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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, 304A-- Offence u/ss 279, 337, 338, 304-A IPC - Reduction of sentence - Compromise arrived at between parties - Keeping in mind antecedents as well as fact that petitioner had already undergone 20 days sentence, ends of justice would be met if sentence is reduced to period already undergone by him in..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Injuries caused while boarding bus from the front door, as driver drove the bus - Duty of driver is to concentrate on the road and not on the passengers - Primary duty to keep an eye on passengers is of the conductor - Conductor not an accused in the case -..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Photographs showing tyre marks were withheld by prosecution - Available photographs clearly show that there was dent on right side of car so there was no head collusion as alleged by prosecution - Photographs on record shows that after accident jeep went 24 feet ahead..........
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,..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Non-association of independent witnesses - Version put forth by interested/official witnesses cannot be brushed aside merely on account of no, association of independent witness...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - No specific evidence led on record by prosecution to prove rash and negligent driving by accused - Merely bald statement if any of complainant which was otherwise not supported by PW2 is not sufficient to conclude rash and negligent driving if any by accused..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, 427-- Reduction of sentence - Offence u/ss. 279, 337, 338, 427 - Petitioner is 24 years of age and has undergone substantial period of sentence - Even, no other case is pending against the petitioner, hence, sentence reduced from 1 year to 6 months u/s 338 IPC...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Reduction of sentence - Rash and negligent driving by accused proved on record which resulted in death of four persons apart from injuries to three - Yet trial Court awarded sentence only of 4 months imprisonment on each count of offence u/s 304-A IPC..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Accident - Injured witnesses uniformly stated that accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of offending vehicle driven by accused resulting in death of four persons apart from injuries to three - Identity of accused being driver of offending vehicle proved..........

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