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ABUSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF CONVICTS IN INDIA

ABUSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF CONVICTS IN INDIAThe societal impulse to morally indict prisoners is unconstitutional — something the courts and people in general seem to have forgotten. The death of Ramkumar in Chennai Central Prison on September 18 became one of 1700 deaths that occur in Indian prisons each year. The dramatic increase in deaths may be the result of a malfunctioning criminal justice system. Since 2001, prison deaths have increased from 978 to 1704 in 2014 — a 74 per cent rise; the number of [...]

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The lady who convert the life of jail inmate’s children

The lady who convert the life of jail inmate’s childrenA good friend, philosopher and guide, she’s the motherly determine for the youngsters of jail inmates in Odisha. Meet 42-year-old Niroja Laxmi Mohapatra, the guardian angel for these kids who look as much as her as they try to carve their very own niches in life. Her concerted efforts via the years have yielded fruit with two of them turning into engineers and a few others pursuing greater training and technical [...]

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Age of unreason for juvenile criminal ,Its ethical dimension

Age of unreason for juvenile criminal: Its ethical dimensionAge of unreason for juvenile criminal ,Its ethical dimension ,Rape and murder is a common type of violence committed by men against women. The adult accused are punishable with capital punishment, life imprisonment or rigorous imprisonment with fine for a recommended period as per law. But the punishment against juvenile criminal involving in such type of heinous crimes is much lesser than adult criminal as per juvenile justice law. This discrepancy [...]

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