Tag: capital punishment

Death Penalty: Its Repurcussions

By Ankita Singh, RMLNLU 1. INTRODUCTION Over time, the death penalty has been a debatable issue in the criminal justice system. There are numerous pro and anti-death penalty perspectives that fight each other in the vague of providing justice to the victims. But is retribution justified and deterrent effect successful […]

Rarest of Rare Doctrine: Death Penalty

By Satya Vrat Yadav, UPES Editors Note: The paper attempts to evaluate the rarest of rare doctrine which has been evolved by the Supreme Court for awarding death penalty. It seeks to highlight the current methods of execution in the light of international perspective. Introduction Indian judiciary has pointed out their […]