Tag: evidence

The Concept and Historical Background of the Evidence Law

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU INTRODUCTION The term “law” is used in different senses. In the plain sense, it means any rule, regulation or canon, a dogma or a norm to which the human actions are required to conform. The entire corpus juris (body of laws) is broadly classified into […]

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 […]