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06 July 2019 at 12:11

Look-Out Circular: Arrest or Bail

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

What is a Look-Out Circular, and who can issue and when can it be issued? Does LOC lead to arrest? Whether anticipatory bail can be granted by Competent Court even if LOC was issued? Look Out Circular or LOC is nowhere defined in Criminal Procedure

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03 July 2019 at 16:53

What after dismissal of Review Petition by Supreme Court of India?

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Any aggrieved person approached to Hon�ble Supreme Court with the great hope and curiosity that their legal rights will be clearly and precisely decided by Hon�ble Supreme Court after following due process of law and with correct interpre

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03 July 2019 at 16:52

What to do after dismissal of Special Leave Petition in Supreme Court of India

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Review literally and even judicially means re-examination or re-consideration on the philosophy that human errors crept sometimes. The decision of Hon�ble Supreme Court is binding on parties, however, aggrieved party has remedy to challenge or

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25 June 2019 at 12:26

Insanity as a defense

  POSTED BY Vartika Mittal

Whole notion of criminal law is based upon a fundamental maxim i.e. �Actus Non Facit Reum Nisi Mens Sit Rea�i.e. an act does not constitute guilt unless done with a guilty intention.Section 84 of the Indian Penal Code deals with the act o

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19 June 2019 at 11:17

How and when to approach Supreme Court u/a 136 of Constitution of India by filing a Special Leave Petition

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

In the common minds, question arises as to How and When to approach Hon�ble Supreme Court under Article 136 of Constitution of India? When any dispute arises b/w parties or when a FIR is about to register or when already registered, or any disp

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14 June 2019 at 13:51

Why, when and where to apply anticipatory bail

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Question as to why, when and where to apply for Anticipatory Bail , comes to the mind of every person who never had faced any such situation in their life. Now before we start, I want everyone to understand from stage one before they apply for a Ant

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12 June 2019 at 08:57

Gender Neutral Laws: Justice Irrespective of Gender

  POSTED BY Vartika Mittal

Offenders should be penalised on the basis of their CRIME and not GENDER.Conception of patriarchy is the basic reason why a rape, harassment of a male is ignored/ laughed upon in a country like India. Though gender � neutral laws are far away f

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03 June 2019 at 17:01

Disposal of Property or Documents during Trial

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Disposal of property or documents by the criminal court during inquiry or trial is a crucial issue in some cases.The legal provision relating to it is well provided for in the Chapter 34 consisting of Sections 451 to 459 of the Criminal Procedure Cod

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03 June 2019 at 17:01

Quashing FIR post-filing

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

There are time and circumstances when after filing an FIR, better sense prevail between the parties and they intend to finish the matter to ensure that no one will have to come to courts and face trail. In that situation it is advisable to enter into

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28 May 2019 at 11:38

Miscarriage of Justice: A brief Analysis of Aarushi Talwar and Hemraj Murder Case

  POSTED BY Harshit Sharma

In the words of Tony Stock, this case is entitled to be 'One of the most outrageous miscarriages of justice of Modern Time'

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16 May 2019 at 12:11

Quashing of FIR or Proceedings under Section 482 CrPC

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Inherent powers of the High CourtThe Section 482 of the Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 (CrPC) preserves some awesome inherent powers to the High Court to make such orders that are necessary: to give effect to any order under the Code, to prevent abuse

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16 May 2019 at 12:11

Everything you need to know about Red Corner Notice

  POSTED BY Harpreet Kalsi

What is the purpose of an INTERPOL Red Notice?[1]A Red Notice is a request to locate and provisionally arrest an individual pending extradition. It is issued by the General Secretariat at the request of a member country or an international tribunal b

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06 May 2019 at 12:04

Further Investigation: Its Legal Dimensions

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Further investigation meansFurther investigation is the subsequent investigation that succeeds the investigation primarily conducted by the police.Its purpose is to supplement the earlier investigation. It is a continuation of the earlier one. It is

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26 April 2019 at 15:23

Sexual Harassment allegations against the Chief Justice of India

  POSTED BY Rashi Chandok

Sexual Harassment allegations against the Chief Justice of IndiaIntroduction:The term �sexual harassment� refers to behaviour characterized by the making of unwelcome and inappropriate sexual remarks or physical advances in a workplace or

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05 April 2019 at 11:38

Real Test for Grant of Anticipatory Bail

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

What purpose the prosecution would achieve by sending an accused in custody is an important point to be considered. Simply because an individual is alleged to have been involved in some serious crime, does not necessarily justify accused to be send

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29 March 2019 at 13:50

Bail or Jail? 10 Factors Which The Court Considers While Granting Bail

  POSTED BY Sidharth Arora

Did You Know That Getting A Bail Is Amongst The Most Difficult Challenges For A Criminal Lawyer?Before I tell you, what are the crucial factors which the court considers while granting or dismissing a bail application, let me give you a theoretical b

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29 March 2019 at 13:50

3 Steps To Take If Police Does Not Register A FIR On Your Complaint

  POSTED BY Sidharth Arora

What Are The Steps To Take If Police Does Not Register A FIR On Your Complaint?Are You Sick Of Police Not Taking Action On Your Complaint?What can you do if Police refuses to lodge an FIR-First Information Report? Police is legally bound to register

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28 March 2019 at 14:55

Sentencing policy in India

  POSTED BY Harpreet Kalsi

As per the National Crime Records Bureau, India�s Court conviction rate stands at 46.9%. This average has been arrived at after an analysis of a spectrum of offences including but not limited to sexual offences and socio-economic offences among

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28 March 2019 at 14:55

First Information Report - Know it all

  POSTED BY Rashi Chandok

FIRST INFORMATION REPORTIntroduction:A First Information Report (F.I.R) is a written document which contains information about the commission of a cognisable or non-cognisable offence and is prepared by the police. Generally, it is a complaint lodged

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28 March 2019 at 14:54

Taking Cognizance under S. 190 CrPC means

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

What �taking cognizance� meansWhat is meant by 'taking cognizance' in regard to an offence by a competent Magistrate is not defined or described in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (CrPC) or any other act. However the term has

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