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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Eye witnesses to the incident unequivocally stated that deceased was hit by scooter being driven by accused in most rash and negligent manner at a high speed, which resulted into death of deceased - Version put by eye witnesses fully corroborated by medical..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4(b)-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Benefit of probation - There is overwhelming evidence to suggest that vehicle was driven by accused in rash and negligent manner, thus no leniency can be shown to accused - Benefit of probation not granted to accused - However, taking into account the age of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - In "negligence" wrong doer breaks a positive duty and in "rashness" he breaks a negative duty...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between lorry and car - Death of driver and one of passengers of car - Accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of driver of offending vehicle - Place of occurrence is a curve and accused driving the lorry at a high speed which resulted in death of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Collusion between lorry and car - Death of driver and one of passengers of car - Incident occurred long back in 1998 - Accused is now 60 years old - Considering the age of accused and long lapse of time, accused entitled to get leniency -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Vehicle over-turned - All five persons sitting in the vehicle injured and one died later on - Only one person was examined out of all injured, who improved his statement with regard to certain facts - Police officer who prepared site memo, not examined - Opinion of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338, 427-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between jeep and bicycle - Death of bicyclist - Eye witness, PW2, scribe of FIR, supported the prosecution case and was not related to deceased - Even he was totally unaware of antecedent of deceased - PW2 present on the spot, caught hold of accused and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Deceased sitting on tractor died due to overturning of tractor rashly and negligently driven by accused - However, there is no direct evidence on record to show the manner in which accident took place as regarding speed, rashness or negligence - All..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - No precaution and care taken by accused while driving vehicle - When there is gross and culpable negligence or absence of reasonable care it amounts to criminal negligence...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Evidence on record shows that accused had driven the vehicle on a public way in a rash and negligent manner so as to endanger human life and resulting death of deceased - PWs supported the prosecution case and they are reliable witnesses and their testimony is worth..........

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