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CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Merely because an accident happened and a person died, there cannot be any presumption under the law that vehicle was driven by driver in a rash and negligent manner which resulted in death - Unless and until prosecution proves by unimpeachable evidence that it was on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 201, 498A, 306-- Accused found not guilty of offence u/ss 306 and 498-A IPC - Conviction u/s 201 IPC not sustainable...........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Death of a boy aged 8 years - Nothing on record to prove that accident was a result of rash and negligent act on the part of accused - All PWs stated that vehicle was being driven slowly - Moreover, as to how accident happened, has not been proved by prosecution, much..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 323, 324, 307, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, Section 3(2)(5), 3(1)(10)-- Voluntarily causing hurt - Attempt to murder - PWs not supported case of prosecution - Injuries found upon body of injured not proved - In the absence of independent corroborative evidence it cannot be said that prosecution proved its case beyond reasonable doubt - Benefit of doubt must be given..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - There was a bit altercation between accused and deceased and accused instantly hit the deceased on his head - Offence was not pre-planned rather it was committed on the spur of moment and ultimately claimed life of deceased - Accused committed offence with intention of causing..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Reduction of sentence - Accused had already undergone 7 years of his imprisonment - Accused has no criminal background - Sentence reduced to period already undergone by him but amount of fine and default sentence shall remain same - Appeal partly allowed...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 337, 357A-- Death by negligence - Electrocution - High Court reduced the sentence to 10 days without awarding any compensation - Order of High can be upheld only with modification that accused will pay compensation of Rs.2 lakhs to heirs of deceased within six month - In default, he will undergo RI for six..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 193-- Offence u/s 193 IPC - Complaint not filed by any public servant or Court, which is mandatory for framing charge u/s 193 IPC - Charge not sustainable...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 364, 346, 193, 218, 120B-- Framing of charge - Deceased was a hardened criminal and 20 cases were pending against him thereafter one FIR was also registered against him in which he was also absconding - Deceased was killed by police officials belonging to Special Operation Group (SOG) - Petitioner has not been charge..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 420, 504, 506-- Offence u/ss 420, 504, 506 - Compliant filed as a counter blast to complaint filed u/s 138 Negotiable Instruments Act - Plea that cheque not returned after accepting the amount - It is a matter of defence in the proceedings initiated u/s 138 of N.I. Act and petitioner would be getting appropriate..........

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