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19 March 2019 at 15:39

Time to speak up & not be punished: Law of Sedition in India

  POSTED BY Harpreet Kalsi

Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 defines �Sedition� as follows: Whoever, by words, either spoken or written, or by signs, or by visible representation, or otherwise, brings or attempts to bring into hatred or contempt, or excit

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06 March 2019 at 13:37

How to deal with false cases of Cheque Bounce

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Ubi jus ibi remedium means �where there is a right there is a remedy� clearly justifies the essence of the intention of the legislature. In recent days, people use their right as a weapon to g

  5 comments |   703 Views


04 March 2019 at 12:35

Is trolling a punishable offence?

  POSTED BY Rashi Chandok

Introduction:Who are Trolls and what is trolling? Trolls are people in disguise all around the internet. Trolling is done intentionally by people just for fun without a reason which can be troublesome for others.Is trolling punishable?Although there

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21 February 2019 at 12:42

Search & Seizure by police without warrant

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Search and seizure of documents or material objects is indispensable during investigation and prosecution of crime.The Station House Officer (SHO) or Investigation Officer is provided with powers to conduct fair and reasonable searches during the pro

  2 comments |   286 Views


03 January 2019 at 15:31

Section 497 and the Indian Constitution: A critical analysis

  POSTED BY Navin Kumar Jaggi

The word adultery originates from the Latin word �adulterium�. Adultery is supposed to be a consensual sexual act between a married person and another person with an irrelevant m

  2 comments |   441 Views


27 December 2018 at 15:07

Making Cross examination Effective

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

What the cross examination isCross examination is the examination of a witness in a legal proceeding by the adverse party.It takes place after examination-in-chief: the examination of a witness by the party who calls him. Cross examination is followe

  7 comments |   698 Views


24 December 2018 at 13:36

DNA & Indian Legal System

  POSTED BY Navin Kumar Jaggi

The DNA Fingerprinting technology is one of the foremost and most sought technologies used in developed nations for identification of culprits through their respective unique DNA patterns. DNA as an evidence is key to justice delivery system in India

  2 comments |   134 Views


24 December 2018 at 13:05

Rainbow At The End Of The Tunnel - Pivotal Judgment By SC On Section 377

  POSTED BY Navin Kumar Jaggi

In the historic judgement, Supreme Court on 6th September, 2018 scrapped the controversial Section 377 of Indian Penal Code, 1860, a 158-year-old colonial law on consensual homosexual sex. The Supreme Court reversed its own decision laid down on Febr

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20 December 2018 at 12:10

Child Laws in India

  POSTED BY Navin Kumar Jaggi

The Child Sexual Abuse has been a hidden problem in India. The Laws for the prevention of child abuse have strong provisions but weak implementation due to which these are largely ignored in public discourse. In Indian society, like most societies ac

  1 comments |   253 Views


20 December 2018 at 12:10

Legal Implications of #Metoo movement

  POSTED BY Navin Kumar Jaggi

The world is currently witnessing a massive awakening with the #Metoo movement with India being at the top-most rank, as per the Report published by Google Trends. The #Metoo movement began as a hashtag on Twitter in 2017 and now India is having a #M

  2 comments |   193 Views


10 December 2018 at 13:06

Crimes against modesty of a woman

  POSTED BY Tamanna Pankaj

Centuries have come, and centuries have gone, but the plight of women is not likely to change. Time has helplessly watched women suffering in the form of discrimination, oppression, exploitation, degradation

  1 comments |   400 Views


07 December 2018 at 12:35

What is anticipatory bail and anticipatory bail in 498-A

  POSTED BY Aman chawla

WHAT IS ANTICIPATORY BAIL BAILThe word Bail is not defined in Code of criminal procedure but it has to be understood as a concept. In a general sense bail means release of a person from custody of police and his delivery to the sureties who undertak

  4 comments |   795 Views


07 December 2018 at 12:35

Privacy of victims in rape case

  POSTED BY Adv. Akolkar

We all are aware of the modifications in the Criminal Law System after the Nirbhaya Case. There are various protections given to victims of sexual assault through various legislations. However are these practically imple

  2 comments |   319 Views


03 December 2018 at 12:42

Power to make Preventive Arrest by Police

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

The Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 (CrPC) provides not only for taking punitive action on crimes already committed but also for taking possible measures to prevent commissioning of crimes, as well.Power of Police Officer to make arrestA police officer

  4 comments |   443 Views


03 December 2018 at 12:42

What is 498 - A Indian Penal Code

  POSTED BY Aman chawla

WHAT IS SECTION 498-A OF INDIAN PENAL CODE (I.P.C)So, let me start my article by explaining the word �Cruelty� because the essence of the offence in section 498A, IPC is cruelty.Before going into the penal definition let us see the common

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21 November 2018 at 13:43

Bureaucratic atrocity and conspiracy to dilute the judicial system of our country

  POSTED BY S.JEEVAGAN,M.A.,LL.M.,

1. This is to convey my displeasure and dissatisfaction about the bureaucratic atrocity and conspiracy to dilute the judicial system of our country so as to obtain unla

  2 comments |   202 Views


21 November 2018 at 13:43

How to seek bail in false 498A/406 IPC

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Matrimonial cruelty is the cruelty to which women is subjected to, by her husband and his relatives. Cruelty in matrimonial terms is physical and mental torture caused by the actions of husband and his relatives towards wife.To deal with matrimonial

  6 comments |   577 Views


19 November 2018 at 11:25

Filing of Written Statement in Criminal Law

  POSTED BY Ajay Bansal

1. That the term 'WRITTEN STATEMENT' is very common and popular in the civil law of India. Every lawyer or every judge, who deals with civil court-matter knows this term 'WRITTEN STATEMENT' and know that it is filed on behalf of defen

  4 comments |   606 Views


15 November 2018 at 12:18

How to seek Bail in False Rape Cases

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Rape, one of the most terrifying word which gives goosebumps to both men and women. There were many laws for this heinous offence framed by the constitution makers. Some use these laws as remedy for the mishap that takes place with the innocent but w

  4 comments |   833 Views


02 November 2018 at 12:14

The urgent need for judicial reforms to prevent judicial dilution and to restore the judiciary's credibility

  POSTED BY S.JEEVAGAN,M.A.,LL.M.,

My Study about Administration of Justice runs as under:"Essential functions of a State are De

  1 comments |   227 Views










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