Q.2 What are the issues with death penalty sentencing in India? What are the steps taken by the Supreme Court to deal with the issue? (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/supreme-court-death-penalty-criminal-justice-7974153/ In the intro, mention the┬áSupreme Court, in Manoj & others v. State of MP, embarked on a significant attempt to reform the administration of the death penalty. In the body, mention the issues such as the crime-centric approach, breaching the framework laid down in the Bachan Singh case, unprincipled sentencing, arbitrariness and … Continue reading Q.2 What are the issues with death penalty sentencing in India? What are the steps taken by the Supreme Court to deal with the issue? (10 Marks)