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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - During investigation of a case an accused is not entitled to get a copy of statements recorded by investigating officer u/s 161 Cr.P.C. or other documents which as of right he will get u/ss 207/208 Cr.P.C. on his appearance after he is issued process u/s 204 Cr.P.C. -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delay in examination of witnesses by police - Depends upon various factors including preoccupation of I.O with other cases and no, availability of witnesses - Any delay in examination of witnesses during investigation cannot alone be a ground to discredit the witnesses if they are otherwise..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of eye witness - Delay in recording statement - Belated recording of statements of eye witnesses would not ipso facto affect the prosecution case in view of fact that version as stated by PW2 was entirely found in the complaint lodged by PW1 within 2 or 2-1/2 hours of incident...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of PW-14 recorded after two years and eight months of occurrence - Explanation given that he was threatened by co-accused - After his statement was recorded, accused was arrested after six years and nothing happened to him during the said period - Plea of being threatened for such a long..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 can be used for limited purpose of impeaching the credibility of a witness - It cannot by itself be treated as substantive evidence in a criminal trial...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161, 162- - Defence or Court witness - Contradiction with previous statement - No right vests in Public Prosecutor or Counsel appearing for complainant to contradict defence or Court witness with his previous statement made by such witnesses to police...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement before police - Evidentiary value - Held, statements made to police during investigation not substantive piece of evidence - Statements recorded u/s.161 Cr.P.C. can be used only for the purpose of contradiction and not for corroboration...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement of witness in Court not finding place in his statement recorded u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Held, if evidence tendered by witness in the witness box is creditworthy and reliable, that evidence cannot be rejected merely because a particular statement made by witness before Court does not find place..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Statement u/s 161 Cr.P.C. - Evidentiary value - Statement of any witness recorded by police officer during course of investigation is not a substantive piece of evidence and same can be used only for limited purpose of contradicting prosecution - No sanctimony has been attached to statement of a..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 161-- Delayed examination of witnesses - PW2 reported the case on 31.1.2007 who stated that he reported the case as per information given to him by PWs 1 and 3 - Statement of PW1 recorded on 12.2.2007 and statement of PW3 recorded on 6.2.2007 - Held, the delayed examination of two witnesses creates a..........

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