ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Step in the Wrong Direction

The tension between national investigations and international interactions on human rights concerns was brought to the fore in the recent exchange between the Supreme Court and the Citizens for Justice and Peace about the latter forwarding letters written to the Special Investigation Team on the Gujarat killings to the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. How appropriate was the Supreme Court's ire towards Setalvad and the CJP? And did CJP have to acquiesce to the Supreme Court's direction?

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