Prateek Joinwal

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Defining the Contours of the Right to Legal Counsel in India

By |2020-08-15T16:44:44+05:30July 31st, 2020|Access to Justice, Constitution of India, Criminal Law|

Editor’s Note: In this post, Prateek Joinwal* examines the right to legal counsel in India. After drawing parallels with American jurisprudence, he concludes that this right is a “limited right” in India, and proceeds to examine the ramifications of the same.  Introduction In a country like ours, which celebrates H.L. Packer’s ‘due process’ model of [...]