Tag: Indian Evidence Act

Apr 09
Admissibility of Tape Recorded Statements as Evidence

Primarily there were only 2 types of evidence, i.e. Oral and documentary in The Indian…

Mar 19
Custodial Torture: A naked violation of human dignity

In this era of globalization, anything that violates human rights is of crucial…

Feb 03
Kerala HC: results of even voluntary narco-analysis & brain mapping tests admissible

Justice Alexandar Thomas of Kerala High Court has held in the case of sister Abhaya, a…

Feb 01
‘Two-Finger Test’ Unconstitutional As Violative Of Woman’s Right To Privacy and Dignity

The Two-Finger Test is a method used by doctors to determine whether a victim is…

Oct 12
Evidence of deaf and dumb Rape victim:Bombay HC

Section 119 of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872 states that a witness who is not able to…

Sep 19
Position of Competency of a Child Witness

In today’s age of nuclear families members of an household are predominantly children,…

Aug 24
Hostile Witness

“I swear to tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth” These words are…

Jul 29
Tackling Crime without Proper Evidence – The Doctrine of Res Gestae

res gestae’ may be defined as those circumstances which are the automatic &…