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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 279, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Road accident case - Doctrine of res ipsa loquitor - Applicability in criminal cases - Held, it is equally extended to criminal cases of accident and not merely to civil jurisprudence provided attendant circumstances and basic facts are proved...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B-- Dowry death - `Soon before death' - Amongst others, lapse of time between the date of marriage and the date of death is also a relevant consideration for the Court while examining whether the essential ingredients of the provision are satisfied or not in a given case...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304, 279, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 106-- Road accident case - Doctrine of res ipsa loquitor - Applicability - Doctrine comes to aid at subsequent stage where it is not clear as to how and due to whose negligence accident occurred - Court with aid of proper evidence may take assistance of attendant circumstances and apply doctrine of res..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Interpretation of - Preliminary conditions are : (a) It is the manner in which vehicle is driven; (b) It be driven either rashly or negligently; and (c) Such rash or negligent driving should be such as to endanger human life - Once these ingredients are satisfied,..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B, 498-A-- Dowry death and cruelty - Ingredients of offence u/ss 304-B and 498-A IPC satisfied - Onus shifts on accused to prove as to how deceased died - Mere denial and maintaining silence cannot be equated to discharge of onus by accused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Negligence - Meaning of - (I) It means omission to do something which reasonable and prudent person guided by similar considerations would not do; (II) It is not absolute term but is relative one and rather a comparative term; (III) It is difficult to state with precision any mathematically exact..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B-- Dowry death - Ingredients of the provision are : (1) the death of a woman should be caused by burns or fatal injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (2) such death should have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (3) she must have been subjected to cruelty or harassment by her..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Rash and negligent driving - Conduct of driver - Relevant factor - After accident, bus driver moved the bus away to different point - Held, if accused was innocent then he would have left vehicle at the place of accident to show that he was on his proper side for driving and jeep trying to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B-- Dowry death - `Soon before death' - Reasonable time is the best criteria to be applied for appreciation and examination of such cases - In other words, there should be a reasonable, if not direct, nexus between her death and dowry related cruelty or harassment inflicted on her...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Road accident cases - Concept of `culpable rashness' and `culpable negligence' - (A) `Culpable rashness' is acting with consciousness that mischievous and illegal consequences may follow but with hope that they will not and often with the belief that actor has taken sufficient precautions to..........

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