Supreme Court’s dictum of bail as ‘rule’ and jail as ‘exception’ flouted

Justice Madan B. Lokur pointed at the deed while saying Father Swamy’s death was ‘very unfortunate and tragic’ The Supreme Court’s 1977 dictum that bail is the “rule” and jail the “exception” is more often breached than honoured by the lower courts, legal experts said on the day 84-year-old Father Stan Swamy died in MumbaiContinue reading “Supreme Court’s dictum of bail as ‘rule’ and jail as ‘exception’ flouted”