ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Manisha Sethi

Brushing Aside the Conspiracy Angle (UPDATED)

The order by the Central Bureau of Investigation providing a clean chit to former Gujarat Home Minister Amit Shah has wiped out the entire slate of the Supreme Court's intervention in various encounter death cases. The discharge of the "lynchpin" of the conspiracy despite voluminous material providing strong grounds for proceeding with the trial will ultimately raise questions about judicial independence.