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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of child aged 7 years - Protracted trial for 15 years - No ground to reduce the sentence as on account of rash and negligent act of accused life of child aged about 7 years was lost...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of boy aged 17 years - Accused faced protracted trial for 16 years - Probation refused - Grant of probation will encourage every driver to indulge into rash driving resulting into accidents, thereby putting end to valuable lives...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Reduction in sentence - Accused and deceased scuffled with each other - Deceased assaulted with stone on left rib which ultimately led to his death - Accused is liable to be convicted u/s 304 Part II and not u/s 302 IPC - Accused already suffered custodial sentence for some years - Sentence..........
MADHYA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Nature of offence - Conviction u/s 302 IPC - Intention to commit murder not established - Merely on seeing his father and brother grappling with deceased, accused No.1 gave axe blow to deceased which could not be said to be intended towards the head - It could have landed anywhere - However, it..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death by negligence - Provision of S.304-A IPC applies to rash and negligent acts and does not apply to cases where death has been voluntarily caused...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death by negligence - A negligent act is an act done without doing something which a reasonable man guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs would do or act which a prudent or reasonable man would not do in the circumstances attending it - A rash act..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rashness and negligence - Culpable rashness or negligence depends directly on the question as to what is the amount of care and circumspection which a prudent and reasonable man would consider to be sufficient considering all the circumstances of the case - Criminal rashness means hazarding a..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 32-- Conviction u/ss 498-A, 304-B IPC - Dying declaration recorded by Executive Magistrate - Dying declaration cannot be discarded on the ground that police officer should have recorded it - Authenticity of dying declaration not questioned - Handwriting expert's report that letters written by deceased..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Demand of money for purchase of a house - Torture - Statement of father to that effect - Also statement of brother to the same effect - Prosecution placed on record agreement to sell - There was link of demand of dowry with the aid of agreement - Order of conviction, upheld...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part I - Nature of offence - Merely because a single blow was given that does not automatically bring in application of S.304 Part I IPC...........

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