Understanding The Core Provisions Of The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

Understanding The Core Provisions Of The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita

The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita Bill, 2023, was introduced in the Lok Sabha on August 11, 2023, with the primary purpose of revamping the existing Indian Penal Code, 1860, as well as two other laws aimed at replacing the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, and the Indian Evidence Act, 1872. This summary highlights the principal changes …

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Section 226 Of BNS

Section 226 of BNS

The act of making suicide attempts illegal punishes people when they are at their most vulnerable and unhappy. Although attempted suicide is now considered a non-crime under the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017 (MHCA), section 309 of the IPC is still in effect. This has caused significant misunderstanding among relevant stakeholders regarding the relationship between the …

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Supreme Court Views On Such Misleading Advertisement By Patanjali Ayurved

Supreme Court Views On Such Misleading Advertisement By Patanjali Ayurved

The Consumer Protection Act of 2019 outlaws unfair trade practices, including misleading marketing, and provides methods for consumers to file complaints about misleading advertising. The following are the categories of misleading ads: Regulatory Authorities Dealing with the Issue: Patanjali Ayurved Case The Supreme Court (SC) declined to accept yoga guru Ramdev and managing director of …

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Will The Power Of The Governor Be The Game Changer For Federal Disputes

Will The Power Of The Governor Be The Game Changer For Federal Disputes

Governors are the top executive authorities in India’s twenty-eight states, and the president appoints them all. The governor will have executive, legislative, budgetary, and judicial powers and responsibilities. Powers and functions of the governor Supreme Court judgment on Governor Powers will be a game changer for federal disputes The Governor’s office has begun to take …

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Zero Fir And Digital Procedure

Zero Fir And Digital Procedure

The creation of jurisdiction-free F.I.R. is the foundation for the Zero FIR (First Information Report) idea. Justice Verma’s committee primarily proposed its inclusion in the Criminal Law Amendment Act, 2013, following the December 2012 occurrence involving the Nirbhaya Rape Case. Another name for it is the Nirbhaya Act. The Indian government’s Home Ministry issued a …

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What Is Section 398 Under Bnss

What Is Section 398 Under Bnss

The BNSS has established a legally binding Witness Protection Scheme. This aligns with recent observations from the High Courts and the Supreme Court. According to BNSS Sec 398, each State Government must prepare and notify a Witness Protection Scheme (WPS) to protect witnesses. The criminal procedural framework now includes a new paragraph requiring state governments …

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