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17 Sep 2017 Andhra Pradesh Police Abducted, Tortured and Killed 20 Poor Tamil Labourers Legal India

From the 7th April, the media started to carry reports that 20 men from Tamil Nadu had been killed earlier that day in an encounter in the Seshachalam forest in Andhra Pradesh, where, according to the State police, they were...

14 Feb 2017 A Case Study on the Torture and Death of Karuppi Legal A Decade to Justice

A Case Study on the Torture and Death of Karuppi Paramakudi, Ramnad District, Tamil Nadu November 25 th , 2002-February 14 th , 2013 Submitted by: A. Ted Samuel On February 14th, 2013, the Principal District and Sessions Court of...

25 Jan 2017 People’s Watch Calls For Action Against Forest Officials Who Sexually Harassed Six Tribal Women and A Minor Fact Finding People's Watch

On the 16th of July, 2016, six tribal women and a twelve-year-old girl were sexually harassed by a group of forest officials in the Cumbum reserve forest near Theni. The women and the girl were a part of a twelve-member...

23 Jan 2017 'Public Inquest' into cases of human rights violations by the Tamil Nadu police during and after pro-Jallikattu protest Fact Finding Interim Report

This report contains details gathered by a ‘high-level’ fact-finding team on the pro- Jallikattu protests and the violence unleashed by the police against the protesters and bystanders. We, at People’s Watch, launched a high-level public inquest into allegations by several...

19 Jan 2017 Case of Mr. G.Praveen son of Ganesan Legal Austinpatti, Madurai

W.P.(MD) No.996/2016 before the Hon. Madurai Bench of Madras High Court . Case of one Mr. G.Praveen son of Ganesan a Student discontinued his studies from the Institute, seeking legal Assistant to get back his Original certificates such as 10...

5 Jan 2017 Illegal Detention and Torture Of 14 Kurava Community Members For 63 Days In Kanyakumari Fact Finding People's Watch

Fourteen members of the nomadic Kurava community from Mottamalai, near Thirumangalam near Madurai went to Mandaikadu in Kanyakumari District to find jobs. There were five men, four women and five children. Once they reached Mandaikadu, the group sought permission from...

20 Sep 2016 Angammal’s Legal Struggle - A Case of Custodial Violence and Torture Legal Usilampatti, Madurai

Angammal Vs State Represented by on 20 September, 2016 BEFORE THE MADURAI BENCH OF MADRAS HIGH COURT DATED: 20.09.2016 CORAM THE HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE S.NAGAMUTHU AND THE HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE M.V.MURALIDARAN CRIMINAL APPEAL (MD).No. 207 of 2013 Angammal: Appellant Vs. 1.State represented...

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7 May 2015 Chittoor Encounter Killings - Fact Finding Report Fact Finding

Andhra Pradesh Police Abducted, Tortured and Killed 20 Poor Tamil Labourers A case of 20 abductions, torture, extra judicial killing and causing disappearance of evidence of offence by AP Red Sanders Anti-Smuggling STF & Police and forest department

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