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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
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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to nearest Magistrate - Is of no consequence, when no prejudice is caused to accused by such delay...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 504, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(1)(x), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 468-- Order taking cognizance - Bar of limitation - Order specifically mentioned that delay in lodging FIR has been explained - Moreover, offence u/s 3(1)(x) of SC/ST Act, punishable with imprisonment for a term not less than 6 months but which may extend to 5 years and with fine, thus provisions of..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 306-- Cruelty - Abetment of suicide - Deceased committed suicide by pouring kerosene oil upon her and putting on fire after 12-13 years of her marriage - Parents of deceased stated that accused used to administer beatings to their daughter after consuming liquor - Medical evidence duly corroborates..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Delayed FIR - Sexual assault on girl aged 10 years by her near relative - Delay of 21 days in lodging FIR - Not fatal to prosecution, where family of prosecutrix belongs to rural area and father of prosecutrix was not in the village at the relevant time and FIR was lodged on return of father of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 201-- Murder - Circumstantial evidence - Recovery of axe - Dead body of deceased recovered from forest hills, which was destroyed by animals - Axe was recovered at the spot but no blood was detected upon axe which is alleged to be recovered upon information given by accused - It cannot be said that..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Ante-timing - Some delay in reporting or coherent narration of facts to police is bound to occur in ordinary course - So long as delay is not inordinate, it ought not to be viewed with suspicion as it takes some time for a person in state of shock to come out and regain composure...........

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