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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Speed alone is not a criteria for deciding rashness and negligence of rider - Relationship between speed and rashness or negligence depend upon place and straight jacket formula is not possible to apply in all cases...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Merely because an accident happened and a person died, there cannot be any presumption under the law that vehicle was driven by driver in a rash and negligent manner which resulted in death - Unless and until prosecution proves by unimpeachable evidence that it was on..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of a boy aged 8 years - Nothing on record to prove that accident was a result of rash and negligent act on the part of accused - All PWs stated that vehicle was being driven slowly - Moreover, as to how accident happened, has not been proved by prosecution, much..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Merely because an accident happened and a person died, there cannot be any presumption under the law that vehicle was driven by driver in a rash and negligent manner which resulted in death, unless and until prosecution proves by unimpeachable evidence that it was on..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of a boy aged 8 years - Nothing on record to prove that accident was a result of rash and negligent act on the part of accused - All PWs stated that vehicle was being driven slowly - Moreover, as to how accident happened, has not been proved by prosecution, much..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 337, 357A-- Death by negligence - Electrocution - High Court reduced the sentence to 10 days without awarding any compensation - Order of High can be upheld only with modification that accused will pay compensation of Rs.2 lakhs to heirs of deceased within six month - In default, he will undergo RI for six..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death in accident - Rash and Negligent Driving - Proof - Eye witness - Driver license of petitioner recovered from spot - No explanation as to how driving license came in police possession immediately after accident - Witness saw petitioner running away from spot after causing accident - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 201, 467, 471-- Quashing of FIR - Death due to medical negligence - Complainant alleges that deceased died due to medical negligence on the part of petitioner and in order to cover up the negligence, false report had been prepared - Petitioner was not found guilty as per two enquiries conducted by doctors - No..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Quantum of sentence - Accused caused death of a person by driving jeep in a rash and negligent manner and also injured another person - Trial Court convicted accused u/ss 304-A, 279 & 337 IPC & sentenced to undergone 6 months and 2 years R.I respectively with fine of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Petitioner not convicted or involved in any other case previously or after the present incident - Petitioner remained in jail for 22 days - Sentence awarded to petitioner reduced to period already undergone subject to deposit of enhanced fine of..........

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