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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Tractor along with accused, deceased and eye witness rolled down for 10-15 feet - No injury sustained by accused as per prosecution - Fact that accused had not sustained any injury in accident seems improbable - Further, prosecution not offered any..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Eye witnesses to incident give divergent portrayal qua cause of accident - Even there are other auxiliary contradictions which render prosecution story tainted with doubts - Police recorded the statement of PW7/eye witness after delay of 6-7 days,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and Negligent driving - Appeal against acquittal - All the eye witnesses turned hostile except PW10, son of deceased - PW10, in his statement before Court neither disclosed the number of bus nor the name of driver - But in FIR he stated the name of driver - There is material contradiction in..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2013
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death of school children by drowning - Negligence - Accused teacher checked water level/depth and after fixing point asked children not to proceed beyond that point - Another teacher did not state single word about negligence on part of accused - Nothing stated by witnesses about..........
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..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Death at operation table - Prosecution failed to prove that respondents 1 and 2 administered thiopental in excess volume or that the administration was not made in accordance with the established procedure - Held, prosecution, thus failed to prove that act of accused amounts..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Criminal negligence - Death due to drowning in swimming pool - Deceased himself surreptitiously and unauthorisedly entered pool which was meant for adult trained swimmer and drowned - No reliable evidence regarding any rashness negligence of any accused who were employed at swimming pool - Held,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Death by rash and negligent driving - In dying declaration there was no specific mention about rash and negligent driving - There was no specific materiel to show that accused was driving vehicle at the time accident took place - Name of the respondent was not mentioned in the dying declaration -..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2005
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Cyclist knocked down by speeding truck - Rash and negligent driving - Version of all witnesses contradictory to each other - Name of accused not mentioned in FIR - Presence of witnesses on the place of occurrence doubtful and based on suspicion only - No ground to interfere with judgment of..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Death caused by truck - Driver fled away - Accused not named in FIR - Owner of truck hauled up as accused - No evidence that owner was driving the truck or any other driver - Identification parade not held - Identification of accused for the first time in Court is..........

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