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"Consensual sex on promise of marriage, is not rape" argues a Supreme Court Lawyer

Now an advocate practicing in Indian Supreme Court has challenged the validity of “Sex on promise of marriage” as being called rape in India criminal justice system. 1,271 more words

Rape

Euthanasia in India

The fundamental rights guaranteed to us by the Constitution of India, are said to have come from the natural law, which are the unwritten laws which ought to have come from the nature of man and often said to be of divine origin. 1,790 more words

SECTION 124A – INDIAN PENAL CODE (SEDITION)

The framers of Indian constitution defined the term state under Article 12 as a union of the state government and union government, the parliament and state legislatures and all local or other authorities within the territory of India or under the control of Government of India. 648 more words

Polity

The Second Coming of Sedition

A plaque on the wall of courtroom 46 in the Bombay high court proclaims: “There are higher powers that rule the destiny of men and nations and it may be the will of Providence that the cause which I represent may prosper more by my suffering than by my remaining free.” 1,108 more words

Free Speech

Article 377 is an insult to the "largest democracy" in the world.

IR #060

Let’s face it… Our argument against crumpling up Article 377 and shoving it in the garbage, where it actually belongs, is archaic, discriminatory, prejudiced and utter nonsense. 1,058 more words

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Common Object and Common Intention

Common object is different from common intention as it does not require a prior concert and a common meeting of minds before the attack. It is enough if each has the same object in view and their number is five or more and that they act as an assembly to achieve that object. 222 more words

Criminal Law