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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Bus driven at a fast speed - Bus rammed into stationary truck - Death of truck driver - Eye witnesses testimony that bus was driven in a proper manner at a speed of 60/70 kms. - Truck was loaded with iron rods and was standing on roadside with no indicators to warn the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Accused driving a bus and causing death of 26/27 years old young man by rash and negligent driving - Accused convicted and sentenced to 1 years and 2 months imprisonment - Accused released on probation by Appellate Court - High Court, in revision, set aside order of release by holding that accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Compounding of offence - Accused caused death of a person by rash and negligent driving - Case registered u/s 304-A and 279 of IPC - Parties entered into compromise, though offence not compoundable - FIR quashed - Held, High Court has wide powers to quash the proceedings even in non compoundable..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of boy aged 17 years - Accused faced protracted trial for 16 years - Probation refused - Grant of probation will encourage every driver to indulge into rash driving resulting into accidents, thereby putting end to valuable lives...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Complainant not supporting prosecution case - By itself not sufficient to cast doubt on the case - Cogent and reliable and trustworthy evidence of eyewitnesses cannot be discarded merely on the ground that there are minor and insignificant contradictions - Order of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of child aged 7 years - Protracted trial for 15 years - No ground to reduce the sentence as on account of rash and negligent act of accused life of child aged about 7 years was lost...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death by negligence - Provision of S.304-A IPC applies to rash and negligent acts and does not apply to cases where death has been voluntarily caused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death by negligence - A negligent act is an act done without doing something which a reasonable man guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs would do or act which a prudent or reasonable man would not do in the circumstances attending it - A rash act..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rashness and negligence - Culpable rashness or negligence depends directly on the question as to what is the amount of care and circumspection which a prudent and reasonable man would consider to be sufficient considering all the circumstances of the case - Criminal rashness means hazarding a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Negligence - Liability under criminal law - Degree of negligence is to be higher than that under civil law - While under civil law it is enough to prove that doctor did not exercise reasonable care while under criminal law it must also be proved that this negligence was gross amounting to..........

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