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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 -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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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...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338, 427-- Fatal accident - Discharge application - No evidence on record that vehicle in question was being driven on the date and time of alleged accident by accused - Even there is no other corroborative evidence on record against accused except extra judicial confessional statement of accused before I.O..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Collusion of two buses - Offending bus dashed on the back of private bus when it was stopped on the road in order to change the tyre which had burst - Private bus parked on the right side of road is cause for accident - Driver of private bus ought to..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Fatal accident - Accident not occurred due to rash and negligent driving of accused - There were several potholes found on the road and due to that front wheel of offending vehicle (Maxi cab) was punctured and went on to left side of road and turtled as a result of..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Victim received injury on his right foot under rear tyre of bus, while alighting from bus, as accused started the bus without waiting for whistle of conductor - Conductor of bus not supported the prosecution case - Though there were many passengers in bus, but I.O not..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Rash and negligent driving - Specific evidence is required to be adduced on record by prosecution to prove rash and negligent driving, if any, on part of accused - Mere allegations are not sufficient to hold accused guilty of having committed alleged offences...........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 338, Motor Vehicles Act, 1988-- Rash and negligent driving - Accused rashly and negligently driving motor cycle at the relevant time not proved by any of material PWs - None of PWs stated anything specific with regard to speed of motor-cycle, which dashed against bus - Specific evidence is required to be adduced on record by..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 336, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Petitioner already undergone imprisonment for 3 months and 1 day as against sentence of 2 years - He is first time offender and is facing agony of criminal proceedings since 2009 - There is no other case pending against him - Taking into account..........

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