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28, 1985. A designated court may be housed in a protected place like a jail. The entire proceedings of the designated court will be held in camera. The well known legal maxim that justice must not only be done but must also be seen to be done is thus dispensed with. A trial is open to the general public with a view to achieving a specific objective

POLICE AND THE LAW- Deaths in Police Custody

 ciated with this legislation. The RBI in turn operates a structure of delegation under which the authorised dealers (commercial banks) are exercising certain functions. The scope for delegation to commercial banks has been only partially exploited so far despite a large public ownership of the banking system. With some preparations and with some training inputs, most of the controls presently administered by the RBI in this sphere can be delegated to the commercial banks.

BOMBAY-Operation Eviction

BOMBAY Operation Eviction P A Sebastian THE constitution of India guarantees that no person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty except according to procedure established by law. The Supreme Court has laid down that the procedure established by law must be reasonable, fair and just.

LAW-Suppression of Disturbances Act

years worked side by side with them. The situation was so tense that the non-Assamese manager and supervisor of the mill did not dare lodge a complaint with the local police.

WOMEN-Rape and the Law

 WOMEN Rape and the Law P A Sebastian The incident took plate in a village police station in Nagpur district more than eight years ago. By the time the story begins, Mathura, then aged between 14 and 16, had developed a 'relationship' with Ashok, the cousin of Nushi at whose house she used to work, and had begun to live with him. On March 26, 1978, Gatna, Mathura's brother, lodged a report that Mathura, his sister, had been 'kidnapped' by Nushi, her husband, and Ashok. They were all brought to the police station at about 9 pm when their statements were recorded. When everyone started leaving the police station around 10.30 pm, Tukaram, the head constable and Ganpat a constable directed that Mathura remain at the police station. What happened thereafter is that she was first raped by Ganpat and, after him, by Tukaram, who however only molested her because he was too drunk to forcibly have sexual intercourse with Mathura.

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