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Section 66A and Other Legal Zombies Active
We first reference the Shreya Singhal ruling and explain these instances of judicial review from an institutional persp...
Section 66A Cases 2016-2018
This data contains two data ranges from online case law databases for the incidence of Section 66A in legal cases. 1) Tabl...
Responding to the Pandemic: Prisons and Overcrowding Active
Research Report - Part 1
The pandemic has led to severe curbs on the rights of prisoners, particularly their communication with families and lawyer...
Research Report - Part 2
A study on prison monitoring in India Active
Key Findings and Recommendations
Brief of The Key Findings and Recommendations from the Report
Research Report - 2016
This report is intended to signal the necessity of obeying the statutory imperative of having an effective, functional and...
Research Report - 2019
This is a second watch report on the functioning of Board of Visitors (BOV) and Non Official Visitors (NOV) in Indian pris...
Status Report on Legal Aid for persons in Custody - Hope Behind Bars Active
Research Report - Volume 1
This report analyses these three regulations in particular. It looks at the delivery of legal aid to accused persons in po...
Research Report - Volume 2
This volume has state summary sheets for 29 states and seven union territories. Each state summary includes three componen...
A report on Foreigners in Indian Prisons - Stangers to Justice Active
This report documents and examines the challenges faced by foreign national prisoners (FNPs) in India. While prisoners, in...
Lost Identity: Transgender Persons in Indian Prisons Active
The recommendations of the report have been finalised through a consultative process with individuals and experts, includi...
Death Penalty in India | Annual Statistics | 2019 ActiveCSV
Data curation methodology
Death Penalty Directory
Consolidated Excel file with relevant links
Justice Under Trial: A Study Of Pre-Trial Detention In India Active
India has one of the highest undertrial populations in the world. As of December 2015, 67% of prisoners in India’s prisons...