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1. INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY
2. BACKGROUND
2.1 POLITICAL BACKGROUND
3. PSA VIOLATES INDIA’S INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LEGAL OBLIGATIONS
3.1 VIOLATIONS OF THE PRINCIPLE OF LEGALITY
3.2 DELAYED AND SECRET REASONS FOR DETENTION
3.3 NO ACCESS TO JUDICIAL AUTHORITY
3.4 RESTRICTIONS ON ACCESS TO LEGAL COUNSEL
3.5 INDEFINITE DETENTION OF FOREIGN NATIONALS
3.6 IMMUNITY OF OFFICIALS FROM PROSECUTION
4.2 TORTURE DURING INTERROGATION AND COERCED CONFESSION
4.3 DETENTION WITHOUT ANY LEGAL BASIS
4.4 LACK OF INFORMATION AND ACCESS TO FAMILY
4.5 FAILURES OF THE EXECUTIVE DETAINING AUTHORITY
4.6 DETENTION ON VAGUE AND GENERAL GROUNDS
4.7 RISK OF FABRICATED GROUNDS OF DETENTION
4.8 ILL-TREATMENT AND CONDITIONS IN PRISON
5. DETENTION FOR POLITICAL ACTIVISM
5.1 DETENTION OF POLITICAL LEADERS
5.2 DETENTION OF ‘STONE PELTERS’
5.3 DETENTION OF BAR ASSOCIATION LAWYERS
6. AN ‘INFORMAL’ CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
6.1 PSA DETENTION INSTEAD OF CRIMINAL CHARGE
6.2 PSA DETENTIONS AND CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS IN PARALLEL
6.3 CONTINUED PSA DETENTION DESPITE ACQUITTAL OR BAIL
6.4 REPEAT AND SUCCESSIVE DETENTION ORDERS
6.5 REVOLVING DOOR DETENTIONS
7. BARRIERS TO JUSTICE
7.1 THE LIMITS OF HABEAS CORPUS AND THE HIGH COURT
7.2 RIGHT TO COMPENSATION
8. CONCLUSION
RECOMMENDATIONS
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Published by: محمد ارشاد شاہ on Apr 26, 2011
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