ACCESS TO JUSTICE – THE DETENTION CAMPS OF ASSAM (PART-2)

The foundations of criminal law jurisprudence mandate that the State must provide legal counsel to an accused-citizen if he or she is not able to afford counsel for the trial. However, the adjudication transpiring within a Foreigners Tribunal is not a criminal trial, and thus the State is under no obligation to provide legal counsel … More ACCESS TO JUSTICE – THE DETENTION CAMPS OF ASSAM (PART-2)