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DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 284, 338, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 304-A, 284, 338 IPC - Petitioner already compensated the family of the victim and he is fully satisfied - FIR and order taking cognizance quashed...........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 133-- Rash and negligent driving - Identification of accused - Prosecution story that a truck came in a very rash and negligent manner - Hit against a scooter - Caused simple injuries to driver of scooter - Resulted in death of pillion riders - Eye-witness admitted that he identified accused in police..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 265G-- Rash & negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Trial court convicted accused and sentenced him to 6 months SI and to pay a fine of Rs.5, 000/- - Accused a first time offender - He has adequately compensated victims to their satisfaction - He is also the only bread earner for his two minor..........
PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 304A-- Death by rash and negligent driving - Accused while driving Canter, allegedly dashed against victim girls causing death of one and injuries to another - Test identification parade not conducted in course of investigation of case - However, complainant, during trial testified that accused alighted..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, 162, 173(2)-- Second FIR - Maintainability - Motorcycle rider succumbed to his injuries in accident caused by rash and negligent driving of Maruti Van - FIR registered against driver of Maruti Van under Sections 279/337/338/304a Indian Penal Code - Subsequent, FIR also registered under sections 414/34 of Indian..........
ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligence act - Death - Nexus between - Held, there must be direct nexus between rash and negligent act and death of deceased - In other words, it is not enough for prosecution to show that accused's action was one of causes for death of deceased - It must show that death is a direct..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2011
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4(1), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Probation - Accused convicted and sentenced to one year RI u/s 304-A IPC - Accused not a hardcore criminal - Sending him to jail in the company of criminals not desirable - One opportunity to reform by releasing on probation ordinarily should be granted - Held, petitioner be released on probation..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 304A-- Scope - Element of knowledge is common in S.304 and S.304-A IPC - However the extent and ambit of `knowledge' differs in its nature - Element of `knowledge' should not lead to any confusion between the scope of S.304 and 304-A IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 304A-- Distinction between S.304 & S.304-A IPC - Element of knowledge is common under both the provisions but extent and ambit of such knowledge is different - Knowledge coupled with ignorance of consequences would amount to negligence but act done without knowledge would fall u/s 304-A IPC - Charge u/s..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 338-- Death due to rash and negligent driving by accused - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo RI for one year - Probation sought on the ground that incident was 17 years old and accused was sole bread earner of the family - Held, Court should not as a normal rule extend benefit of probation to a..........

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