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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197-- Sanction for prosecution - Appellant a head constable entrusted with delivering wireless message - He drove vehicle negligently and thus caused fatal accident - Held, that sanction for prosecution not required as action of accused was not a matter within the colour of his duty...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Appellant a head constable entrusted with delivering wireless message - He drove vehicle negligently causing fatal accident - Accused convicted for offences under Ss.279, 304-A IPC - Accused faced agony of trial for 20 years - He had a good career throughout and was dismissed from service on..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337-- Death by rash and negligent driving - Accused convicted and sentenced to 2 years imprisonment - Accused suffered protracted trial of 21 years - Accused committed no other offence during all these 21 years - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Death by rash and negligent driving - Conviction u/ss 304-A, 279 IPC - Accused sentenced to 9 months RI - Accused suffered protracted trial for 21 years - Already undergone 10 days imprisonment - Accused sole bread earner of his family - Sentence reduced to already undergone...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Conviction u/ss 279, 304-A IPC - Conviction by trial Court confirmed by Sessions Court as well as High Court - Held, so far as conviction is concerned there is no reason to interfere with the findings recorded by trial Court and confirmed by Sessions Court as well as High Court - Sentence however..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Negligence of accused but not gross negligence - Accused is not liable for conviction u/s 304-A IPC...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- `Gross' - Word `Gross' is not used in provision of S.304A IPC - However, in criminal law negligence or recklessness must be of such a high degree which is called gross - Rash or negligent act must be qualified by the word `grossly'...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 337, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Conviction u/ss 279, 337, 304-A - Accused not a habitual offender - Accused sole bread earner of family with five daughters to support - Sufficient mitigating circumstances to extend the benefit of probation to the petitioner - Accused already undergone a sentence of 3..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Death - Lady admitted in hospital - Gave birth to a child and lady died - Medical Board was constitutd to find out cause of death - Board gave a finding that accused is not used to handle such delivery cases - None of the Board members was gynae expert - Entire evidence shows..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Civil and criminal negligence - For an act to amount to criminal negligence the degree of negligence should be much higher i.e. gross or of a very high degree - Negligence which is neither gross nor of a higher degree may provide for a ground for action in civil law but cannot..........

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