Dr Ashwani Kumar

The writer, a former union law minister, is a senior advocate in the Supreme Court. Views expressed are his own.

Dear prime minister, we must enact
Wed, Mar 14, 2018

To live up to constitutional values, commitments made in international fora, India needs standalone legislation against custodial torture.

Evidence vs perception
Tue, Dec 26, 2017

The 2G verdict asserts inviolability of procedural justice and is a triumph for principles of fair trial.

Failing the fairness test
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

The legality of Manmohan's summoning order will be tested on the touchstones of our constitutional and criminal jurisprudence.