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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
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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..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Benefit of probation - Accused is fully bed ridden for the last 13 years - No previous criminal antecedents were proved against him and accused is not physically normal - Infliction of harsh punishment is not necessary in such situation - Instead of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Offence does not involve moral turpitude - Incident occurred 20 years ago when accused was 27 years of age - It will be too harsh to send accused behind bars - Held, sentence reduced to period already undergone by accused - However,..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304-- Discharge - Offence u/ss.279, 304(Part I)PC - In the instant case, there is no liability and responsibility of applicant/accused to place any sign board and when there is no involvement of accused in incident of vehicular accident between two motor vehicles, there is no reason to continue..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337-- Rash and negligence driving - To convict a person for offence u/s 304-A, there must be positive proof that act was done with conscious risk and consequence of death was likely to follow it - In the instant case, there is no material to show that accused was driving at a high speed with total..........

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