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Death sentence cannot be carried out in an arbitrary manner: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that the execution of death sentence cannot be carried out in an arbitrary manner without following the due process of law. “Condemned prisoners also have a right to dignity and execution of death sentence … Continue reading

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Contents of notice to include particular action proposed: SC

The Supreme Court of India ruled that principles of natural justice should be followed when show causing somebody, especially before blacklisting a person or entity, and the contents of such a notice to noticee shall include the particular action which … Continue reading

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Courts to exercise contempt jurisdiction with ‘care & caution’: SC

A Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India clarified the contours of the power of the Court while exercising its contempt jurisdiction and ruled that the power should be exercised with the greatest of ‘care and caution’. “The power … Continue reading

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