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MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Fatal accident - Rash and negligent driving - Inspection of offending vehicle after about 5 years from the date of occurrence, is fatal to prosecution case, particularly when it is very much available and it was also used to take kid to hospital...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Fatal accident - Rash and negligent driving - PW1 and PW2 carelessly and negligently left deceased/minor boy of 10 years in roadside and they have crossed the road earlier - Accident occurred while deceased crossed the road - Subject vehicle was subjected to inspection after about 5 years from the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166, 149-- Fatal accident - Compensation - Liability of insurance company - Deceased was travelling along with goods belonging to owner of offending vehicle - Death occurred due to rash and negligent driving of offending vehicle - Insurer obliged to satisfy compensation amount awarded to claimants - Since no..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 337, 304A, 114, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Rash and negligent act - Death of 5 years old girl - Quashing of FIR - Mere fact that accused being father of deceased permitted his daughter to take her head out through the sun roof of car and her throat got slit by a string used for flying kite, by itself is not sufficient to bring case within..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent act - S.304-A IPC deals with homicidal death caused by a rash and negligent act - It does not create a new offence - It is directed against offences outside range of Ss.299, 300 IPC and covers those cases where death is caused without `intention' and `knowledge'- It applies to..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Rash and negligent act - Mere negligence or rashness is not enough to bring a case within ambit of S.304-A IPC - Negligence and rashness proved by evidence must be such as should necessarily carry with it a criminal liability...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Accident - liability of insurer - Merely producing a valid insurance certificate in respect of offending vehicle not enough for owner of offending vehicle to make insurance Company liable to discharge his liability arising from rash and negligent driving by driver of his vehicle - Insurance..........
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
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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..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Material witnesses failed to identify the accused as a person who was driving the vehicle in question at the time of accident - Prosecution failed to prove its case - Conviction and sentence set aside - Accused acquitted...........

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