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16 March 2018 at 11:03

How police can help you even if no FIR is registered?

  POSTED BY Nitish Banka

How police can help you even if no FIR is registered? How to take help of police when there is no FIR?Police plays a vital role in collection of evidence and facts which is heart and soul for a criminal case. The main role of police in criminal cas

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16 March 2018 at 11:02

The problem with Rape legislation

  POSTED BY Anindya Majumdar

The recent news of the Rajasthan State Assembly allowing for capital punishment for rape of a child 12 years or younger is being touted as a rare instance of proactive action from a State. While not exactly a landmark legislation, (Madhya Pradesh has

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05 March 2018 at 10:54

Is 'De novo' or 'fresh' investigation is a remedy for defective investigation?

  POSTED BY Maheswari. Kalakata

The Honourable Andhra Pradesh high court has recently while disposing a writ petition filed by way of public interest litigation has spotted the investigating and prosecuting agencies with regard to their failure of discharging duties.

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05 March 2018 at 10:54

Remedies For Defamation - All You Need To Know

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

IntroductionLaw of Defamation protects people against damages to their reputations. It objects to prevent the publication of false and defamatory statements against a person (including government, company and organization) which harms its reputation

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06 February 2018 at 14:02

Summoning of Accused in Criminal Case

  POSTED BY Dr J C Vashista

Summoning of an Accused in a Criminal Case is a very Serious MatterJanuary 28, 2018In a recent case Volvo India Private Limited v. State of Maharashtra through Inspector of Legal Metrology Division, Nagpur, the Bombay High Court emphasized on the set

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27 December 2017 at 13:56

Why Should Adultery Be Treated As Crime?

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It is most astonishing to see that the colonial era law of adultery made in Britishers era is still flourishing with no real change being made in it. Many feel that women should also be punished as now she too stands on par with women, gets educated

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30 November 2017 at 12:06

Law relating to Bribe Giving & Bribe Taking

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Everyone knows bribe taking by a public functionary is an offence but some people do not know bribe giving is also an equally punishable offence. There is no much clarity on how and in what manner bribe giving becomes an offence. This article explore

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30 November 2017 at 11:02

Pandher And Kohli Rightly Get Death Penalty For Rape And Murder

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Coming straight to the nub of the matter, let me begin at the very beginning by expressing my utmost satisfaction to note that Noida businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and his aide, Surinder Koli have been sentenced to death by a special CBI court on

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27 November 2017 at 13:37

Distinction between Culpable Homicide and Murder

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

The heinous offence of killing of a person by another is termed as Murder, Culpable Homicide and Non-Culpable Homicide in India or in degrees such as First Degree Murder, Second Degree Murder and Third Degree Murder in the United States of America, d

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11 November 2017 at 15:44

Bail in NDPS Act

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

The meaning of bail is "the temporary release of an accused person awaiting trial, sometimes on condition that a sum of money is lodged to guarantee their appearance in court"

  2 comments |   935 Views

06 November 2017 at 13:44

White Collar Crime


Introduction There are certain anti-social activities which the persons of upper strata carry on in the course of their occupation or business. These anti-social activities are called whi

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06 November 2017 at 13:43

SC'S 10-point exposition of Section 482 CRPC for quashing first in information report


On 04-10-2017, while disposing the case Parbatbhai Aahir & Ors. Vs. State of Gujarat & Anr. (Criminal Appeal No. 1723 of 2017)

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03 November 2017 at 12:04

Cancellation of Bail and Its Legalities

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

IntroductionThe term bail refers to the judicial release of a person from custody. The grant, refusal or cancellation of bail is a judicial act. It has to be performed with utmost care by applying the mind or discretion of the court.Indian judiciary

  2 comments |   889 Views

30 October 2017 at 13:30

How to Quash FIR In Chandigarh at High Court

  POSTED BY Satish Mishra

Under CrPC which is Criminal Procedure Code of India, Criminal Proceedings or you may call it FIR registered against you can be quashed under section 482 respectively. But not all cases can be quashed. There is a specific criteria which needs to be f

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18 September 2017 at 12:41

Rape Laws for Married Children: Irony of Laws

  POSTED BY Vishal

India has a history of Honouring Barbaric and Inhuman Traditions in line of their pertinacious beliefs. In order to offload their responsibilities, parents are marrying their daughters at a young age. But what they fail to acknowledge is that the you

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11 September 2017 at 17:21

Examination of the Accused u/s 313 of CRPC

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

The examination of the accused under Section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code (Cr P C) by the trial court is popularly known as �313 examination� and the statement deriving out of it is called �313 Statement�.Purpose of 313

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28 August 2017 at 13:16

Anticipatory Bail and Section 18 SC & ST (Prevention of Atrocities ) Act

  POSTED BY Chirag Bhatt

As a lawyer, it is also my duty towards society at large to spread awareness in society in respect of anticipatory Bail against filing of false criminal complaints under section 3 of the SC & ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act 1989. Herein after

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08 August 2017 at 12:56

Principles of bail, criminal trial and trial by media - An insight

  POSTED BY M.L.Joseph

CONSIDERATION OF BAIL Denial of bail is an exception and the grant of bail is the rule. Liberty of an individual, accused of a crime is restricted in its view to the extent of possibility of hampering the investigation, influencing the witnesses and

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08 August 2017 at 12:56

Laws in IPC that could do with Amendment - Part II

  POSTED BY Raveena Kataria

In part 1 of the article, which you can read by clicking here; Laws in IPC that could do with Amendment [Part-II/II]; I discussed two such laws which could fare better with some changes made to them. Listed below are three such more laws in the India

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31 July 2017 at 13:14

Restraining the Arrest of the Accused in 498A Cases

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Enough laws exist in India to protect women from domestic, matrimonial and sexual violence. They, according to women activists, are good only in paper. On one hand the women continue to suffer under violence with no much hope for the victims to have

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