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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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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Witness cross examined and contradicted with the leave of the Court by the party calling him - His evidence is not washed off the record altogether - Part of statement which is creditworthy can be relied upon...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - Delay of five days in lodging FIR - Prosecutrix a minor girl - Prosecutrix and her mother explained that many Panchayats were convened - Honour of family was involved - Held, it is a proper explanation of delay...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - FIR - Delay of four months in lodging FIR - During all this period village Panchayat had been making efforts for settlement but without result - Delay satisfactorily explained - Delay in lodging FIR in sexual offences has to be considered with a different yardstick...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Appreciation of evidence - Statement of hostile witness cannot be rejected in its totality - His statement remains admissible - No legal bar to base conviction on his testimony, if corroborated by other reliable evidence...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Delhi Special Police Establishment Act, 1946, Section 3-- FIR - Anti Sikh riot case - FIR registered - Investigation entrusted to CBI - CBI re-numbered FIR in accordance with practice and obligation under their manual but contents of the earlier FIR not changed - Held, merely giving a new number to the FIR by CBI would not make it a second FIR...........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Delay per se is not fatal - It only puts Court on caution to analyze entire evidence in threadbare manner...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Dowry death - FIR - Death occurred at 9 p.m. and FIR lodged at 7 p.m. next day - There is no inordinate delay - Complainant family got the information of death of deceased from a relative and thereafter they must have tried to get the body subjected to the postmortem and have the same released for..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Not an encyclopedia of facts concerning the crime - At best, it can be used to corroborate or contradict the informant...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Hostile witness - Evidence of a hostile witness is not wiped out in its entirety - Erroneous opinion as to punctured wound led the prosecution to declare a doctor hostile witness - This does not dilute his other evidence if otherwise worthy of reliance...........

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