criminal negligence

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Synonyms for 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)

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Furthermore, Justice Arif Khilji said that it was not a simple case of negligence but of criminal negligence.
He said that those who displayed criminal negligence in this regard should be put behind the bars.
ISLAMABAD, September 20, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Former MNA Marvi Memon wrote a letter to the Chief Justice of Pakistan regarding Sindh floods in which she requested to the court to bring the responsible persons to justice for committing criminal negligence.
Gareth Kershaw of Stockport, Manchester, was sentenced to 20 months in jail for criminal negligence leading to her death.
He said that while on the one hand the federal rulers are looting national resources ruthlessly, on the other hand they are showing criminal negligence towards solution of people's problems which is highly shameful.
Nisar alleged allied parties in government of criminal negligence over the issues of national importance by enjoying the privileges being part of government.
Gareth Kershaw, 23, who was driving the other moped, is charged with criminal negligence leading to manslaughter.
Or, under the federal Clean Water Act, they could find grounds to charge the city with criminal negligence.
Afzal Farooqi as Principal RMC and demanded that strict action should be taken against the officials involved in criminal negligence of the incident of Holy Family Hospital.
Father of the girl had taken plea in the report that his daughter was now in a state of coma due to criminal negligence of hotel management and police had refused to register case against the management of the hotel.
THREE police chiefs were yesterday charged with criminal negligence over the Beslan siege in which more than 350 hostages died.
County District Attorney Gil Garcetti should begin a thorough investigation into whether the deaths amount to criminal negligence.
But its voice is a voice in wilderness as the concerned quarters are showing a criminal negligence towards ensuring any repair work.
The family took the woman back to the village, while the hospital administration, after receiving the news, simply tried to waste the OPD chit, in order to hide the criminal negligence, and also refused to give any information to media.
Karim, of Birmingham, was convicted at Wolverhampton crown court of three counts of manslaughter by criminal negligence.