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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death - Rash and negligent act - Vehicle was being driven rashly and negligently and at a high speed so as to outrun chasing PCR van - Tempo was asked to stop but in view of the goods, which were loaded in vehicle, driver of tempo did not stop and went on to hit PCR van - Co-passenger was aware of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - No proof that accused was driving offending vehicle - Sole eye witness not supporting case of prosecution - No one saw accused driving offending vehicle - Local residents who took deceased to hospital after accident not associated - Vehicle intercepted at 2.30 pm. and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Negligence - Proof of - Acquittal of accused in criminal case - Effect on claim petition - Respondents/claimants have produced copy of FIR which is registered u/s.279/304A IPC - Significantly, FIR has been registered on 01.03.2000, i.e., on the date of accident and same has been..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to electrocution - Snapping of electric live wire due to constant rubbing with a tree which was standing in between the lines - Plea of Act of God rejected...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 401-- Death by negligence - Reduction of sentence - Applicant has already remained in jail for twenty days - Incident had taken place about 12 years back - No criminal antecedent is there against him - He is about 40 years of age - Fine amount imposed by Courts below has already been deposited - Held,..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Rash and negligent driving - Death - Benefit of probation under the Probation of Offenders Act - Not to be granted to the accused convicted for offence u/s 304-A IPC...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction in sentence - Accused lost his control over the truck as it was driven in rash and negligent manner leading to death of five persons - Accused of young age and only earning hand in the family comprising his young wife, old and ailing parents - Maximum..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of five persons - In the matter of sentence approach should not be lenient...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 304A-..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Road accident cases - Concept of `culpable rashness' and `culpable negligence' - (A) `Culpable rashness' is acting with consciousness that mischievous and illegal consequences may follow but with hope that they will not and often with the belief that actor has taken sufficient precautions to..........

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