The Supreme Court on Friday ordered release of all undertrial prisoners who have spent half of the maximum sentence prescribed for the offences they are charged with, bringing much needed relief to poor people who are languishing in jails as they are not able to pay sureties and bail bond to get out of jail.
Irked by the Allahabad High
Court`s "casual approach" in acquitting a man charged with
rape and kidnapping, the Supreme Court has observed that
criminal justice system is "not working" properly in the