Determination of grand jury in indictment
What does a grand jury determine in indictment?
By  Esha Dhir  |  08 Aug 2016  |  Upvotes: 0  | 

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Tushar Bhargava

India does not follow jury system any more. In India, the police are empowered to start investigating a cognisable offense. The complaint is considered merely an accusation. However, in both cognisable and non-cognisable offenses, the trial starts only with the "Framing of Charges". The trial court does not proceed with the trial if the evidence is insufficient to make out a charge.

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