National Human Rights Commission vs State Of Gujarat & Ors [ALL SC 2009 MARCH ]

KEYWORDS:- SIT- WITNESS PROTECTION -FAIR TRIAL- COURT DIRECTIONS : (a) Ensuring safe passage for the witnesses to and from the court precincts. (b) Providing security to the witnesses in their place of residence wherever considered necessary, and (c) Relocation of…

Sukhdev Singh Vs. State of Haryana [Mandatory Compliance u/s 42 NDPS Act SC Directions]-13/12/2012

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA Sukhdev Singh Vs. State of Haryana [Criminal Appeal No. 2118 of 2008] If the information was received when the police officer was in the police station with sufficient time to take action, and if the police…

Alakh Alok Srivastava Vs. Union of India & Ors.-1/5/2018

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.