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CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 7, 8, 19, 24, 25, 27, 33(8), Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Rules, 2012, Rule 7-- Sexual assault - Directive issued that officer-i, Charge of police station and investigating officer in case including Special Juvenile Police Unit shall ensure that identity of victim is not disclosed in course of investigation, particularly at time of recording statement of victim u/S.24 of Act..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 7, 8, 19, 23, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Rules, 2012, Rule 7-- Sexual assault - Directive issued that investigating agency shall not disclose identity of victim in any media and shall ensure that such identity is not disclosed in any manner whatsoever except express permission of Special Court in interest of justice - Any person including police officer..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8)-- Further investigation - Change of investigating officer - In the absence of anything to show that it will cause substantial prejudice or affect the investigation, a change of I.O. in the meanwhile may not be in the interest of justice...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376, 404, 201, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 24-- Murder - Rape - Extra judicial confession made before Village Administrative Officer PW12, to save himself from any adverse, physical handling by investigating authorities - PW12 was totally unbiased and unconnected with controversy in hand and not inimical to accused - PW12 was subjected to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Three dying declarations - Two dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate and police officer - Third oral dying declaration made to father of deceased - Both the recorded dying declarations consistent as to the role of respondent and that there was no involvement of the respondent in the..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Dying declaration - Evidentiary value Deceased suffered 80% burnt injuries - Dying declaration bearing left thumb impression of deceased, signatures of Investigating Officer and medical officer - Can be relied upon - Mere fact that statement was not preceded by certification, that deceased was in..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 91-- Handing over document alleged to be forged and fabricated in possession of Court to police officer for investigation - Permissibility - Although u/s 91 Cr.P.C. police cannot ask accused to produce document in his possession but police during investigation can request Court to handover document..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173(8)-- Further investigation - Court can suo motu order further investigation - Officer in charge of police station is empowered to conduct further investigating after informing Court and seeking formal permission - Formal permission of Court is only for the purpose that matter pending before Court is..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988, Section 7, 13(2)-- Illegal gratification - Officer who recorded FIR himself investigating matter and filed police report - Such a practice can easily lead to unfair and partial investigation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of 13 quintals and 20 kgs poppy husk - Non-examination of Investigating officer (I.O) - No doubt it is always desirable that prosecution has to examine the I.O who prepared the rukka but mere no, examination of I.O does not in every case cause prejudice to accused or affects credibility..........

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