SENTENCING POLICY-Many factors which may not be relevant to determine the guilt, must be seen with a human approach, at the stage of sentencing. While imposing the sentence, all relevant factors are to be considered, keeping in mind the facts and circumstances of each case.
In the case of State of M.P. v. Bala alias Balaram reported in , (2005) 8 SCC 1, the Hon’ble Supreme Court has observed and held that, “rape is a heinous crime, […]
CRL.REF.No.2/2016 COURT ON ITS OWN MOTION ….. Petitioner versus STATE ….. Respondent Date of decision : 4 th August , 2018 Q.No. 1: What is the legality of recording a statement or version of the […]
Section 37 provides that the Special Court shall try cases in camera and in the presence of the parents of the child or any other person in whom the child has trust or confidence; Section 36 casts a duty on the Special Court to ensure that the child is not exposed in any way to the accused at the time of recording of the evidence while at the same time ensuring that the accused is in a position to hear the statement of the child and communicate with his advocate.
The Ordinance amends the Indian Penal Code, the Indian Evidence Act, 1872, the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012. MINISTRY OF LAW AND […]
The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 [POCSO] CHAPTER VII SPECIAL COURTS 28. Designation of Special Courts : (1) For the purposes of providing a speedy trial, the State Government […]
KEYWORDS:-Anticipatory bail- interim bail granted-murder of a seven years old student- DATE :-DECEMBER 11, 2017- Acts:- Offences punishable under Sections 302 read with Section 34 IPC, Section 25 of the Arms Act, Section […]