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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"

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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

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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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31 July 2017 at 13:13

What types of questions can be asked to witness in cross examination for examining his character?

  POSTED BY Anil kamboj Delhi M-9650165539

Section 146 of the Indian Evidence Act appears in the chapter entitled "of the examination of witnesses" and permits certain questions to

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14 July 2017 at 12:29

Should Gambling be decriminalized?

  POSTED BY Anindya Majumdar

The law is reason free from passion ~ AristotleLife is a gamble at terrible odds, if it were a bet, you would not take it. ~ Tom StoppardThe Law Commission of India recently has invited suggestions from the public on recommendations for legalizing be

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10 July 2017 at 12:28

Laws in IPC that could do with Amendment [Part-I/II]

  POSTED BY Raveena Kataria

The Indian Penal Code, formerly known as the Draft Penal Code, (and currently every learned advocate�s bible,) which is a fairly comprehensive, substantive code listing out wrongs which amount to offences in India, was drafted under the first l

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30 June 2017 at 17:59

Origin and validity of Armed Forces Special Powers Act, 1958.

  POSTED BY N.K.Assumi

Origin and validity of Armed Forces Special Powers Act,And Rule of Law. The relevant provisions of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 are as under: �2. Definitions:- In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires:-

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21 June 2017 at 16:16

A legal context into the exploration of the juvenile justice system

  POSTED BY Navin Kumar Jaggi

A detailed analysis of the causes of crimes among youth and also a thorough study of the juvenile justice policy adopted by India following the guidelines laid down by international bodies. Frederick Douglass had once said, �It is easier to bu

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21 June 2017 at 16:15

Limited Possibility of Amending a Criminal Complaint

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

A civil suit, as everyone knows, can be amended as per the provisions of law but the criminal law code provides absolutely no provision for amending a criminal complaint. However the Supreme Court and some of the High Courts have read down the crimin

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12 June 2017 at 14:42

Rights Of Arrested Persons

  POSTED BY Sarthak Nayar

Indian legal system considers a person �innocent until proven guilty� and therefore the arrest of a person will be a violation of citizen�s fundamental right of Article 21 of Constitution �No person shall be deprived of his li

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09 June 2017 at 11:21

Exercise of Discretion by Courts in Deciding Bail Applications

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

When an allegation of a cognizable case crops up against a person, for any genuine or other reason, before the police for necessary legal action, the Station House Officer (SHO) is duty bound to register the First Information Report (FIR). Thereon th

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02 June 2017 at 10:53

On Dealing with Malicious Prosecution

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Malicious cases are on the increase. The educated and rich sections of society such cases are being used as an easy tool to bring someone down. One reason for this the emergence of many poorly drafted women laws enacted for the noble purpose of endin

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