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Death Penalty – an agenda for abolition: Yug Mohit Chaudhry

February 16, 2013

This is the audio of the Shahid Azmi Memorial Lecture delivered on 9 February 2013 by YUG MOHIT CHAUDHRY at the Indian Law Institute in Delhi. While the lecture date and topic – death penalty – were scheduled weeks in advance, it co-incidentally happened that Mohd Afzal Guru was hanged on the morning of the lecture. Shahid Azmi was a lawyer in Mumbai. He was 32 when he was shot dead on 11 February 2010.

On Shahid Azmi from Kafila archives:

Previously in Kafila by Yug Mohit Chaudhry:

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More on Afzal Guru from Kafila archives:

2 Comments leave one →
  1. February 16, 2013 1:46 AM

    Reblogged this on Law or Logic.

  2. February 17, 2013 6:21 PM

    Does bringing back the jury system make sense?

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