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In a Prevention of Corruption Act trial, the bribe-giver’s evidence and financial records are most important

The Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 is the newest iteration of India’s anti-corruption laws. It criminalises the taking and the giving of bribes, the latter as abetment of the main offence of corruption...

Constitutional friction over Delhi is a sign of India’s incomplete federalism

Is Delhi a state or just a union territory? Or is it a state with the characteristics of a union territory or a union territory which acts like a state? Are “State” and “Union Territory” two separate...

What makes the UAPA unusual? Difficulty of bail, guilt by association, and other things

Even though it is the older legislation, the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 (“UAPA”) really came into the limelight in 2004 as the successor to the old TADA (Terrorism and Disruptive Activities...


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