Blog by Niti Manthan
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Mens rea is basically the crux of the criminal act. And if it is not present, no one could be punished because he is innocent. Defenses are available so as no injustice could be done to the faultless person, undoubtedly, these are different in each case. Insanity, Infancy and Intoxication are basic defenses which would be further discussed in the following article.
This article delves into finding how a rise in encounter killings has emerged as a result as well as a consequence of the erosion of credibility of the criminal justice system.
The effect of crime on the people can be extreme. Victims experience the ill effects of physical and mental harms. Witnesses or their families are exploited, and even their lives are threatened. There ought to be incentives by judicial system for securing such individuals