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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Victim when suffers injuries on a vital part, then it is but natural that he will first rush to hospital than going to the police station - Some delay in lodging FIR not fatal to the prosecution case...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of two days - Complainant went to police station but no police official was present on account of VIP duty - Explanation not satisfactory - It is highly improbable to believe that no police official was present in the police station at the relevant time - Held, inordinate delay of more..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 155-- Delay of 42 hours in sending FIR to Magistrate - Not fatal to prosecution when prosecution evidence in the shape of oral evidence of eye witnesses is consistent...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 364, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Kidnapping - Delay in lodging FIR - FIR was not lodged for a long period of 13 days - Miscreants belonged to extremists group and out of fear FIR was not lodged immediately after the incident - PW2 i.e. the informant, in his evidence also stated that due to fear he did not lodge FIR immediately..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in sending FIR to Magistrate - Every such delay is not fatal unless prejudice to the accused is shown - However, unexplained inordinate delay in sending copy of FIR to Magistrate may affect the prosecution case adversely - An adverse inference may be drawn against prosecution when there are..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Delay in FIR - Two days delay in lodging FIR - Effect of - Accused in drunken state alleged to have committed rape of prosecutrix in her house after asking her husband to get snacks - Delay explained by prosecutrix by stating that Panchayat elections were due on date of incident and due to..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - Accused allegedly fired pistol shots at chest of deceased resulting into his death - Ocular evidence quite consistent with prosecution version, regarding time, place and manner of occurrence and gets assurance from medical evidence - Prosecution case cannot be thrown merely on the ground..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging - Delay ipso facto is not fatal to prosecution case when delay is property explained - Deliberate delay is fatal...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR and delay in starting investigation - Occurrence took place on 07.05.2008 at 8.00 p.m. but FIR lodged on next day at 6.30 a.m. - Police station at a distance of eight kilometers - Entire area dacoit infested - Delay in started investigation explained - Not fatal to..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- FIR - Rape - Delay of 50 hours in lodging FIR - Police station at a distance of 5 kms. from the place of occurrence - Reasonable and satisfactory explanation not furnished - Delay is fatal to the prosecution case...........

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