Legal experts

'Oscar Pistorius unlikely to serve out full five-year jail term'

'Oscar Pistorius unlikely to serve out full five-year jail term'

 Blade runner Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to serve the full five-year jail term after he was found guilty of culpable homicide for killing his girlfriend last year, legal experts said on Tuesday.

Oct 21, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

SC verdict may come up for review: Legal experts

Legal experts on Thursday hailed the spirit of the Supreme Court verdict barring jailed people from contesting elections but said it may come up for review.

Jul 11, 2013, 22:31 PM IST

Constitutionally mandated regulator suggested for media

Mediapersons, legal experts and civil society have suggested setting up of a constitutionally mandated regulator to check "misuse & abuse" of media.

Jan 16, 2013, 00:08 AM IST

Delhi gang-rape: Victim’s statement to act as crucial dying declaration?

Although the gang-rape victim is now resting in peace but her statement can play a crucial role in the form of a dying declaration in the case to nail the six accused involved in this heinous crime.

Dec 31, 2012, 14:38 PM IST

Indian legal experts extend Pakistan visit

A team of Indian legal experts has extended its visit to Pakistan till Monday in a bid to finalise the terms of reference of a judicial commission.

Dec 23, 2012, 15:20 PM IST

Legal experts in Nepal object to changes in judicial system

Legal experts in Nepal have objected to the proposals by the Constituent Assembly`s committee on Judicial System, saying if included in the Constitution, they will impair "judicial independence".

Sep 12, 2009, 17:56 PM IST