Aashima Kakkar

Navtej Singh Johar & Ors. v. Union of India

The case relates to the landmark judgment of the Supreme Court of India that decriminalizes all consensual sex among adults that includes homosexual sex as well. In this article, we will be critically analyzing this case and the decriminalizing of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code.

L. Chandra Kumar v. Union of India [AIR 1997 SC 1125]

The judgement has proved to be highly important in understanding the value of tribunals in the current judicial system of India. Tribunals have been termed as quasi-judicial bodies that help in expediting a mater and disposing of it in the given period.

Arnesh Kumar v. State of Bihar [(2014) 8 SCC 273]

The present case deals with the problem of dowry in the country and the rights of an accused in a dowry case against him. The case deals with section 498A of the Indian Penal Code and Section 4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act.

When can an order to release on probation of good conduct be granted by a court?

The author in this article discusses when an order to release on probation of good conduct can be granted by the court, further in this article we will be understanding the concept of probation, what are the reasons to be granted probation, the legal provisions regarding probation and the procedure to be followed.

What is the purpose of framing of charge?

The author in this article discusses the purpose of framing of charge, the related legal provisions and the relevant case laws to the same. Further in this article, we will be touching upon the questions such as: What is the legal provision regarding charge and framing of charge? Where can charges be framed? What are the process and the conviction of the charge and how trial commences after framing of charges? Lastly and most importantly, why the framing of charges is most important.

Section 511 of IPC, 1860 with reference to Section 307 and 308

The author in this article discusses Section 511 of the Indian Penal code with reference to Section 307 and 308 IPC and the related case laws. Section 511 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 dealing with attempt does not express any fault element whereas attempt under Sections 307 and 308 of the Indian Penal Code mentions the required fault elements.

Can a Sessions Judge reply upon case diary in a murder case?

The author in this article discusses whether a sessions judge can rely upon case diary in a murder case or not and the related concepts. The author further discusses the importance of case diary in a murder case.