criminal negligence


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Noun1.criminal negligence - (law) recklessly acting without reasonable caution and putting another person at risk of injury or death (or failing to do something with the same consequences)
negligence, nonperformance, carelessness, neglect - failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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In a statement, the Chief Minister said that further silence of international human rights bodies, on the barbarity and savagery of Indian occupied forces, would be a criminal negligence.
Sardar Usman Khan Buzdar said silence of human rights organizations over the Kashmir issue will be a criminal negligence and the UN and the international community should wake up now and take notice of brutalities in the occupied Kashmir.
Punjab Chief Minister, Sardar Usman Khan Buzdar has said that international human rights should break silence over Kashmir issue as it would be now considered as criminal negligence.
Jayasundara and Fernando have been accused of criminal negligence over the attacks.
PhilHealth execs hit for 'criminal negligence' !-- -- Jose Rodel Clapano (The Philippine Star) - July 8, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines An anti-crime watchdog is demanding the resignation of two Philippine Health Insurance Corp.
Addressing a press conference, Shahbaz expressed solidarity with his party leader, stating the conditions of his imprisonment could amount to criminal negligence. 'There is no fan or power supply.
Addressing a press conference, Shehbaz expressed solidarity with his party leader, stating the conditions of his imprisonment could amount to criminal negligence.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday express solidarity with party leader Rana Sanaullah, who's in jail over 'drugs charges,' saying that the lawmaker was being imprisoned in conditions that could amount to criminal negligence.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Minister for Power Division Umar Ayub Khan - addressing the National Assembly budget session - Wednesday said criminal negligence was committed against Pakistan's economy in the past.
According to details the parents of the family has blamed the doctor concerned for alleged criminal negligence. When the condition of the girl deteriorated the Lady doctor concerned fled the hospital.
He was charged in 2014 with two counts of criminal negligence causing death and a single count of criminal negligence causing bodily harm.
Senator Syed said during the visit that Islamabad has been deprived of a permanent landfill because of the criminal negligence of successive management.