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Role Of Public Prosecutors Vis–A–Viz Low Conviction Rate

Role Of Public Prosecutors Vis–A–Viz Low Conviction Rate

“Law without justice is a wound without a cure.”-William Scott Downey. In India, the Anglo-Saxon system based on the adversarial trial method is followed and its basic premise is that even if a thousand guilty persons escape punishment, no one innocent should be punished and every man is presumed to be innocent until he is …

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Protection In Respect of Conviction For Offences, Article 20 An overview

Article 20 is one of the essential pillars of fundamental rights guaranteed by the Constitution of India. It mainly deals with the protection of certain rights in case of conviction for offences. When an individual, as well as corporations, are accused of crimes, the provisions of Article 20 safeguard their rights in order to attain the Justice, equity and good conscience.