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The Right to Private Defence in India

The Right to Private Defence in India

No act is an offense if it is done in the exercise of the right of private defense. Making use of force for the purpose of protecting one’s person or property is what we call acting in private defense. This right to protect oneself from physical harm is one of the basic rights recognized by…

Defence of Insanity: Section 84 IPC

Defence of Insanity: Section 84 IPC

The responsibility that individuals take becomes a liability in law. This concept of responsibility forms the basis from where we derive our rights and duties to live life freely and with parallel accountability. It forms the basis for all the codes and statutes which define our rights and also giving the appropriate punishments for breach…