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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of one hour and ten minutes in lodging FIR - Cannot be termed as inordinate delay...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 328, 427, 506-- Offence u/ss 328, 427, 506 IPC - Revision against acquittal - Accused acquitted after oral and documentary scanning of evidence - Delay in lodging FIR is not the sole basis for acquittal - Trial Court analyzed the evidence and law in proper perspective and judgment does not suffer from any..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Murder case - FIR lodged after 7 days of death of deceased - No explanation given for such delay - Delay fatal to prosecution case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 148, 34, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Appeal against acquittal by trial Court - Conviction by High Court - Appreciation of evidence - As per evidence on record, identification of accused not proved on record - Even, there is delay in lodging of FIR which provided opportunity to informant and other PWs to implicate their..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 149, 435, 148-- Delay in lodging FIR - Murder case - Delay of 2 and half hours in lodging FIR - PW1 seeing her own son being brutally attacked, effect of incident on the mind of mother cannot be measured - Being saddened by death of her son, it must have taken sometime for PW1 to come out of her shock and then..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Delay in setting law in motion by lodging complaint or registration of FIR is normally viewed by Courts with suspicion because there is possibility of concoction of case against accused - But when there is proper explanation for delay, prosecution case cannot be doubted on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 157-- Delay in forwarding FIR to Magistrate - Non-compliance of S.157 Cr.P.C - Obligation is on I.O. to communicate report to Magistrate - Delay in submitting report is always taken as a ground to challenge the veracity of FIR and day and time of lodging FIR - But mere delay in sending report itself..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Delay in lodging FIR - Receiving stolen property - Statement of complainant recorded after 11 months of incident - Complainant without any basis named accused to be one who broke open lock of his house and committed theft besides burning some of articles - However, it was not mentioned as to how..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376-- Rape - Age of prosecutrix 12 years at the time of occurrence - Consent of prosecutrix is thus, immaterial - Evidence of prosecutrix is supported by medical evidence and also by evidence of PW4, who saw accused running away from scene of occurrence - Delay in lodging FIR properly explained as uncle..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Cannot be used as ritualistic formula for doubting prosecution case - If delay is explained to satisfaction of Court, delay cannot by itself be a ground for disbelieving and discarding entire prosecution case...........

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