Articles, Human Rights

The Forgotten Human Rights of Prisoners in India

-By Shivam Tripathi* The Indian criminal justice system has undergone drastic changes in the last few decades, and the old idea of deterrence has evolved towards a more reformative approach to incarceration that addresses human rights and reinsertion into society. Indian prisons are governed both by central and state legislation, namely The Prisons Act of… Continue reading The Forgotten Human Rights of Prisoners in India