The Digest contains the entire case law of the Supreme Court from 1950 to 2019 on the three most vital aspects of criminal jurisprudence, namely, Bail, Anticipatory Bail, and Quashment.
The digest has carefully considered all cases on the subject under the following provisions:
Main CrPC provisions relating to Bail, Anticipatory Bail and Quashment i.e. Ss. 437 to 439 and 482, CrPC
Allied CrPC provisions on the subject such as S. 167 CrPC, etc.
Special Bail provisions under NDPS Act, TADA, POTA, FERA, etc.
A special feature is the inclusion of the complete text of the two leading judgments on the subject, namely 1)Shri Gurbaksh Singh Sibia v. the State of Punjab, (1980) 2 SCC 565 and 2)Siddharam Satlingappa Mhetre v. the State of Maharashtra, (2011) 1 SCC 694.
With the publication of the update volume 2 of this Digest, the Supreme Court case law is now updated up to 2019*.
The digest is conceived and designed to help in finding out the relevant cases swiftly and easily. The rulings on the subject have been painstakingly extracted by the authors and arranged systematically under both topic and statutory headings, interconnected by a well-planned cross-reference system supported by synopses for quick reference. Another useful feature of this Digest is that besides using the topic and statute approach, it is also possible to do a search through the Table of Cases Digested.
Also, cross-citation, annotations, Coram details, editorial notes and comments are included in the digest.
This systematic and comprehensive two volumes digest will be of immense use for the judiciary, legal professionals, and members of the Bench.
*The case-law in this Digest is covered from 1950 to (2019) 2 SCC including (2010) 13 & 14 SCC.