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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- FIR - Murder of four persons - Firing by accused at deceased child was stated in the FIR - Omission of minute detail that accused jumped on the abdomen of child cannot be regarded as fatal to prosecution case, particularly when sole eye witness is being grief stricken because of death of her four..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Suppression of earlier FIR - FIR in hand cannot be considered as FIR - At the most it can be considered as statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Delay in lodging FIR not explained - These factors together cast grave doubt on the credibility of prosecution version and lead to conclusion that..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Evidentiary value - FIR as such is not substantive evidence - It may be used either to corroborate informant u/s 157 of Evidence Act or to contradict him u/s 145 of Evidence Act, when he is called as a witness...........
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..........

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