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Delhi High Court

Delhi HC issues notice in RTI refusal case of Mumbai train blast convict

Justice Jayant Nath of Delhi High Court issued notice to CPIO of publication division of  Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in a plea moved...
A man walks past graffiti depicting a message against rape of minors/Photo: UNI

Rapes & Murders: When Death is no Deterrent

Above: A man walks past graffiti depicting a message against rape of minors/Photo: UNI Though Madhya Pradesh has set up fast-track courts and incentives to...
The number of death penalty awarded for child rapes in MP is striking (representative image)/Photo: UNI

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Above: The number of death penalty awarded for child rapes in MP is striking (representative image)/Photo: UNI A scheme that gives incentives based on convictions...
Rape of 8-month-old girl: SC urged to hand out capital punishment; court says it will study all aspects

Rape of 8-month-old girl: SC urged to hand out capital punishment; court says it...

The Supreme Court on Thursday (February 1) dealing with sexual assault of 8-month-old girl in New Delhi refused to accept the petitioner’s demand for...
SC dismisses plea to ban hanging as method of capital punishment

SC dismisses plea to ban hanging as method of capital punishment

Rishi Malhotra, a lawyer, had petitioned the Supreme Court asking it to issue directions banning what he called the “cruel” method of capital punishment...
Death row convicts too have the legal right to hear a detailed judgement on why they will be hanged. That will allow them to appeal, rules Supreme Court

‘Courts need to clearly spell out the reason for capital punishment’

Supreme Court agrees to re-hear sentenced convicts, even after President’s refusal on mercy plea Death row convicts too have the legal right to hear a...

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Delhi High Court

Delhi HC issues notice in RTI refusal case of Mumbai train blast convict

Justice Jayant Nath of Delhi High Court issued notice to CPIO of publication division of  Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in a plea moved...
A man walks past graffiti depicting a message against rape of minors/Photo: UNI

Rapes & Murders: When Death is no Deterrent

Above: A man walks past graffiti depicting a message against rape of minors/Photo: UNI Though Madhya Pradesh has set up fast-track courts and incentives to...
The number of death penalty awarded for child rapes in MP is striking (representative image)/Photo: UNI

Top Executioner

Above: The number of death penalty awarded for child rapes in MP is striking (representative image)/Photo: UNI A scheme that gives incentives based on convictions...
Rape of 8-month-old girl: SC urged to hand out capital punishment; court says it will study all aspects

Rape of 8-month-old girl: SC urged to hand out capital punishment; court says it...

The Supreme Court on Thursday (February 1) dealing with sexual assault of 8-month-old girl in New Delhi refused to accept the petitioner’s demand for...
SC dismisses plea to ban hanging as method of capital punishment

SC dismisses plea to ban hanging as method of capital punishment

Rishi Malhotra, a lawyer, had petitioned the Supreme Court asking it to issue directions banning what he called the “cruel” method of capital punishment...
Death row convicts too have the legal right to hear a detailed judgement on why they will be hanged. That will allow them to appeal, rules Supreme Court

‘Courts need to clearly spell out the reason for capital punishment’

Supreme Court agrees to re-hear sentenced convicts, even after President’s refusal on mercy plea Death row convicts too have the legal right to hear a...

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