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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Incident occurred at 4.30 p.m. - FIR lodged at 11.30 p.m. - Police station at a distance of six kms. - Informant who got injured in he incident was first taken to hospital - Delay in lodging FIR is thus explained...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused armed with deadly weapon chased deceased and assaulted twice on his head - Testimony of all four eye witnesses who also are injured eye witnesses is reliable and injuries on their person are proved on record - Merely because they are interested witnesses their testimony cannot be..........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of 17 days in lodging FIR - Parents of victim unaware of mode of accessing to criminal justice system as they want from one person to other to seek advise on how to take steps - Delay sufficiently explained...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 10, 29, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, 118-- Aggravated sexual assault - Testimony of minor victim - Sexual molestation with minor girl aged 5 years - Delay of 17 days in lodging FIR sufficiently explained - Child protection officer deposed on enquiry that victim narrated the entire incident, along with two prior instances of sexual assault..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 366, 376-- Abduction and rape - Sexual intercourse on pretext of marriage - Charge stands belied when prosecutrix permitted accused to sexually access her even when accused resiled from his promise and there is delay in lodging FIR - Accused acquitted...........

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