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RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Rash and negligent driving - Accused convicted only on the basis of application in which he pleaded guilty - However, same is not available on record and was not even put to accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C. - Conviction solely on the basis of said application cannot be sustained - Moreover, evidence on..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 279-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Incident occurred long back in the year 1996 - Parties settled the matter - In view of conduct of accused in removing the injured to hospital soon after the incident, sentence of accused set aside - However, compensation of Rs.50,000/- as..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between three wheeler and bus - Death of four passengers of three-wheeler - Three-wheeler being driven by complainant at the time of accident was proceeding in the wrong lane/road, giving no time at all to driver of bus to avoid hitting three-wheeler - Bus..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Eye witnesses to the incident unequivocally stated that deceased was hit by scooter being driven by accused in most rash and negligent manner at a high speed, which resulted into death of deceased - Version put by eye witnesses fully corroborated by medical..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, Probation of Offenders Act, 1958, Section 4(b)-- Accident - Rash and negligent driving - Benefit of probation - There is overwhelming evidence to suggest that vehicle was driven by accused in rash and negligent manner, thus no leniency can be shown to accused - Benefit of probation not granted to accused - However, taking into account the age of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - In "negligence" wrong doer breaks a positive duty and in "rashness" he breaks a negative duty...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between lorry and car - Death of driver and one of passengers of car - Accident occurred due to rash and negligent driving of driver of offending vehicle - Place of occurrence is a curve and accused driving the lorry at a high speed which resulted in death of..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction of sentence - Collusion between lorry and car - Death of driver and one of passengers of car - Incident occurred long back in 1998 - Accused is now 60 years old - Considering the age of accused and long lapse of time, accused entitled to get leniency -..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338-- Rash and negligent driving - Vehicle over-turned - All five persons sitting in the vehicle injured and one died later on - Only one person was examined out of all injured, who improved his statement with regard to certain facts - Police officer who prepared site memo, not examined - Opinion of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 304A, 337, 338, 427-- Rash and negligent driving - Collusion between jeep and bicycle - Death of bicyclist - Eye witness, PW2, scribe of FIR, supported the prosecution case and was not related to deceased - Even he was totally unaware of antecedent of deceased - PW2 present on the spot, caught hold of accused and..........

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