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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Contributory negligence - Collusion between car and lorry - Death of driver of car - Car was coming in correct side - It was lorry which went towards wrong side and collided with car of deceased and dragged the car to extreme side of road - Driver of lorry was not only..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988- - Recourse to both under Indian Penal Code and Motor Vehicles Act is permissible - There is no bar under Motor Vehicles Act or otherwise, to try and prosecute offences under IPC for an offence relating to motor vehicle accidents - Prosecution, if otherwise maintainable lies both under IPC and Motor..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 147-- Accident - Compensation - Permanent disability - Liability of insurer - Claimants were gratuitous passengers in a goods vehicle - They are young children who have suffered permanent disability on account of injuries sustained in the accident - Insurer of vehicle held, liable to pay the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 50, 147, 149-- Theft of vehicle - Liability of insurance company - Purchase of vehicle in auction by Bank - Certificate of possession issued by bank - Insurer was specifically informed by Bank which held a lien on insurance policy of lifting its lien following termination of agreement of hypothecation -..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Succession Act, 1925, Section 370, 372(1)(f), 374-- Succession certificate - Vehicle permit under Motor vehicle Act is not a debt or security - Succession certificate in respect of the same is not mandatory...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Accident - Compensation - Strict standard of proof beyond all reasonable doubt is not followed in cases arising out of motor vehicle accidents - Standard of proof must be preponderance of probability...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Fatal accident - Death of driver of motorcycle - Compensation - Accident occurred in middle of road - However, exact location of accident as marked out in site plan, not explained muchless proved through a competent witness by accused to substantiate their defence - While existence of site plan..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 52-- Alteration in motor vehicle - No vehicle can be altered so as to change original specification made by manufacturer - Emphasis of S.52(1) is not to vary the "original specifications by the manufacturer...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Bihar Building (Lease, Rent and Eviction) Control Act, 1983, Section 7(4), 6, 5-- Payment of tax - Motor vehicles under possession of manufacturer or dealer - Manufacturer or dealer can impose tax in respect of motor vehicle in his possession during course of business, suitable for use on roads, which is within legislative competence of Entry 57 of State List of VII Schedule of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 50(1)-- Sale of vehicle - Transfer of ownership - Transfer of ownership ought to be registered within 30 days of sale - S.50(1) of the Act, obliges transferor to report the fact of transfer within 14 days of transfer...........

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