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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Delay in lodging FIR - Cruelty - Inhumane religious ceremony - Incident occurred in a remote village and victim was under control of accused - Thereafter victim approached help to Kalaimagal Mahalir Mandram, who ultimately took her to All woman Police station - There are sufficient reasons for..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Delay of one day in lodgement of FIR and further delay of one day in sending the same to Magistrate - Cannot be said to be fatal to prosecution when testimony of eye-witnesses is in full corroboration from medical evidence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - General Diary - Absence of entries in General Diary concerning preliminary enquiry not per se illegal - There is no provision under Cr.P.C. barring investigating authority to investigate into matter, which may for some justifiable ground, not found to have been entered in General Diary right..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Police Act, 1861, Section 44-- FIR - General Diary - Non-maintenance of General Diary per se may not render whole prosecution illegal - However, such no, maintenance of General Diary may have consequences on merits of case, which is a matter of trial...........
SIKKIM HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Rape - Delay in lodging FIR - Delay occurred due to trauma suffered by prosecutrix - Merely because prosecutrix was not a child as defined u/s 2 of POCSO Act, does not deprive her of right of being traumatized and shocked by abhorrent act of accused - Prosecutrix admitted that she slept that night..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Second FIR - Maintainability - Second FIR about the same occurrence between same persons and with similarity of scope of investigation cannot be registered, if same is not in nature of counter case - Only the earliest or first information with regard to commission of a cognizable offence would..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- Second FIR - Maintainability - Two cases filed in respect of recovery of same loaded pistol - Police in investigation of earlier FIR had already concluded that accused had been falsely booked for possession of illegal loaded pistol - There was no occasion for police to register a fresh first..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay of about 30 hours in lodging FIR - Informant/step mother of deceased is resident of a remote village and was an illiterate and poor lady - Besides, she had personally seen her son being throttled and being taken away by accused - Informant was threatened with dire consequences by one..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 406-- Second FIR - Not permissible and warranted on same allegations - Second FIR quashed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 467, 468, 471, 120B-- Second FIR on same cause of action - Quashing of - Cheating - Allegation that accused forged and fabricated lease deed - Validity and genuineness of lease deed is subject matter of earlier FIR and qua same trial is pending - Second FIR qua same land on same cause of action is not maintainable -..........

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