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Death penalty in India has no clear guidelines, new research reveals

The death-penalty sentencing process in India is broken, and now there is fresh research that reiterates this fact. In pathbreaking work carried out by the National Law University in Delhi, 43 of 60 former judges of India’s Supreme Court interviewed for the research, who had adjudicated 208 death-penalty cases among them between 1975 and 2016, […]