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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 300-- Murder - Delay of 14-15 days in lodging FIR - Complainant being a helpless, illiterate villager, not understanding importance of setting law in motion by lodging FIR - After recovering from pain and grief due to death of his daughter, went to police station and came to know that no complaint was..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 324, 458, Arms Act, 1959, Section 27-- Murder - Deceased died due to cut throat injury caused by accused, which was sufficient to cause death in the ordinary course of nature - Injuries were also sustained by parents of deceased - FIR registered promptly within four hours without any delay - There was no manipulation of a false story -..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 148, 149, 323, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)X, 3(2), 4-- Quashing of summoning order - Offence u/ss 147, 148, 149, 323 IPC, Ss.3(1)X, 3(2), 4 of SC/ST Act - Allegation that petitioners came on the spot and started firing and gave beatings to women - Stones were pelted and petitioners used firearms and sharped edged weapons - However, neither any firearm..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392, 397, 34-- FIR - Delay - Robbery - Complainant did not lodged FIR on the same date of incident, as incident took place in the mid night and thereafter police arrested the accused - Verification done from recovered mobile phone which was of complainant - Merely because complainant did not promptly lodged FIR,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), 506-- Delayed FIR - Rape of minor girl aged 9 years by her uncle - Delay of 3 days in lodging FIR by PW1 after eliciting information from her daughter - Inconsequential as it is not easy to lodge complaint of this nature exposing prosecutrix to risk of social stigma, particularly when accused happens to..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 417-- Delayed FIR - Rape - Delay in lodging FIR explained by parents of prosecutrix, as FIR lodged when accused refused to marry prosecutrix and she was five months pregnant - Omission to mention in FIR that accused after initial incident frequently used to have physical relationship with prosecutrix in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate - Murder case - Where recording of FIR is proved on record, mere delay of 5 days in dispatch of FIR from the police station to Magistrate Court has no bearing on the basis of which any adverse inference can be drawn, particularly when no questions were put to I.O..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Offence u/ss 498-A, 306 IPC - Framing of charge - Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Veracity, trustworthiness and genuinity of witnesses can be tested only during trial and not at the stage of framing of charge - If there is prima facie sufficient evidence to prove the offence, accused can be charged..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 34-- Delay in filing FIR - Murder - Plea that photolash and challanlash has no crime number and that FIR of incident was signed by Chief Judicial Magistrate after nine days of scribing FIR - Said plea is not sufficient to consider FIR ante-timed as case crime number is clearly mentioned in inquest..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, 377, 302, 201, 34-- Delayed FIR - Delay of 36 hours in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 364, 377, 302, 201, 34 IPC - Complainant is an illiterate person of rural background - Marriage of two elder sons was fixed on next day of incident - Moreover, village of complainant is 15 kilometers away from police station - Even..........

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