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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to medical negligence - Order framing charge - Quashing of - Petitioner is qualified doctor - Nurse was skilled, qualified and competent to inject - Injections have been administered under supervision of qualified doctor - Prosecution failed to collect any material to show that..........
PATNA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Summoning of doctor - Before summoning a doctor Court should first refer the matter to a competent doctor or committee of doctors, specialized in the field relating to which the medical negligence is attributed - Court should summon a doctor thereafter only when there is..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Death of a patient after delivery due to excessive bleeding from the private part - Inspite of immediate treatment bleeding could not be stopped - Opinion of independent medical expert showed that accused doctor was well qualified and duly trained in handling delivery cases -..........
JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Prosecution allegation that deceased a patient admitted in petitioner's clinic sustained injuries in wrist by way of fall on the ground and died due to negligence of doctor - Symptoms indicated that deceased had suffered not only injury on the wrist but also head injury though..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Medical Council Act, 1956, Section 15(3), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 464, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Accused practicing allopathic system of medicine though possessed licence issued by Bihar State Ayurvedic and Yunani Medicine Council - Death of a person to whom accused gave injections and tablets - Samples of allopathic medicine taken from clinic of accused - Accused sent up..........
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, 337-- Medical Negligence - Death of woman due to rupture of uterus during delivery - Use of Pitocin injection by accused doctor was not unwarranted - Doctor attending the women himself took her to Govt. hospital for emergency treatment by making all necessary arrangements without wasting time - Woman..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - Complaint against a doctor - To entertain a complaint against a doctor (i) there should be prima facie evidence in the form of a credible opinion of another competent doctor to support the charge of rashness or negligence on the part of the accused doctor; (ii) I.O. before..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Medical negligence - Two views by medical experts - One view that there was negligence and another view that there was no negligence - Which opinion would ultimately prevail is essentially a question to be determined by trial Court after evidence is led by both the parties at the trial - Appeal..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Medical negligence - A professional is liable for negligence on one of the two findings viz. either he was not possessed of the requisite skill which he professed to have possessed, or, he did not exercise with reasonable competence in the given case, the skill which he did possess - It is not..........

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