Follow Us:
Friday, September 24, 2021

UAPA cases


It's time victims of UAPA demanded restitution, justice

July 14, 2021 8:56 am

Chander Uday Singh writes: Such proceedings represent the only means of combating the culture of impunity that allows investigating agencies to knowingly load on palpably frivolous, even demonstrably false, charges of UAPA or sedition.

When UPA defended UAPA’s stringent bail rule: ‘nothing unusual’

July 07, 2021 12:45 pm

That very same “draconian” law and its stringent provision for bail were strongly defended by the Congress-led UPA government and its then Home Minister P Chidambaram.

Why recent judgments in UAPA cases represent limited victory

June 22, 2021 8:39 am

Radhika Chitkara, Vikas Kumar write: They could strengthen the struggle against the draconian law, but access to judiciary remains restricted for thousands incarcerated under it.

Supreme Court upholds bail to UAPA accused in palm-chopping case

February 02, 2021 1:18 am

The case relates to the chopping of the palm of T J Joseph, a professor at the Newman College in Thodupuzha, by Popular Front of India activists allegedly incensed over a question paper set by him.