More Details about Durga Das Basu Criminal Procedure Code 1973 2 Vols 4Edition

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Author(s)Durga Das Basu
PublisherLexis Nexis
BindingHard Cover
Publish YearJanuary 2010


The present edition is an analytical commentary on the basic principles of criminal procedure. This book highlights topical issues such as plea bargaining, fair trial, proportionate punishment, bail and release on probation. The commentary has been presented in a clear and systematic method. This commentary on the Criminal Procedure Code of 1973, maintains the style and originality of the work done by Acharya Dr. Durga Das Basu in the third edition with latest amendments and decisions added. The fourth edition has been thoroughly revised and at places even re-written in the light of statutory amendments and plethora of cases that have emerged during the last 14 years. The impact of changes brought about by the Cr PC (Amendment) Act, 2008 (Act No. 5 of 2009), Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2005 (2 of 2006), Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act of 2005 (25 of 2005), along with amendments made by the Information Technology Act, 2008 (10 of 2009) (w.e.f. 27.10.2009) has been examined wherever required and discussed at length in this revised work. State Amendments have been incorporated under appropriate sections in the body of the book.