- Unnatural offence - FIR lodged after delay of 4 days - No explanation given for such delay despite Panchayat held on next day of incident - Evidence available on record is only of interested witnesses that too without any corroboration from medical evidence - No injury found on body of victim -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376D, 342, 506-- Delayed FIR - Rape - Complaint made after delay of 22 days and it was admitted by prosecutrix that no threats were extended during that period - Even thereafter prosecutrix chose to approach lawyer first and not police and waited for another 3 days as lawyer was busy - First person to confide in..........

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