SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Interpolations - The courts below rightly appreciated the evidence available on record and found the so-called interpolation in the first information report, if any, itself was no ground to doubt the prosecution's story...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- G.D. Entry - Complaint - FIR - A perusal of G.D. Entry does not say so in many words the commission of a cognizable offence - I.O. of the case was satisfied about a case of homicide in respect of deceased whereupon he proceeded to conduct investigation - Held, trial court is correct in holding..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - FIR - Delay - Report lodged with police but no action taken - Case registered after 15 days when a complaint was sent to SSP - DSP tried to sabotage the entire prosecution in order to protect the accused - No merit in the submission that FIR is ante timed and brought into existence so as to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482-- FIR - Quashing of FIR at the instance of third parties is unknown to law...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Murder Delay in lodging FIR - Delay ipso facto not fatal if well explained - Kidnapping of child - It is natural for the father and other relatives to have first searched for her in neighborhood and the neighboring villages and in the relations, before reporting the matter to the police -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - It is not a universal rule that once FIR is found to be with discrepancies, the whole prosecution case has to be thrown out...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Non availability of FIR book - Importance of FIR Book cannot be under-estimated - However, in case the investigating agency is able to collect reasonable evidence against the accused persons and such evidence stands the scrutiny of the Court, then such a discrepancy is not fatal particularly..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Telephonic message - Station Diary entry done - Written complaint lodged by father of deceased at hospital where deceased was admitted after occurrence - Objection to treating written complaint as FIR instead of telephonic message on ground of manipulated story in FIR - Held, not sustainable in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - It is open to a police officer to make preliminary enquiries before registering an offence and making a full scale investigation into it...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Lodging of - I.O. simply recorded oral complaint of informant and he obtained signature of informant on recorded complaint after ascertaining its correctness from informant - Said recorded complaint was treated as FIR - Held, I.O. cannot be considered as an informant who lodged complaint..........