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An indictment of terror trials

Mayur R Suresh's book delves into the myriad ways terror accused and the justice system interact in a trial, and is replete with stories of human foibles, quirks, unlikely friendships, and anxiety

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Terror Trials: Life and Law in Delhi’s Courts

Jayant Tripathi
Terror Trials: Life and Law in Delhi’s Courts
Author: Mayur R Suresh
Publisher: Orient Blackswan
Pages: 255
Price: Rs 1,135

“Law” exists on so many different planes that necessarily intersect with each other — there is law as a moral force; law as a philosophical construct with its myriad theories; law as it ought to be when the legislating body debates on how to formulate the words of the law; law as it is eventually formulated and enacted by a legislating body, which is the law we, as ordinary citizens, recognise as “the law”.
 
And then there is law as it is actually implemented

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First Published: Mar 29 2023 | 10:39 PM IST

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