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A Journey From F.I.R. To Judgment

Adarsh Patel & Anmol Gupta, B.A.LL.B, Guru Ghasidas Central University, Bilaspur, C.G


The article contains the whole Procedure of criminal trial starting from F.I.R. (First Information Report) to Judgment and Appeal. It covers the major sections of Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 such as section 154, 157(Investigation), 164(Confession), 173(Police Report), 207(Supply of Copies), 238-248(Trial before Magistrate) and Chapter 31(Appeal). The objective of this article is to explain the whole procedure from F.I.R. to Judgment with leading cases in brief.

Keywords: F.I.R; Cognizable offence; Investigation; Confession; Trial; Judgment; Appeal.

Indian Journal of Law and Legal Research

Abbreviation: IJLLR

ISSN: 2582-8878


Accessibility: Open Access

License: Creative Commons 4.0

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​All research articles published in The Indian Journal of Law and Legal Research are fully open access. i.e. immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles are published under the terms of a Creative Commons license which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


The opinions expressed in this publication are those of the authors. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the IJLLR or its members. The designations employed in this publication and the presentation of material therein do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the IJLLR.

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