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Category: Custodial Deaths :: General
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HRC orders probe on custodial torture 26.5.2017 TOI: Thiruvananthapuram
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Two killed in Assam fake encounter, says IG 24.5.2017 Hindu: Other States
Officer says he found it out after making his own ‘discreet’ inquiry; Home Ministry ask D-G of CRPF to submit a report
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Suspected SIMI undertrials in Bhopal jail allege torture, threat to life after encounter of 8 men last year 24.5.2017 India Today| Must Read
Family members of at least 21 undertrials, suspected to be members of SIMI, moved the NHRC, accusing the Bhopal central jail authorities of severe custodial torture.
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Gogoi's Kashmiri human shield to Jadhav: Why international laws matters 23.5.2017 Top Stories
The soldiers tied Dar to the front of their jeep and drove him around the district for several hours
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Chelsea Manning takes 'first steps of freedom', is 'figuring things out' 18.5.2017 DNA: Popular News
Chelsea Manning, the soldier who was sentenced to 35 years in a military prison for giving classified materials to WikiLeaks, said on Wednesday that she's excited about what lies ahead, just hours after she walked free after serving seven years behind bars. "I'm figuring things out right now - which is exciting, awkward, fun, and all new for me," Manning said in an emailed statement. She tweeted a picture of her feet in tennis shoes - with the caption "First steps of freedom!!" - after walking away from the Fort Leavenworth lockup in Kansas. — Chelsea Manning (@xychelsea) May 17, 2017 Manning's immediate plans, including living arrangements, remained unclear. Manning tweeted after then-President Barack Obama granted her clemency in January that she planned to move to Maryland, where she has an aunt. Manning originally comes from Crescent, Oklahoma. "After another anxious four months of waiting, the day has finally arrived," Manning said in Wednesday's statement. "I am looking forward to so much! Whatever ...
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Newly freed Chelsea Manning: 'I'm figuring things out' 18.5.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Newly freed Chelsea Manning: 'I'm figuring things out'
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Gujarat gets four new DGPs 18.5.2017 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
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50-year-old man dies in jail, kin accuse cops of torture 16.5.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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Supreme Court right in convicting Karnan, wrong in gagging him, media 15.5.2017 TOI: India
The legal community is split debating the correctness of procedure followed by the Supreme Court in convicting him, a few complaining that Justice Karnan did not get a proper trial. Viewed from any angle, the case had the trappings of a “hard case making bad law”.
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Meet the hell in helmet 13.5.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
One morning, the doorbell rang and rang. Flustered, I opened it gingerly. Thank god, it was no daytime robber, but my nephew. "Auntie? Please, can I take uncle's helmet for a minute? There are policemen at every corner, and will take me straight to lockup. Please auntie," he requested. "Uncle has not yet bought a helmet," I lied to him — had to, for my husband had come to treasure his helmet like the Kohinoor. Evidently, the youngster saw through me. "Come on, auntie," he chided me, "I saw him with one on just the day before yesterday!" And laughed. I too laughed. "Oh, that? He had borrowed it from the neighbour." "Can you borrow it again, for me, please?" he cajoled. "How can I? That neighbour had borrowed it from his girlfriend, and she, in turn, from her boyfriend, and he from..." I began, but, turning on his heels he left before I could find a suitable ending to my extempore story. "Hey!" I called out from the balcony, "Why don't you demand a helmet along with the varapuja suit, instead of the ...
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Judicial probe into Bettiah court murder begins 13.5.2017 TOI: Patna
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Bettiah killing: Govt learned no lesson? 13.5.2017 TOI: Patna
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UN condemns 'widespread' torture by police in Pak 12.5.2017 TimesOfIndia
A UN committee has condemned the "widespread practice of torture" in Pakistan by police, the military and intelligence agencies in a report published today, and called on Islamabad to implement urgent reforms to the law.
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Youth hangs himself inside Ranchi police lock-up 12.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A youth arrested on petty theft charges committed suicide inside a police lock-up here in Jharkhand on Friday morning, police said.
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Under trial ‘beaten to death’ in Cooch Behar 11.5.2017 Hindu: News
In an alleged case of custodial killing, an under trial prisoner was beaten to death by the authorities of a correctional facility in the Dinahata sub division of Cooch Behar district. The incident c...
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Ex-encounter cop gets advance bail 9.5.2017 TOI: Mumbai
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Gamar’s kin demand CBI probe in custodial death 9.5.2017 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
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Honey trap case: judicial custody extended 9.5.2017 Hindu: Cities
Police said they wanted to record the woman’s voice sample
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Law against torture: being humane 8.5.2017 Hindu: Home
A law against torture should enable ratification of the Convention barring custodial excesses
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Man granted bail after father dies of shock 8.5.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
An undertrial, whose father died of shock after hearing the news of his arrest in an alleged fraud case, has been granted bail by a Delhi court.
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