Category: Criminal Law

Whether Carbon Copy Of A Document Is Primary Or Secondary Evidence? [Case Laws]

Whether Carbon Copy of Medical Certificate is Primary Evidence or Secondary Evidence? Before discussing the case law in this respect, we must understand Section 62 & 65 of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872. Section 65 deals with the procedure for giving secondary evidence when primary evidence is not available. Section 62 talks about “Primary evidence”.…
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July 28, 2020 0

Custodial Violence: In The Light Of Case Laws & International Conventions

Custodial Violence And The Abuse of Power The term custodial violence includes death, torture and other forms of violence in police custody. Custodial violence has emerged as a major concern of human rights in the ongoing period. However, Custodial violence is not a new phenomenon and it has been going through from a very long…
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July 23, 2020 0

Circumstantial Evidence [With Case Laws]

CIRCUMSTANTIAL EVIDENCE Person who commits crime try to lay their plot in secret. They execute it ruthlessly under the cover of secrecy or darkness. They quiet their victims altogether and do not leave any trial of evidence behind. In such instances, the main event will have to be reconstructed before the Court with the help…
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July 19, 2020 0