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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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323,302,34-- Non-examination of Investigating Officer - Held, it is not mandatory for prosecution to examine Investigating Officer, provided it can establish its case beyond reasonable doubt even in his absence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323,302,34-- Non-examination of Investigating Officer - Held, it is not mandatory for prosecution to examine Investigating Officer, provided it can establish its case beyond reasonable doubt even in his absence...........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 173-- Non examination of Investigating Officer - Does not render prosecution case vulnerable - However, as a part of fair trial, IO should be examined during trial especially in Sessions Court trial...........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder - No material contradiction put to eye witnesses recorded u/s 161 of the Cr.P.C. - Held, non examination of Investigating Officer will not cause prejudice to the accused...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27, 8-- Evidence as to recovery - Robbery and murder - Recovery of gold ornaments belonging to deceased on basis of confessional statement of accused - Accused was present when recoveries were made - Non examination of witnesses who had pledged some of ornaments on behalf of accused has no significance -..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Jammu and Kashmir Criminal Procedure Code, 1989, Section 540-- Summoning of witnesses - Closure of prosecution evidence - Prosecution permitted to examine investigating officer and doctor who are public functionaries - Court took no steps to summon these witnesses and closed evidence on account of their non examination - Held, there was no fault on the part..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 27-- Murder - Death Sentence - Accused caused death of four persons of his family by assaulting them with bows, arrows and axe - Confessional statement made by appellant before PW8 Investigating Officer that he entered into house of his father and attacked inmates of house and thereafter concealed bow,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311, 482-- Summoning of Investigating Officer (IO) - Rejection of application for summoning of IO as Court witnesses - IO is a material witness in a criminal trial - Non-examination of a IO can lead to an adverse inference against prosecution - Reasoning that non-examination of IO is not fatal, erroneous -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2004
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 Part II-- Evidence - Non examination of Investigating Officer - Effect - Not fatal to the prosecution case especially when no prejudice was likely to be suffered by the accused - Evidence of two injured witnesses credible Conviction upheld...........

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