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Voices for Custodial Justice Newsletter – March 2017 Issue

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Consultation for fine-tuning the Police (Reforms) Act 2013

                      West Regional Consultation for fine-tuning the draft Model Police Act as an alternate to                                The Tamil Nadu Police (Reforms) Act 2013                 …

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Are our prisons safe places?

Our Prisons are Safe Place? Adv. Vijayashankar (Sr Coordinator, HRF) shared his views in Nenju Porukkuthillaye TV Show on Kalaignar TV to watch…    

National Consultation on issues & challenges in Custodial Justice

                                                                     Access to Justice                             National Consultation on issues & challenges in Custodial Justice                                                            & Criminal Justice System ‘National Consultation on Custodial Justice’ was held on Saturday 12 November 2016 in …

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Voices for Custodial Justice Newsletter – September 2016 issue

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Fact finding on Ramkumar’s suicide death in Puzhal Prison

The alleged suicide of murder suspect P.Ramkumar in the high security Puzhal Central Prison in Chennai on 18 September 2016 has given rise to many questions and doubts. The prison authorities claim that Ramkumar took his life by biting a live wire from a switch board inside the prison. His relatives and lawyers claim that …

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South Regional Consultation on the necessity to amend The Tamil Nadu Police (Reforms) Act 2013

South Regional Consultation on the necessity to amend The Tamil Nadu Police (Reforms) Act 2013 held on Wednesday, 7th September 2016 at Tirunelveli. It was jointly organised by Human Rights Advocacy and Research Foundation, Vaanmugil and Campaign for Custodial Justice and Abolition of Torture. It was agreed by the participants that: Basic features of the …

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Voices for custodial justice newsletter June 2016

Voices for custodial justice newsletter June 2016

Fact Finding: Death of Shameel Basha

Fact Finding Investigation into the Death of Shameel Basha due to Illegal detention and Torture by Pallikonda Police station Officials, Vellore District on 26th June 2015. Fact finding Investigation conducted on 1st July 2015. Sameel Basha (age 26) S/o Shajahaan, was kept in illegal detention and tortured by Pallikonda Police station policemen from 15th to …

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Voices for custodial justice newsletter -July 2015 issue

Voices for custodial justice newsletter -July 2015 issue

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