The essence of democracy (The Hindu)


Gopalkrishna Gandhi What does Sir William Garrow (1760-1840) have to do with the elections now under way in India? The well-known and much-invoked phrase “innocent until proven guilty” was coined by that British barrister in the course of a 1791 trial at the Old Bailey. He turned the tables on legal practice at that trial…


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Updated: May 5, 2019 — 10:55 AM