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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..........
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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 162-- FIR - Plea that FIR is not the first information - At 2.00 am. three persons came on motorcycle to police station and while staying on motor cycle informed police that some miscreants have opened fire in the village and went away to take care of the injured - Information recorded in Roznamcha -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Need not contain exhaustive account of the incident - FIR is not an encyclopaedia of the case...........

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