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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338, 427-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between jeep and bicycle - Death of bicyclist - Eye witness, PW2, scribe of FIR, supported the prosecution case and was not related to deceased - Even he was totally unaware of antecedent of deceased - PW2 present on the spot, caught hold of accused and..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Mere fact that a fatal accident took place would not by itself be enough to make the accused liable u/s 304-A IPC - Rash and negligent act should be direct or proximate cause of death in order to hold a person guilty u/s 304-A IPC...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Deceased sitting on tractor died due to overturning of tractor rashly and negligently driven by accused - However, there is no direct evidence on record to show the manner in which accident took place as regarding speed, rashness or negligence - All..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - No precaution and care taken by accused while driving vehicle - When there is gross and culpable negligence or absence of reasonable care it amounts to criminal negligence...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Evidence on record shows that accused had driven the vehicle on a public way in a rash and negligent manner so as to endanger human life and resulting death of deceased - PWs supported the prosecution case and they are reliable witnesses and their testimony is worth..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Benefit of probation - Accused is fully bed ridden for the last 13 years - No previous criminal antecedents were proved against him and accused is not physically normal - Infliction of harsh punishment is not necessary in such situation - Instead of..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Offence does not involve moral turpitude - Incident occurred 20 years ago when accused was 27 years of age - It will be too harsh to send accused behind bars - Held, sentence reduced to period already undergone by accused - However,..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337-- Rash and negligence driving - To convict a person for offence u/s 304-A, there must be positive proof that act was done with conscious risk and consequence of death was likely to follow it - In the instant case, there is no material to show that accused was driving at a high speed with total..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337, 338, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Benefit of probation - Where there is overwhelming evidence to suggest that vehicle was driven by accused in most rash and negligent manner, no leniency can be shown to accused - Benefit of probation not granted to accused - However, sentence imposed..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Three persons died and many others injured - - Eye witnesses of occurrence travelling in offending vehicle stated in one voice that accident occurred due to negligence of accused as he was trying to overtake another vehicle and lost control over the..........

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