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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Accident case - Statement of witnesses - Credibility - Witnesses stated that accused was driving vehicle and after parking vehicle at a place away from place of occurrence, run away - No reason to disbelieve statements of these witnesses as fully supported by documentary evidence - Truthfulness of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-B-- Dowry death - Ingredients of the provision are : (1) the death of a woman should be caused by burns or fatal injury or otherwise than under normal circumstances; (2) such death should have occurred within seven years of her marriage; (3) she must have been subjected to cruelty or harassment by her..........
UTTARAKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part I)-- Nature of offence - Sudden and grave provocation - Heated exchange of words between accused and victim which provoked the accused to hit the victim with axe - Covered by Exception 1 to S.300 IPC - Offence committed is culpable homicide not amounting to murder and punishable u/s 304(Part I) IPC -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 304(Part II)-- Nature of offence - Rash and negligent driving - Intoxication - Accused was in an inebriated state, after consuming excessive alcohol, he was driving the vehicle without licence, in a rash and negligent manner in a high speed which resulted in the death of six persons - Accused had sufficient..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II), 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Reduction in sentence - Mitigating circumstance - Accused caused death of 6 persons by rash and negligent driving - Accused convicted and sentenced to undergo R.I. for 2 years - Accused paid a sum of Rs. 65 lakhs to victims or their relatives - There is no mitigating..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 323, 34, 304-- II - Murder - Conviction u/s.302 IPC - Sustainability - Accused persons gone together armed with lathis with common intention to kill - No provocation - Premeditated act - Intention to kill is apparent as all of them kept on assaulting deceased till the time he fell on ground and became..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 304(Part II), Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 9-- Rash and negligent driving - Driving licence issued by a foreign country - Is not valid in India, as person who is conversant in driving a motor vehicle in United States and European countries may not be familiar with the road conditions in India...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, 304(Part II)-- Rash and negligent driving - Defence version is that driver was not at fault as it was foggy morning - Said plea is not tenable as if there is presence of fog, it was a duty of accused either to stop the vehicle if the visibility was poor or he should have been more cautious and driven the vehicle..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 154-- Rash and negligent driving - Hostile witness - As per evidence on record all P.Ws. including injured witness turned hostile - However, Court convicted the accused relying on part of testimony of witnesses which it found creditworthy...........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2012
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304A-- Death due to medical negligence - Prosecution of Doctor - Held, for prosecuting a doctor for medical negligence there should have been collected materials showing not an ordinary negligence but a gross negligence committed by him - Before prosecuting a doctor for medical negligence before a..........

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