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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Delay in setting law in motion by lodging complaint or registration of FIR is normally viewed by Courts with suspicion because there is possibility of concoction of case against accused - But when there is proper explanation for delay, prosecution case cannot be doubted on..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of 10 hours in registration of FIR - Dead body of deceased recovered at about 9-9.30 a.m. - Body was naked - Identity of deceased was not known - It was not even known whether death was natural, accidental or homicidal - In these circumstances, registration of FIR cannot be said to be..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Rape case - Provision of S.154 Cr.P.C is mandatory in nature - FIR in question not written as per provision of S.154 Cr.P.C - Compliant itself which was registered as FIR is ante dated - No explanation as to what was occasion for not lodging FIR and in making correction in date on complaint..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Two FIRs - Same incident - Second FIR relating to same incident filed after petitioners obtained bail in first FIR - Almost identical allegations were levelled in second FIR - Second FIR quashed - However, contents of second FIR shall be treated as statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. in the first FIR - In..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 411-- Delay in lodging FIR - Receiving stolen property - Statement of complainant recorded after 11 months of incident - Complainant without any basis named accused to be one who broke open lock of his house and committed theft besides burning some of articles - However, it was not mentioned as to how..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Cannot be used as ritualistic formula for doubting prosecution case - If delay is explained to satisfaction of Court, delay cannot by itself be a ground for disbelieving and discarding entire prosecution case...........
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, 161(3)-- Multiple FIRs - More than one FIR in relation to same incident or different incidents arising from the same occurrence - Different offences committed in the course of same transaction - First FIR related to all incidents that took place in the course of same transaction - Many occurrences at one..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 366, 376(2)(g) IPC - Complainant and prosecutrix belong to rural background, therefore, delay in lodging of FIR cannot be considered to be ground so as to give benefit to accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Omission to give names of assailants or witnesses in the FIR not all times be fatal to prosecution, if FIR is lodged without delay - Unless there are indications of fabrication, Court cannot reject prosecution case as given in FIR merely because of omission...........

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