Tag: criminal law

Critical Analysis of Selvi v. State of Karnataka

By Supallab Chakraborty, Symbiosis Law School, Pune “Editor’s Note: The paper is a critical analysis of the landmark judgment of Selvi v. State of Karnataka inasmuch as it deals with the evidence given by narco-analysis, FMRI and polygraphs to be inadmissible.“ INTRODUCTION “It has become appallingly obvious that our technology […]

Anticipatory Bail in India : A Critical Analysis

 Akshay Maheshwari                                                                           Anjali Bhatt[1]                                            UPES, College of Legal Studies “Editor’s Note: The paper deals with a basic introduction to Anticipatory Bail as contained in the various provisions of the CrPC along with its history of being included in the scheme of the code. The focus is then […]

Autrefois Acquit And Autrefois Convict

By Rahul Deo, CNLU Patna Editors Note: The doctrine in a way is the rule again double jeopardy. Rule against double jeopardy means that a person cannot be tried for the same offence once again if he has been either convicted or acquitted in the trial relating to same offence. This paper […]

Removal of Public Nuisance: Section 133 of CrPC

By Soumik Chakraborty Editor’s Note: The author attempts to analyze Section 133 of the Code of Criminal Procedure which deals with the procedure for removal of public nuisance and process thereof along with the analysis of few case laws. Introduction Conditional order—Section 133 provides for a rough and ready procedure […]

Probation of the Offenders Act

By Amrita Malik, SLS Pune Editor’s Note: Section 562 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898, was the earliest provision to have dealt with probation. After amendment in 1974, it stands as S.360 of The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1974. The Probation of Offenders Act, 1958 contains elaborate provisions relating […]