Publications


March 04, 2016

Reader on women and children in custody

Capacity Building  

March 04, 2016

Reader on Legal Aid

Capacity Building

March 04, 2016

Reader on Bail & Bond

Capacity Building

March 04, 2016

Reader on Arrest & Remand

Capacity Building

March 04, 2016

Guidebook for Prison Visitors 2016 - Hindi

Capacity Building and Prison Visiting System

March 03, 2016

CHRI submission to Prime Minister of Sri Lanka on the Draft RTI Bill

March 03, 2016

CHRI submission to Attorney General of Sri Lanka on the Draft RTI Bill

February 28, 2016

Guidebook for Prison Visitors English

February 24, 2016

Searching for a Lost Democracy: A Fact Finding Mission Report on the Maldives

The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) undertook a fact-finding mission to the Maldives on November 22–26, 2015. The fact-finding was prompted by grave concerns regarding the protection of human rights, democracy and the rule of law in the Maldives.

January 29, 2016

Arrest Memos: A Study on Requirements and Compliance in Rajasthan and West Bengal

This study examines adherence to Section 41B(b) of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 in the two states of Rajasthan and West Bengal. It explains the larger legal framework and provides an overview of police compliance, judicial scrutiny, and the availability and quality of procedural guidance issued by police departments on how best to comply with Section 41B(b).