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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR - Incident occurred in mid night at 11.30 P.M - FIR lodged at 4.15 A.M - Distance between place of occurrence and police station 4 kms - Delay occurred in lodging FIR is natural one, as it is not expected that family members in such a situation in the night hours would..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Delay in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Incident occurred in a remote village and victim was under control of accused - Thereafter victim approached help to Kalaimagal Mahalir Mandram, who ultimately took her to All woman Police station - There are sufficient reasons for..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Information Technology Act, 2000, Section 67A-- Bail - Rape - Delay in lodging FIR unexplained - No threats ever extended to prosecutrix by accused as contended by prosecutrix - CCTV cameras footage confirm that accused was at his college in Punjab and not present on the spot as alleged by complainant - Bail granted to accused with conditions...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - Delay in lodging FIR - Delay occurred due to trauma suffered by prosecutrix - Merely because prosecutrix was not a child as defined u/s 2 of POCSO Act, does not deprive her of right of being traumatized and shocked by abhorrent act of accused - Prosecutrix admitted that she slept that night..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of about 30 hours in lodging FIR - Informant/step mother of deceased is resident of a remote village and was an illiterate and poor lady - Besides, she had personally seen her son being throttled and being taken away by accused - Informant was threatened with dire consequences by one..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay in lodging FIR - FIR lodged on next day of incident - After arrival of informant, police took note of situation and made preliminary enquiry testing veracity of allegations made in FIR and thereafter police lodged FIR - In this way police occasioned slight delay in lodging FIR, and..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Delay of 34 days in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Miscarriage - No injury found on the body of deceased - No satisfactorily explanation given by prosecution for inordinate delay, particularly when police were already on the spot by the time both PW4 and PW5 had reached hospital and when PW5 himself..........
TRIPURA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 312-- Cruelty - Miscarriage - No satisfactory evidence produced by prosecution to prove that deceased was ever subjected to cruelty by accused - Not even a single witness from locality was produced by prosecution to show that deceased was tortured by accused at any time - Evidence of PWs shows that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Murder - Conviction - Testimony of sole eye witness - Reliability - Fact that sole eye witness being the son of deceased did not make any attempt to save his father and not even raised alarm for help, appears to be unnatural - Further, it is highly improbable that a son without making appropriate..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Rape case - Delay of one day in reporting matter to police after missing of prosecutrix, is fatal to prosecution case, particularly when father of prosecutrix was a helper of Police Department, and there is no explanation as to why matter was reported so late to police...........

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