Law and Justice

Amending balance in a high-trapeze act

September 22, 2014
Ahmed Shafee
Amending balance in a high-trapeze act

One of my favourite TV channels was c-SPAN, which unfortunately my cable company does not provide any more. I could watch important US Senate Committee
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Posted in Law and Justice | 3 Comments »

Section 164

September 8, 2014
Ahmed Shafee
Section 164

“I have explained to (name) that he is not bound to make a confession and that, if he does so, any confession he may make may be used as evidence
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Posted in Human Rights, Law and Justice | 5 Comments »

RAB, writ and nuisance

May 21, 2014
Afsan Chowdhury
RAB, writ and nuisance

Does it really matter if the alleged RAB officials arrested for Narayanganj 7-murder case are tried, convicted and punished? The damage done to a variety of institutions
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Posted in Crime, Law and Justice | 7 Comments »

After Narayanganj

May 16, 2014
Syed Bashir
After Narayanganj

When men in uniform start killing those they are supposed to protect, it becomes a cause for national worry.
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Posted in Crime, Law and Justice | 16 Comments »

Maya must go now

Maya must go now

Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya has issued a statement, using his ministerial letterhead, claiming none of his family had any role in the crime
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Posted in Crime, Law and Justice, Politics | 21 Comments »

When does one need “a bit of crossfire”?

March 11, 2014
Afsan Chowdhury
When does one need “a bit of crossfire”?

I think they need it now. Everyone needs it because killing one’s enemy without any trial is one of the most convenient things that law and order regimes have invented.
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Posted in Law and Justice, Terrorism | 11 Comments »

When blackmailing works

October 6, 2013
Afsan Chowdhury
When blackmailing works

The government backed down and gave in to the demands of the protesting pharmacy owners in an effort to show that the authorities
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Posted in Education, Health, Law and Justice, Politics, Shahbagh Movement, Student Politics, Violence | 30 Comments »

No one killed Felani

September 14, 2013
Israfil Khosru
No one killed Felani

As I opened the morning paper on Saturday the 7th, among other headlines there was one in particular which announced, much to my incredulity
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Posted in Bi-lateral Issue, Law and Justice | 8 Comments »

Fear and loathing on the Border

September 11, 2013
Jyoti Omi Chowdhury
Fear and loathing on the Border

It took only a few seconds for Amiya Ghosh to shoot a 15-year-old girl, Felani who was crossing over a border fence. It took four hours
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Posted in Bi-lateral Issue, Human Rights, Law and Justice | 18 Comments »

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