PMLA violative of accused’s right to defend himself, impinges Article 21: Kapil Sibal to Supreme Court

Sibal further submitted that PMLA is being applied to ordinary crimes in deviation from the object of the statute which was to address funding of terrorist activities using money from drug trafficking.
PMLA violative of accused’s right to defend himself, impinges Article 21: Kapil Sibal to Supreme Court
Supreme Court, PMLA

Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002 (PMLA) does not afford an accused person adequate opportunity to defend himself and is violative of Article 21 of the Constitution, Senior Counsel Kapil Sibal told the Supreme Court on Wednesday (Vijay Madanlal Choudhary v. Union of India).

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