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PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Bus driven at a fast speed - Bus rammed into stationary truck - Death of truck driver - Eye witnesses testimony that bus was driven in a proper manner at a speed of 60/70 kms. - Truck was loaded with iron rods and was standing on roadside with no indicators to warn the..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320, 482-- Compounding of offence - Accused caused death of a person by rash and negligent driving - Case registered u/s 304-A and 279 of IPC - Parties entered into compromise, though offence not compoundable - FIR quashed - Held, High Court has wide powers to quash the proceedings even in non compoundable..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Accused driving a bus and causing death of 26/27 years old young man by rash and negligent driving - Accused convicted and sentenced to 1 years and 2 months imprisonment - Accused released on probation by Appellate Court - High Court, in revision, set aside order of release by holding that accused..........
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...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2009
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Complainant not supporting prosecution case - By itself not sufficient to cast doubt on the case - Cogent and reliable and trustworthy evidence of eyewitnesses cannot be discarded merely on the ground that there are minor and insignificant contradictions - Order of..........
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...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 320-- Non compoundable offence - Compromise - Conviction u/ss 279 & 304-A IPC - Compromise during pendency of appeal in Supreme Court - Parties allowed to compromise - Conviction maintained - Fine enhanced from Rs.2, 000/- to Rs.20, 000/- to be paid to parents of deceased - Sentence reduced to period..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Death by rash and negligent driving - In dying declaration there was no specific mention about rash and negligent driving - There was no specific materiel to show that accused was driving vehicle at the time accident took place - Name of the respondent was not mentioned in the dying declaration -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Death for rash and negligent driving - Concurrent finding of trial Court and Session Court - No error of fact or law arrived at by both the Courts below - High Court should not re-appreciate the evidence and come to its own conclusion on the same unless there is gross miscarriage of justice -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2008
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 357-- Compensation - Death by rash and negligent driving - Mother of deceased filed affidavit that she does not have any grievance against appellant and it was an act of God - Conviction confirmed - Sentence of appellant reduced to the period already undergone by him - Appellant directed to pay..........

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