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Lower courts are best authority to check competence of child witness: DHC

The Delhi High Court recently clarified that the lower courts are the best authority to arrive at an impression regarding the competence of the child witness to testify and sentenced accused to fifteen (15) years of rigorous imprisonment for committing … Continue reading

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Union Cabinet proposes amendment in the Rape law

The Union Cabinet today approved the proposal for introduction of the Criminal Law (Amendment ) Bill, 2012 in the Parliament. The highlights of the Bill include substituting sections 375, 376, 376A and 376B by replacing the existing sections 375, 376, … Continue reading

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