Judging Minorities in Anti-Terror Cases: The Behaviour of India's Supreme Court
30 Pages Posted: 5 Jul 2007
Date Written: May 2007
How have India's Supreme Court judges behaved towards minorities detained under anti-terror laws? Do judges make distinctions between the religious and political affiliations of the accused in anti-terror cases? If so, why, and under what conditions? The paper investigates these questions through a probability analysis of anti-terror cases.
Keywords: judges, terrorism, minorities, India, court
JEL Classification: N45, K40
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