Key Takeaways Rape is crime committed not just against the victim but also against the society. Due to the numerous cases of rape, people are afraid to let any female member of their family to go out alone. The rape laws in India have been amended nu ..
Key Takeaways Sedition is a colonial era law which has been challenged numerous times by the citizens of the country. The Supreme Court has numerous times upheld the law and invalidated the law as well, but the final legal status is yet to be decided ..
Key Takeaways Preventive detention is a provision that empowers the police to take any person into custody on the suspicion of him committing any wrongful act in the future. The Constitution of India provides for protection against arrest and detenti ..
Key Takeaways The Code of Criminal Procedure has a provision for granting bail on medical grounds and this power has been exercised in numerous cases. The accused is given access to medical facilities as a matter of human rights even though he might ..
Key Takeaways The Delhi Government came up with a scheme for benefit of the advocates of the State and the scheme required for the advocates to be registered with the Bar Council of Delhi and also have Voter IDs in Delhi. The process of registration ..
Key Takeaways For years, advocates have been subjected to threats and assaults due to their profession. They protect the rights of the people and in turn they and their family’s rights are violated by the parties. The profession of law deserves ..
Key Takeaways The Hajj is a pilgrimage taken part by the Muslims at least once in their life time. It is believed to give them salvation and is taken to the holiest place for them, which is in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The Hajj comprises of various ritual ..
Key Takeaways Trespass is an offence which can be brought under the purview of the Criminal Law or Tort Law. Section 448 of the IPC specifies the punishment for house trespass which is defined under Section 441 of the Code. The Courts ..
Key Takeaways The Right to Life and Right to Religion have been discussed briefly. India is a secular country that has given the citizens the Right to Freedom of Religion. The Court takes into consideration the religious sentiments and also the legal ..
Key Takeaways Malawi Supreme Court abolished death sentence and held it derogatory to right to life. The various legal provisions awarding death sentence were declared to give a maximum punishment of life imprisonment. India still has the provision o ..