Surinder Singh v. UT, Chandigarh

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Setting the conviction aside under POCSO provisions before the act came into force

Surinder Singh v. UT, Chandigarh (2020) 3 RCR (Cri) 53 In the High Court of Punjab and Haryana CRA-S 644/2017 (SB) Before Justice Anil Kshetarpal Decided on July 2, 2020 Relevancy of the case: Setting the conviction aside under POCSO … Read More

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Manik Taneja v. State of Karnataka

Manik Taneja v. State of Karnataka (2015) 7 SCC 423 In the Supreme Court of India Cri. A. 141/2015 Before Justice V. Gopala Gowda and Justice R. Banumathi Decided on January 20, 2015 Relevancy of the case: Whether posting a … Read More

How to identify fake news? Key takeaways from BPRD’s Guide

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how to identify fake news

Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPRD)’s National Cyber Research & Innovation Centre (NCR&IC) published a guide for law enforcement agencies on spotting and investigating fake news and misinformation. This 40-page guide was published on May 08, 2020, but it … Read More

Ethical Hackers in Police Investigation: Is it legal?

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The number of incidents with the involvement of third parties like ethical hackers, in criminal and civil investigations is on the rise. More than ever now, I have been dealing with such cases of blatant violation of rights of individuals … Read More