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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent act - Uphaar Cinema fire tragedy - Root cause of fire was 1000 KVA transformer installed within the Cinema premises - Fire caught the cinema building and due to inhalation of toxic gases most of spectators who had occupied the balcony seats collapsed as there is only one exit of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 197, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Sanction for prosecution - Medical negligence - Death of patient during performance of operation - Doctors were performing their public duties, as they were performing surgery on the patient in the Government hospital - Held, prosecution against appellants is not maintainable without sanction from..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 337-- Summoning of additional accused - Rash and negligent driving - Merely because no claim petition has been filed against proposed accused, it cannot debar the prosecution to take action to avail remedy of S.319 Cr.P.C...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 319, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 337-- Summoning of additional accused - Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Accident occurred due to rash and negligent act of petitioner as he had accidentally opened widow of Indica car, due to which, motorcycle of deceased struck with truck being driven in a rash and negligent manner -..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Death of patient - Quashing of proceedings - Petitioner being a qualified doctor after examining and taking note of gravity of illness decided to adopt the invasive line of treatment - Patient was fully investigated before procedure was undertaken - No evidence on record to..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Delay in attending the patient - Merely on account of alleged delay by petitioner in attending patient in absence of material on record that delay is sole reason for death of patient, petitioner cannot be held to be gross negligent requiring prosecution for commission of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Where alternative methods or course of treatments are available a Medical Practitioner cannot be fastened with negligence punishable under criminal law on the reason that a better alternative method was also available and that method would have been adopted...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Element of gross negligence is sine qua non to prosecute the Medical Practitioner, for the offence u/s 304-A IPC - In absence of an element of gross negligence or rashness in the procedure which gives rise to a wrong decision to conduct surgery or to adopt a method in..........
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..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to electric shock - Deceased a maid died due to electric shock in the washing machine while working in the house of accused - Electric Inspector report that there was no defect in the working of washing machine - No offence u/s 304-A IPC is made out against accused - Accused liable to..........

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