Effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on criminal procedure

Anurag Shah, Aesha, Puthran, Gayatri and Tomar, Shourya (2020) Effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on criminal procedure. Lex Humanitariae: Journal for a Change, 1 (13). pp. 287-291. ISSN 2582-5216

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This paper discusses the impact of COVID-19 and the lockdown on different stages of criminal trials including registrations of FIR’s, investigation, bail and court proceedings. The implication and viability of virtual proceedings in criminal cases are also discussed, along with measures to ensure a fair trial even in these extenuating circumstances

Item Type: Article
Keywords: COVID-19 | Coronavirus |Criminal trials - lockdown effects
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Law and Legal Studies
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Amees Mohammad
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2022 16:09
Last Modified: 26 Mar 2022 16:09
URI: https://pure.jgu.edu.in/id/eprint/1855


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